Ward Melville Senior Named News 12 Scholar-Athlete

Ward Melville Senior Named News 12 Scholar-Athlete
In recognition of her dedication to her academics and athletic interests, Ward Melville High School senior Ellen Li has been named a News 12 Scholar-Athlete Award winner.

The program, sponsored by the Bethpage Federal Credit Union, recognizes student-athletes who go above and beyond in their high school and community. Ellen is a four-year member of the high school’s volleyball program, has been named to the All-County team, was recognized as the League I defensive player of the year and received the Exceptional Senior Award. At Ward Melville she also serves as the secretary of the math team.

For this honor, Ellen received a $1,000 scholarship. She will attend Brown University in the fall.