Sandstone Society awards scholarship to Medina grad
MEDINA – Medina High School graduate Nathan Sherman of Medina is the 2020 recipient of the fifth annual John Ryan Scholarship.
The scholarship is a $1,000 award presented annually by the Medina Sandstone Society in conjunction with the Medina High School History Department.
Nathan won the scholarship for preparing a power point presentation and filming a video on the topic “How My Life has Been Impacted by Covid-19.”
A son of Jon and Marguerite Sherman, Nathan plans to attend Canisius College in the fall to pursue a degree in biochemistry, while playing baseball for the Golden Griffins.
The scholarship is named after John Ryan, a Shelby resident who started the first sandstone quarry in Orleans County. Ryan Road, west of South Gravel Road in Shelby, is named for John Ryan.