Thursday, 30 June 2022 13:24

Prestigious Yaddo Award Given to Two SSHS Grads

Prestigious Yaddo Award Given to Two SSHS Grads

SARATOGA SPRINGS — To show their appreciation for the Saratoga Springs community, Katrina Trask, a writer and wife of financier Spencer Trask, began a tradition in 1912 of presenting the Yaddo Medal, crafted by Tiffany & Company, to a young man and young woman in the graduating class at Saratoga Springs High School who demonstrate outstanding academic achievement and character. 110 years later, the tradition continues. This year, the two recipients joining the illustrious group of past winners are Saratoga Springs High School seniors Elle Wilcox and Adam Mancini.

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