The Hopewell Valley Soccer Association has honored three Hopewell Valley Central High School graduates with scholarships.

The three soccer stars to receive scholarships are Luke Tartaglia, Erik Sawicki and Ava Tillman of the Class of 2019. Tartaglia will attend Bucknell University in the fall. Sawicki plans to attend Rutgers University, and Tillman is set to enroll at Amherst College.

Hopewell Valley Soccer Association 2019 scholarship recipients Luke Tartaglia, Erik Sawicki and Ava Tillman.

According to a media release from the HVSA, each was awarded a $1,500 scholarship “for their superior soccer experiences, community service and academic performance.”

HVSA awards scholarships every year to graduating seniors from the greater Hopewell Valley community who have participated in HVSA programs. More about HVSA is available online.