Bethany Garnand garnered a couple of prestigious awards at Smithsburg High School this spring.
First, she graduated as the valedictorian as the top student in her class.
Then she received the Charles Summers Award at the Smithsburg High School sports banquet.
The award is given to one male and one female student-athlete who have played the same sport for two consecutive years with the highest grade-point average in the senior class.
She is the daughter of Ralph and Tammi Garnand.
She plans to attend Lycoming College in Williamsport, Pa., to pursue a degree in biology with a concentration in pre-med.