SMITHSBURG -- Mitchell Belella of Smithsburg has received a $1,500 scholarship from Delcan Corp.
This is the second Delcan scholarship Belella has received.
Belella is a sophomore at McDaniel College who is pursuing a bachelor of science degree in business administration. He maintained a 3.06 grade-point average in his freshman year while he competed for the college in varsity basketball.
Belella, a St. Maria Goretti High School graduate, spent his first summer in college as a camp counselor passing on his knowledge of basketball to participants at the Mid-Maryland Sports Camp.
In addition to maintaining his grade-point average and competing in basketball, he also participated in the annual CROP walk to raise funds to help relieve hunger.