Carissa Dock of Waconia High School and Joe Esenther of Holy Family Catholic High School were selected as the 2016 Twin Cities In Motion College Scholarship recipients.
Dock earned a 4.0 GPA, logged 510 hours of community
service and volunteer work, and was a team captain of
her cross country and track and field teams. A talented dancer, she has
performed in the Nutcracker with a professional dance company. An
All-American track and field athlete at both USATF and AAU Junior Olympics, she plans to attend the University of Minnesota and pursue degrees in Biomedical
Engineering and Spanish with a goal of becoming an orthopedic surgeon.
Esenther has a 3.8 GPA, and 450 hours of community service and volunteer work. He's a team captain of his cross country team. Fascinated by photography from the age of three,Esenther is the cofounder of Midwestern Life Photography. A three-time State Cross Country Meet qualifier, he plans to major in Engineering and Photography at Montana State University.