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National Latin Exam Awards

National Latin Exam

Congratulations to the following students, who have been recognized for their performance on the National Latin Exam:

Form II

Gold Summa Cum Laude
James Blaylock
Nicholas Blessing
Luke Braby
Joe Brady
Carson Brame
Quinn Callahan
Thomas De Wolff
Charles Ferrick
Sean Haldaman
Isaac Higo
Agustin Kokenge
Ben Maynard
Charles McEnery
Christian McKee
Zachary Mella
Kevin Miller
Sean Moen
Nick Murphy
Luke Parent
Adam Saleh
Giuseppe Schifano
Matthew Sinclair
Michael Spencer
Harry Thome
Cole Trautman
Peter Weaver

Silver Maxima Cum Laude
Ian Crossey
John Cunningham
Jacob Dimitroff
Spencer Dohr
Ryan Farley
Ben Glarner
Joseph Hunt
Tyler Lane
Alex Logusch
Thommy Messmer
Thomas Mooney
Alexander Ojascastro
Michael O’Sullivan
William Rourke
Thomas Spellman
Cooper Tull
Michael Von Rohr
Christian Wagner
Alex Wasinger

Magna Cum Laude
William Eiseman
Luke Kraemer
Zack Mattie
Ram Sundaram
John Wagner

Cum Laude
Lucas Bagwell
Kyle Brennan
Dominic Kraus
Michael Martin
Peter Stange
Paul Villa

Form III

Gold Summa Cum Laude
Drew Ahlering
Preston Antes
Carl Azrak
Jake Buganski
Matthew Capps
Patrick Carr
Wilmsen Craig
Sean Dolan
Connor Hanzlik
Seungkwon Hwang
Anthony Jones
Dominic Lloyd
Brandon Miles
William Mohrmann
Duncan Phillips
Joseph Pollnow
Louis Rolwes
Clayton Salvatori
Mark Shallenberger
Jacob Sowers
John Paul Spellmeyer
William Todt
Adam Urish
Joseph Weaver

Silver Maxima Cum Laude
Connor Funk
Joseph Gioia
Jacob Huang
Andrew Johnson
Ian Newman
Stephen Rashford
Henry Strasheim
Cullen Trout
David Villarreal

Magna Cum Laude
Jacob Conard
John Flavin
Kevin Flores
Patrick Lavallee

Cum Laude
Thomas Clear
Chris Friemel
Gulshan Kodwani
John Krewet
Greg L’Hommedieu
Jacob Mercer
Michael Morgenthaler
Domenick Palmer
Will Sandifer
Drew Stein

Form IV

Gold Summa Cum Laude
Charlie Berns
Joseph Braby
Elias Chahoud
James Coyle
Jacob Deschler
John Eppolito
Adrian Fedorko
Robert Frei
Austin Hillebrandt
Sohan Kancherla
Brian Koch
Franklin Kostecki
Peter Kraemer
Sanjay Mandava
Joseph Mathis
Anthony O’Sullivan
Jacob Schlattman
Walker Vonderhaar
Jack Wagner
Brandon Wu

Silver Maxima Cum Laude
Nathan Abad
Anthony Berni
Alex Figueras
Chris Hulett
Alexander McAuliffe
Brett Phelan
Andrew Thomas
Daniel Willman

Magna Cum Laude
Jacob Cichelero
James Dimitroff
James O’Brien

Cum Laude
Joseph Brannan
Nathaniel Rachford

Form V

Gold Summa Cum Laude
Alex Mellas
James Orme-Rogers
John Pruett

Silver Maxima Cum Laude
Peter Hedlesky
Agampreet Saluja

“Listen carefully, my son, to the master’s instructions, and attend to them with the ear of your heart.”

Prologue, 1

“This is advice from a father who loves you; welcome it, and faithfully put it into practice.”

Prologue, 1

“First of all, every time you begin a good work, you must pray to him most earnestly to bring it to perfection.”

Prologue, 4

“If you desire true and eternal life, keep your tongue free from vicious talk and your lips from all deceit; turn away from evil and do good; let peace be your quest and aim. (Ps 33[34]:13)”

Prologue, 17

“Clothed then with faith and the performance of good works, let us set out on this way, with the Gospel for our guide, that we may deserve to see him who has called us to his kingdom (1 Thess 2:12).”

Prologue, 21

“If we wish to dwell in the tent of this kingdom, we will never arrive unless we run there by doing good deeds.”

Prologue, 22

“What is not possible to us by nature, let us ask the Lord to supply by the help of his grace.”

Prologue, 41

“Therefore, we intend to establish a school for the Lord’s service.”

Prologue, 45

“The good of all concerned, however, may prompt us to a little strictness in order to amend faults and to safeguard love.”

Prologue, 47

“The reason why we have said all should be called for counsel is that the Lord often reveals what is better to the younger.”

Chapter 3, 3

“Your way of acting should be different from the world’s way; the love of Christ must come before all else.”

Chapter 4, 20-21

“Never give a hollow greeting of peace or turn away when someone needs your love.” –Chapter 4, 25-26

“Bind yourself to no oath lest it prove false, but speak the truth with heart and tongue.”

Chapter 4, 27-28

“Place your hope in God alone.”

Chapter 4, 41

“Respect the elders and love the young.”

Chapter 4, 70-71

“Pray for your enemies out of love for Christ. “

Chapter 4, 72

“If you have a dispute with someone, make peace with him before the sun goes down.”

Chapter 4, 73

“The first step of humility is unhesitating obedience, which comes naturally to those who cherish Christ above all.”

Chapter 5, 1-2

“Speaking and teaching are the master’s task; the disciple is to be silent and listen.”

Chapter 6, 6

“The first step of humility, then, is that a man keeps the fear of God always before his eyes (PS 35[36]:2) and never forgets it.”

Chapter 7, 10

“Let us consider, then, how we ought to behave in the presence of God and his angels, and let us stand to sing the psalms in such a way that our minds are in harmony with our voices.”

Chapter 19, 6-7

“On arising for the Work of God, they will quietly encourage each other, for the sleepy like to make excuses.”

Chapter 22, 8

“Every age and level of understanding should receive appropriate treatment.”

Chapter 30, 1

“Above all, let him be humble. If goods are not available to meet a request, he will offer a kind word in reply, for it is written: A kind word is better than the best gift (Sir 18:17).”

Chapter 31, 13-14

“Let all the rest serve one another in love.”

Chapter 35, 6

“Indeed, nothing is to be preferred to the Work of God.”

Chapter 43, 3

“Idleness is the enemy of the soul. Therefore, the brothers should have specified periods for manual labor as well as for prayerful reading.”

Chapter 48, 1

“The life of a monk ought to be a continuous Lent.”

Chapter 49, 1

“All guests who present themselves are to be welcomed as Christ, for he himself will say: I was a stranger and you welcomed me (Matt 25:35).”

Chapter 53, 1

“Proper honor must be shown to all, especially to those who share our faith (Gal 6:10) and to pilgrims.”

Chapter 53, 2

“(B)ecause wherever we may be, we are in the service of the same Lord and doing battle for the same King.”

Chapter 61, 10

They should each try to be the first to show respect to the other (Rom 12:10).”

Chapter 63, 17

“We wish this rule to be read often in the community, so that none of the brothers can offer the excuse of ignorance.”

Chapter 66, 8

“Trusting in God’s help, he must in love obey.”

Chapter 68, 5

Never to do another what you do not want done to yourself (Tob 4:16).”

Chapter 70, 7

“No one is to pursue what he judges better for himself, but instead, what he judges better for someone else.”

Chapter 72, 7

“Let them prefer nothing whatever to Christ, and may he bring us all together to everlasting life.”

Chapter 72, 11-12

“What page, what passage of the inspired books of the Old and New Testaments is not the truest of guides for human life?”

Chapter 73, 3

“What book of the holy catholic Fathers does not resoundingly summon us along the true way to reach the Creator?”

Chapter 73, 4


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