WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — The Class of 2019’s top 5 percent were recognized tonight during the fifth annual Top Hat Dinner held at the Genetti Hotel. Eighteen seniors were celebrated for their academic excellence, as well as their selected faculty honorees who influenced and inspired that success.  

The following students were honored: Desiree Aversa, Ty Baker, Sydney Bruno, JR Confair, Kayleigh Early, Liam Ferry, Alexis Griess, Derek Lewis, Madison Marchese, Katie Meale, Alicia Meyer, Sarah Niklaus, Rachel Pardee, Damien Reese, Gianna Rizzo, Grace Savage, Simon Wallace, and Kira Winter.

The following faculty honorees were: Christine Butler, Seth Decker, Jennifer Flint, Larry Flint, Becky Hutchinson, Todd Kendall, Amy Mahon, Craig Niklaus, Andrew Paulhamus, Matthew Radspinner, Tanya Swink, Janine Randall and Kevin Werner.

The event was sponsored by the Williamsport Area School District Education Foundation and the Genetti Hotel.