Mount Carmel Area Junior High Pride Award winners for the month of March have been announced.

Seventh-grade winner is Madeliene Lyash, a daughter of Kevin and Eve Lyash, of Mount Carmel. Lyash is a previous Elks student of the month, a member of Who's Who among middle school students, a distinguished honor roll student and placed second in the regional computer fair in graphic design. Lyash is also a winner of the MCA Sesquicentennial slogan contest. She participates in Relay for Life, MCA "Just Gotta Cheer" cheerleading clinic and Project Ties. Her interests include drawing, scrapbooking, listening to music and spending time with friends.

Eighth-grade winner is Tyler Danilowicz, who resides in Mount Carmel with his parents Steve and Jennifer Rodguez. Some of his hobbies are playing video games and hanging out with friends and family. Danilowicz is a member of the percussion section in the junior high band and his favorite subject is geography.