The Yorkville American Legion Auxiliary Unit 489 recently announced the winner of the 2019 Gold Star Member Scholarship in the current college student category. Haley Middendorf of Yorkville was named the recipient.
Middendorf is a graduate of Yorkville High School. She is a member of Baja SAE, Society of Women Engineers, American Society of Mechanical Engineers and Illini Pride. She currently is attending the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign majoring in mechanical engineering.
Middendorf is the daughter of Wayland and Michelle Middendorf of Yorkville.