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Sussex Academy's Isabella Kwan receives college scholarship

Delaware News Desk
Milford Beacon
Milford Beacon

The Delaware Women’s Alliance for Sports and Fitness Inc. awarded Sussex Academy senior Isabella Kwan the Dr. Michael J. Axe/First State Orthopedics College Scholarship.

The one-time, $500 scholarship is awarded annually to one northern and one southern Delaware high school senior athlete. The scholarship is made to a female graduating senior who has made a significant contribution to varsity athletics during her high school career.

Kwan’s athletic history at Sussex Academy includes lacrosse, field hockey and basketball.

As a member of the lacrosse team, Kwan’s honors include Academic All-Henlopen Conference 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19 and 2019-20; a straight-A student during sport season, 2019-20; second team All Henlopen Conference, 2016-17; first team All Henlopen Conference, 2017-18, 2018-19; lacrosse varsity letter winner, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20; Delaware Interscholastic Athletic Association Student-Athlete Award, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20; and Sussex Academy Most Valuable Lacrosse Player, 2019.

In field hockey, her honors include Academic All Henlopen Conference, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20; field hockey varsity letter winner, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20; a member of the first field hockey team at Sussex Academy; and the DIAA Student-Athlete Award, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2018-19, 2019-20.

In basketball, Kwan’s honors include Academic All Henlopen Conference, 2019-20; Honorable Mention-All Conference, 2019-20; basketball varsity letter winner, 2016-17, 2017-18, 2019-20; and DIAA Student-Athlete Award, 2016-17, 2018-19, 2019-20.

Kwan is the daughter of Delbert and Lisa Kwan, Lewes. In February, she signed a letter of intent to play lacrosse at Occidental College.