Stephanie Cameron, a senior at Jonathan Law High School, was recently named a News 12 Connecticut Scholar Athlete.

Captain of the softball and gymnastics teams, Stephanie has managed to make first honors every marking period. Her involvement with the Natural Helpers Club has inspired her to do community service.

Stephanie is an achiever who always has a smile on her face, school officials said. She hopes to continue softball throughout college.

Ben LaVallee, a senior at Foran High School, was also recently named a News 12 Connecticut Scholar Athlete.

An outstanding hockey player, Ben is a stellar student, school officials said. He is able to juggle hockey and academics and also manage to be a member of the National Honor Society.

Ben plans to pursue a career in physical therapy and is considering the University of Connecticut or Quinnipiac University.