Mundy, Crabill, Horvath, and Flora named Bellefontaine High School Seniors of the Month


Bellefontaine High School recently named its final Seniors of the Month for the school year.

Name: JT Mundy

Parents: Chris and Ashley Mundy

School activities and awards: Baseball and Academic Awards.

If I were principal for a day: I wouldn’t be principal; it would be too much to handle!

Favorite school memory: Beating Granville in PBR baseball game.

People who have been an inspiration to me: Family, friends, and coaches.

Lately I’ve been reading: Moneyball.

My advice to parents: Don’t let your kids skip school.

My biggest regret: Not taking more advanced classes.

Next year: I will be attending OSU Lima and majoring in accounting.

Name: Katelyn Crabill

Parents: Andy and Jami Crabill

School activities and awards: BHS Marching Band, Symphonic Band, Symphonic Choir, School Musical, Marching Band Section Leader, Soccer, and Bowling. I earned the Rotary Academic Award for maintaining a 3.5 GPA throughout high school. I also received recognition as Central Buckeye Conference (CBC) Athlete of the Month and received CBC Academic Awards.

If I were principal for a day: I would give students the day off to enjoy water games and/or a movie day with food trucks.

Favorite school memory: Scoring my first varsity soccer goal last fall against Indian Lake.

People who have been an inspiration to me: My parents, brother, grandparents, friends, and teammates who have always pushed me to be the best version of myself and supported me in everything I do.

Lately I’ve been reading: Regretting You by Colleen Hoover.

My advice to parents: Allow your children to participate in any and all the activities they show interest in, even if it’s for a short period of time. They will have no regrets in the future if they take the risk to try them.

My biggest regret: Not joining the symphonic choir and musical until sophomore year.

Next year: I will be attending the University of Akron to study nursing.

Katelyn Crabill

Name: Zach Horvath

Parents: Mike Horvath and Angie Horvath

School activities and awards: DECA: State Champion in Business Growth Plan, Three-Time National Competition Qualifier, TV Production Crew, and Outstanding Academic Awards for Broadcasting and Business.

If I were principal for a day: I would make kids learn about important financial information such as taxes, investments, and debt.

Favorite school memory: Filming Friday night football games with my company Horvath Productions.

People who have been an inspiration to me: Mrs. Rychener, Dr. Noeth, and Coach Brown.

Lately I’ve been reading: I’m more of a video guy.

My advice to parents: Invest in your child’s future instead of buying fancy houses/cars and acquiring debt. Helping your child follow their dreams and passions is more important than giving them things.

My biggest regret: Quitting hockey in the 5th grade.

Next year: I will be attending OSU Lima, majoring in marketing while continuing the operation of my videography business.

Zach Horvath

Name: Mekenzie Flora

Parents: Brad and Laura Flora

School activities and awards: Volleyball, French Club President, Société Honoraire de Français Président, DARE President, National Honor Society, Chieftain Leaders, Envirothon, Interact, and Model United Nations.

If I were principal for a day: I would give everyone a free period for them to do what they need to do, mainly nap.

Favorite school memory: La Boite de Mystere in Madame’s class.

People who have been an inspiration to me: My family and my teachers.

Lately I’ve been reading: The Poppy War Trilogy by R.F. Kuang.

My advice to parents: It’ll be okay and let your kids feel their way through their life decisions and make their own mistakes!

My biggest regret: Not getting involved sooner.

Next year: I will be attending Ashland University to study social work and political science.

Mekenzie Flora