Naomi Yacyshen (Class of 2021) secures University Scholarship, USA
Tuesday, 31 May 2022
Congratulations to Naomi Yacyshen (pictured left, with Dance teacher Ms Giz Visser-Hebdon) on receiving a 4-year scholarship to study in the USA. She is attending Mount St. Mary University, Maryland, USA, and is part of their Division 1 golf team, as well as studying towards a Degree in Psychology. In 2021, Naomi was part of the Auckland Junior Girls Development Squad, and this year has competed in U19 North Island and South Island golf tournaments representing the Futures Waikato Golf Club.         

At Westlake, she was a member of the Senior Golf team which competed in the North Harbour Secondary School Golf League.  Other interests included Dance, Stage Challenge and Gymsports. She also achieved Level 3 NCEA with Excellence. Naomi returned to Westlake in May 2022 to assist students with Dance, prior to heading to Canada to visit family and compete in tournaments there, before taking up her scholarship in August.