Outstanding Young Citizen Awardees


2024 Outstanding Young Citizens

will be announced Thursday, April 25!

Congratulations to our 2024 Outstanding Young Citizens.


Riley Gesinski

Mt Pleasant Area Junior/Senior High School, 12

Jill Gesinski

Academic Achievement

High Schools Girls Soccer team, Captain – 2 Years
High School Girls Basketball team, Captain – 1 Year
High School Girls Track & Field team, Member – 4 Years
4 year letter winner for girls soccer/ girls basketball, Member – 4 Years
All Section/ All WPIAL for high school soccer, Captain – 2 Years

Extracurricular Activities

Play Club soccer for Beadling Soccer Club, Member – 4 Years

Community Involvement

Volunteer at Church Omelette Breakfasts, Member – 10 Years
Volunteer at Church Festivals, Member – 4 Years
Volunteer at Lion’s Booth at Westmoreland County Fair, Member – 4 Years
Volunteer at Girls Basketball camp at Mount Pleasant Area High School, Member – 4 Years
Used to work at a candle factory, Member – 2 Years


My future plans include going to college to become a Physician Assistant and also play college soccer.