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John W. Davis Prize Winners

top law students, since 1947

The graduating law student with the highest academic average.

2014   Kyle Adam Dolinsky
2013   Alan James Wenger
2012   Avalon Jonah Frey
2011   Micah Prieb Stoltzfus Jost
2010   Erica Blayre Haggard
2009   Gregory Lawson Schinner
2008   Megan Martha Reed
2007   Erin Laurel Pearson
2006   Steven Robert Ruby
2005   Leslie Evans Wood
2004   Carol Mullen Ching
2003   Lee Richard Goebes
2002   Kara Dianne McDonald
2001   Derron Geoffrey Blakely
2000   Michael Jeffrey Ablelow
1999   Andrew James Gottman
1998   Debra Marie Ingraham
1997   Krista R. Bowen
1996   Brian Alexander Howie
1995   Thomas Christopher Yoder
1994   Kelly Ann Hardin
1993   Robert Melvin Howie
1992   Betsy Ennis Dulin
1991   Rebecca Anne Womeldorf
1990   Joel Alan Waite
1989   Kevin James Henderson (tie)
1989   Ronald Stephen Range (tie)
1988   Heather Ann King
1987   Richard Edward Whalen
1986   Stokely Gray Caldwell Jr.
1985   Charles Augustus Blanchard
1984   Frederick Walter Bogdan
1983   Michael Louis Krancer
1982   Robert Murphy Couch
1981   William Jeffrey Edwards
1980   Thomas B. Henson
1979   William Lee Hallam
1978   David Phillip Falck
1977   James Edwin Nicholson
1976   Allen Chipperfield
1975   Ray Vinton Hartwell III
1974   James Carsten Fitter Jr.
1973   John Murray Mason
1972   Harvey Lockhart Handley III
1971   Harold William Walker Jr.
1970   William Francis Stone Jr.
1969   Carr Lanier Kinder Jr.
1968   William McClure Schildt
1967   James Clyde Treadway Jr.
1966   Rudolph Bumgardner III
1965   Frank Eugene Brown Jr.
1964   Donald Herbert Partington
1963   Timothy Giles Ireland
1962   Macon Cobb Putney
1961   Nicholas Harrington Rodriguez
1960   Frank Carmack Bozeman
1959   Samuel James Thompson Jr.
1958   John Hardin Marion III
1957   Robert Edward Royall Huntley
1956   Beverly Gray Stephenson
1955   William Melville Bailey
1954   Kimber Littlepage White
1953   Thomas Carl Damewood
1952   William Clemens Beatty
1951   John Forester Taylor
1950   Ray Sammons Smith Jr.
1949   Edward Paul Lyons Jr.
1948   Joseph Earl Blackburn
1947   John Lloyd Dorsey Jr.


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