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Scholarship Honors Fallen FSU Student-Fraternity Brother

Ryan Rohloff has been named the winner of the L'Homme Scholarship Award for 2010. He is PIKE's Treasurer and a senior. He will be graduating in Spring 2011. The L'Homme Scholarship is a $750 scholarship for the brother that not only excels in academics, but leadership, involvement within the Fraternity and on Campus, but also represents every characteristic of a gentleman. The award is given to the brother who best represents Ryan when he was an undergrad 10 years ago.

FSU student and Pi Kappa Alpha brother Ryan L'Homme died in 2000 after being struck in the temple with a thrown softball while running the bases in an FSU intramural game. L'Homme,

There was a L'Homme brunch on Saturday morning for close friends and family of the L'Homme's as well as all the past recipients of the award. The actual scholarship was given to Ryan Rohloff after the game was over at the PIKE house in Sembler Hall. There were seven guest speakers which included some of Ryan L'Homme's pledge brothers who traveled to Tallahassee for the game and this award. Some of the past recipients spoke as well to let everyone who was at the presentation to know what the award meant to them and how Ryan L'Homme's life has impacted theirs. Ryan Rohloff is proud to have received the scholarship and was very thankful to the L'Homme family for even considering him as someone who carried the traits as their son.


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