Scholarship established in memory of shooting victim

Jaydon Chavez-Silver

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – The memory of the Manzano High School student killed in a drive-by shooting this summer will live on through other students.

A scholarship has been set up in honor of Jaydon Chavez-Silver. The teen was shot and killed in a drive-by while hanging out with a group of friends in June. Chavez-Silver was a football player and wrestler.

The $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a Manzano High athlete who has been involved in helping the community.

The first scholarship will go to someone in the class of 2016, which was Jaydon’s class.

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