Academic rank: 9 of 313
Sports: cross country, swimming, track
Academic bio: National Honor Society ... Renaissance Gold Award ... Falcon flight (chosen by a school staff as a result of exemplary achievements).
Athletic bio: two-time swimming state qualifier ... cross country state championships qualifier ... 3,200-meter relay 9th place ... school record in 3,200 relay.
Activities: Captain's Council ... A+ Program ... authentic science research class ... teen-age health consultant ... triathlons.
Favorite book: Lore of Running, by Timothy D. Noakes
Favorite musician: "I like any music that will make me smile, such as 'Say Hey' by Michael Franti and 'Spear Head' and 'Big Girl You Are Beautiful,' by Mika."
Favorite subject: Science. "It gives an explanation for everything."
College: Southeast Missouri State (exercise science and/or dietetics)
Goal: "I would like to help improve the lives of the underprivileged by using my medical knowledge. Become an ER doctor and join Doctors Without Borders."
Role model: "Jesus. because he went to hell and back and still kept his cool."