Top 5%

Name: Larissa Kathryn Beitzel

School: Ridgewood High School

Age: 18

Parents: Scott and Emily Beitzel

Hometown: Stone Creek

School Activities: National Honor Society (president), Marching Band (vice president), Concert Band, Concert Choir (vice president), Dynamic Chorale, Common Cents and Women's Ensemble.

Hobbies: Dancing and assistant teacher at Studio 3 Dance, volunteering at my church (First Christian Church in New Philadelphia), spending time with my family and friends.

Future Plans: "I will be attending Ashland University in the fall to major in nursing. My goal is to become a nurse practitioner in pediatrics."

Top 5%

Name: Jordan Cognion

School: Ridgewood High School

Age: 18

Parents: Todd and Darby Cognion

Hometown: West Lafayette

School Activities: Teen Institute, National Honor Society, yearbook and varsity softball.

Hobbies: Reading, camping with family and spending time with friends.

Future Plans: "I plan to attend The Ohio State University to earn my doctorate in physical therapy."

Top 5%

Name: Brittany Guilliams

School: Ridgewood High School

Age: 18

Parents: Renee Guilliams and Chad Guilliams

Hometown: West Lafayette

School Activities: Basketball, Student Council/class officer (treasurer) and Foreign Language Club (vice president).

Hobbies: Volunteering, playing sports, horseback riding and snowboarding.

Future Plans: "I am going to get a degree in zoo and conservation science to work with animals and become a zookeeper."

Top 5%

Name: Amanda Matchett

School: Ridgewood High School

Age: 18

Parents: Scot and Cheryl Matchett

Hometown: West Lafayette

School Activities: Student Council, yearbook class, class officer, girls' golf and track.

Hobbies: Running, sewing and golfing.

Future Plans: "I will be attending The Ohio State University to study engineering."

Top 5%

Name: Kaylee Shoepe

School: Ridgewood High School

Age: 18

Parents: Scott and Molly Schoepe

Hometown: West Lafayette

School Activities: Concert Choir, Marching Band, Jazz Band, Pep Band, Foreign Language Club, Dynamic Chorale (vocal ensemble), Common Cents, Women's Vocal Ensemble, Quiz Team and Drama Club/Department.

Hobbies: Reading, writing, listening to music, singing and drawing.

Future Plans: "I plan to attend Ohio Northern University this fall to major in forensic biology."