SARA ANDRASIK Nordonia
Academics: 4.103 GPA; 33 ACT; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Basketball: Four-year letter winner; team MVP; three-time all-league selection (twice in the Northeast Ohio Conference and once in the Suburban League); all-district. Softball: Four-year letter winner; winningest pitcher in school history; four-year all-league (three times in the NOC and once in the SL); guided Knights to consecutive Division I district appearances.
Community: Volunteer to various youth groups; plans to attend Grand Valley State University.
LOGAN BREEHL Cuyahoga Falls
Academics: 4.316 GPA; 27 ACT; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Basketball: All-Northeast Ohio Conference first-team selection three seasons in a row; earned four letters; a two-time Division I all-district choice; two-year captain. Tennis: Three-year letter winner.
Community: Volunteer for Youth Hoops as a coach and mentor and the Lay Up for Leukemia fundraiser; Relay for Life team member; People to People Student leader; Summer Leadership Seminar attendee at West Point; Scholar Athlete award recipient from the Rotary, the Northeast Ohio Conference, the U.S. Army Reserve and the OHSAA; Presidential Outstanding Academic Excellence Award; National Honor Society vice president; marching band member; plans to attend Ohio Wesleyan University.
CAITLYN ISLER Windham
Academics: 3.87 GPA; 24 ACT; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Earned 12 letters; a four-year letter winner in volleyball, basketball and softball; an All-Portage Trail Conference County Division first-team selection in all three sports; first-team all-district in volleyball and softball; second-team all-district in softball; regional finalist in basketball; led volleyball team in assists and aces; averaged 13.2 points, six assists and 5.1 steals in basketball; batted .444 in softball.
Community: Windham student council; volunteer with the Brick by Brick Scholarship Foundation; Envirothon member; senior class secretary; Akron Touchdown Club award recipient; plans to attend Ohio State University.
SHELBY LOGAN Perry
Academics: 4.8 GPA; 33 ACT; class valedictorian; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Golf: Second-team All-Federal League; top nine-hole round 41; top 18-hole round 86; all-district honorable mention; captain; Academic All-Ohio. Track and field: Academic All-Federal League; 3,200 meter relay took second in the Federal League; top 800 time is 2:31; top 3,200 time is 12:33.
Community: Volunteer at Calvary Mission soup kitchen, Turnaround Center, Whipple Heights Carnival, Perry Rotary Turkey Trot, Exceptional Olympics, Vacation Bible School, Harvest Home for Women, Veterans Memorial Beautification and the Grace Family Fellowship Nursery; World Vision child sponsor; a Christmas caroler to senior citizens; made mission trips to help in Lexington, Ky., Mount Pulaski, Ill., and Accident, Md.; donated hair to Locks of Love; sewing instructor; holds a black belt in karate; award winner for the Rotary Youth Leadership and Buckeye Girls State; plans to attend Northwestern.
TAYLOR ANNE MATTIOLI Manchester
Academics: 4.038 GPA; 28 ACT; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Soccer: Four-year letter winner and starter; All-Ohio second-team choice; all-district first team; school record-holder for most career goals (68); had 21 goals and five assists as a senior; team MVP and captain. Basketball: Three-year letter winner and starter; district champion; team captain as a senior and the team’s Defensive Player of the Year; assists leader. Track and field: District finalist in three relay events.
Community: Senior class vice president; Chemistry Club; Sweetheart Ball and Cotillion.
SARAH MEEK Firestone
Academics: 4.2 GPA; 28 ACT; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Cross country: Division I state participant as a senior; four-time Academic All-City Series selection; two-time City Series champion; district champion as a senior; top time is 18:49.11. Track and field: Division I state participant as a senior in the 3,200 meters after winning district and regional titles; four-time Academic All-City Series selection; City Series champion in the 1,600, 800 and 3,200; top 3,200 time is 11:05.3, top 1,600 time is 5:10.9 and top 800 time is 2:24.1.
Community: Volunteer at Akron First United Methodist Church’s free lunch program and also served as a nursery worker at the church and as a drama camp director; Haven of Rest volunteer; contributed time and made blankets with the Firestone youth group to donate to Word on the Street Ministry and Akron Children’s Hospital; Salvation Army volunteer; did mission work in Chitina, Alaska, New York City and in Katmandu and Pokhara, Nepal; plans to attend Geneva College.
KAITLIN MORSE Our Lady of the Elms
Academics: 3.7 GPA; 24 ACT; 1670 SAT; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Basketball: Four-year letter winner; starter on 2012 Panthers team that reached the Division IV district final; captain; named team’s Defensive Player of the Year. Softball: Four-year letter winner; starting catcher and key powerful bat in the lineup on the 2012 Panthers team that won Division IV sectional and district championships.
Community: Retreat team leader for three years; a volunteer with Camp Promise for children who have lost a loved one; plans to attend Northern Kentucky University.
MARISA PAPP Green
Academics: 4.034 GPA; 31 ACT; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Cross country: Four-year letter winner; two-time captain; a Division I state qualifier; earned Character Counts Award after a season-ending injury as a senior; Suburban League Scholar Athlete. Track and field: Three-year letter winner; All-Suburban League first team in the 3,200 relay; school record-holder in the 6,400 relay, distance medley relay and 3,200 relay; Suburban League Scholar Athlete.
Community: Volunteer with special needs class at Green High School and Greenview Inn, an assisted living facility; member and volunteer with the St. Nicholas Junior O Club, the Summit Athletic Running Club and the Varsity G Club; Buckeye Girls State delegate; Green Schools Foundation Student Liaison and volunteer.
AMANDA RICHMOND Chippewa
Academics: 4.051 GPA; 25 ACT; class valedictorian; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Volleyball: Wayne County Athletic League honorable mention; Division IV honorable mention; Coach’s Award; captain. Basketball: WCAL and Division III all-district first-team selection; All-Ohio Academic Team and third-team as a player; captain; Team MVP and leader in points, rebounds, assists and steals. Track and field: WACL first-team runner; captain.
Community: Participant in the Students Against Destructive Decisions and canned food drives; American Legion Americanism and Government award; Leo Club member; President’s Award for educational excellence; earned Scholar Athlete awards from the OHSAA, the U.S. Army National and the U.S. Marine Corps.
TESSA WEIGAND St. Vincent-St. Mary
Academics: 3.93 GPA; 31 ACT; National Honor Society.
Athletics: Cross country: Four-year letter winner; contributed to three consecutive Division II team state championships. Track and field: Four-year letter winner, two-time Division II state champion in the 3,200 meter relay; contributed to a Division II state championship team as a senior and two top-five team places in the preceding seasons.
Community: Member of St. V-M student council, Irish Athletes for Christ, Spanish Club, Peer Ministry and eucharistic minister. Plans to attend Ohio University.