Graduating Class of 2016

Row 1  Caleb Bennett * Matthew Rao *•  Emily Boothe *• Marilyn Creager *• 	Laura Baudler *• 	Tessa Himelrick *• 	Melissa Murphy * Row 2 	Goldie McClure * 	Megan Galford 	Wesley Brown 	Cade Walker 	Courtney Coetzee 	Samantha Collins * 	Makayla Marks * Row 3 	Tyler Owens * 	Kaylin Murray 	Trey Walton 	Michaela Everette 	Katlyn Ryder 	Kaila Peck 	Jacob Hefner 	Michelle Murphy * Row 4 	Caitlin Barnes * 	Chase Alkire 	Austin Cottle 	Chad Friel 	Dalton Irvine 	Ryan Dilley 	Olivia Dean * Row 5 	Kerkland Bond 	Duane Carpenter 	Kailey Carpenter 	Katie Buzzard 	Mia Ellison Row 6 	Chase Erlewine 	Austin Hubbert 	J.D. Hensler 	Ashlynn McKenney 	Tommy Gruelick 	Michael Leyzorek 	Kenny Queen Row 7 	Kayleigh Arbogast 	Gavin Gilmore 	Conlin Halterman 	Haley Duncan 	Xnobia Varner 	Amber Sisler Row 8 	Tanner Moore 	Austin Ervine 	Tyler Mallow 	Kayla Shaw 	Braxton Rider 	Devin Adams Not Pictured 	Roslynn McCarty 	Audrey Lore *• 	Aaron Jackson 	Alex Fyock 	Bradley Armstrong 	Brittany McMillion 	Kristi Lucabuagh 	Kessler Pritt 	Ryan Moore * National Honor Society • Honor Graduate Bold – Valedictorian Italic – Salutatorian
Row 1: Caleb Bennett *, Matthew Rao *•, Emily Boothe *•, Marilyn Creager *•, Laura Baudler *•, Tessa Himelrick *• and Melissa Murphy *
Row 2: Goldie McClure *, Megan Galford, Wesley Brown, Cade Walker, Courtney Coetzee, Samantha Collins * and Makayla Marks *
Row 3: Tyler Owens *, Kaylin Murray, Trey Walton, Michaela Everette, Katlyn Ryder, Kaila Peck, Jacob Hefner and Michelle Murphy *
Row 4: Caitlin Barnes *, Chase Alkire, Austin Cottle, Chad Friel, Dalton Irvine, Ryan Dilley and Olivia Dean *
Row 5: Kerkland Bond, Duane Carpenter, Kailey Carpenter, Katie Buzzard and Mia Ellison
Row 6: Chase Erlewine, Austin Hubbert, J.D. Hensler, Ashlynn McKenney, Tommy Gruelick, Michael Leyzorek and Kenny Queen
Row 7: Kayleigh Arbogast, Gavin Gilmore, Conlin Halterman, Haley Duncan, Xnobia Varner and Amber Sisler
Row 8: Tanner Moore, Austin Ervine, Tyler Mallow, Kayla Shaw, Braxton Rider and Devin Adams
Not Pictured: Roslynn McCarty. Audrey Lore *•, Aaron Jackson, Alex Fyock, Bradley Armstrong, Brittany McMillion, Kristi Lucabuagh, Kessler Pritt and Ryan Moore
* National Honor Society
• Honor Graduate
Bold – Valedictorian
Italic – Salutatorian

Devin Adams, of Marlinton, is the son of Linda Adams and Danny Fisher. He plans to attend vocational school.

Kayleigh Arbogast, of Hillsboro, is the daughter of Darlene and Shannon Arbogast. She plans to attend Potomac State College to pursue a degree in Pre-Physical Therapy and play soccer.

Bradley Armstrong, of Marlinton, is the son of Philippa Shafer and Jason Armstrong. He plans to attend Potomac State College and West Virginia University to pursue a degree in English.

Caitlin Barnes, of Marlinton, is the daughter of Laurie and Mark Barnes. She plans to attend Shepherd University to pursue a degree in Environmental Science.

Lara Baudler, of Green Bank, is the daughter of Anja and Wolfgang Baudler. She plans to attend the University of Freiburg, in Germany, to study Medicine. She wants to become a doctor specializing in Naturopathic Medicine.

Caleb Bennett, of Renick, is the son of Melissa Ferrell. He plans to attend Glenville State College to pursue a degree in Forestry.

Emily Boothe, of Green Bank, is the daughter of Joy Boothe and Tom Boothe. She plans to attend West Virginia University to pursue a degree in Biology.

Kerkland Bond, of Marlinton, is the son of Crystal Bond and Robert Bond. He plans to attend Belemont College, in St. Clairsville, Ohio.

Wes Brown, of Marlinton, is the son of Ira and Julie Brown. He plans to attend Hobart Institute of Welding Technology.

Katie Buzzard, of Marlinton, is the daughter of Hank Buzzard and Rhonda Smith. She plans to attend Dabney Lancaster Community College to pursue a degree in Nursing.

Kailey Carpenter, is the daughter of Jennifer Carpenter and Bradley Carpenter. She plans to attend Dabney Lancaster Community College to pursue a degree in Nursing.

Courtney Coetzee, of Green Bank, is the daughter of Christine Osborne and Dennis O’Brien. She plans to attend Grand Canyon University to pursue a degree in Hospitality and Resort Management.

Samantha Collins, of Dunmore, is the daughter of Dianna Collins and Samuel Collins. She plans to attend West Virginia University.

Austin Cottle, of Frank, is the son of Eddie Cottle and Alicia Cottle. He plans to enter the workforce with his father and attend college at a later time.

Marilyn Creager, of Arbovale, is the daughter of LuAnn and Ramon Creager. She plans to attend Shepherd University.

Olivia Dean, is the daughter of Phillip C. Dean, Jr. and Crystal G. Dean. She plans to attend Fairmont State University to pursue a degree in Biochemistry, then transfer to West Virginia University to attend Pharmacy School.

Ryan Dilley, of Marlinton, is the son of David and Nicole Dilley. He plans to attend Fairmont University to pursue a degree in Mathematics.

Haley Duncan, of Buckeye, is the daughter of John and Gina Duncan. She plans to attend Fairmont State University to pursue a degree in Nursing.

Mia Ellison, of Snowshoe, is the daughter of Richard Ellison. She plans to attend Davis & Elkins College to pursue a degree in Nursing.

Chase Erlewine, of Edray, is the son of Rich Erlewine and Regina Hall.

Austin Ervine, of Marlinton, is the son of Connie Jordan. He plans to attend West Virginia University to pursue a degree to become a 4-H Extension Agent.

Michaela Everette, of Hillsboro, is the daughter of Salania Evans. She plans to attend Pierpont Community and Technical College to pursue a degree in Radiology.

Chad Raymond Friel, of Hillsboro, is the son of Rob and Jenny Friel. He plans to attend Potomac State College to pursue a degree in Wildlife Management/Biology, and play soccer.

Alex Fyock, is the son of Chris Hook and Christine Hook. He plans to attend Potomac State College.

Megan Galford, of Dunmore, is the daughter of Douglas Galford and the late Jackie Galford. She plans to attend Potomac State College to pursue a degree in Business.

Gavin Gilmore, of Marlinton, is the son of Cynthia Gilmore and Dennis Moyer. He plans to pursue a degree in Computer Science.

Tommy Greulick, of Durbin, is the son of Connie and Robert Greulick. He plans to join the Army.
Conlin Halterman, of Marlinton, is the son of Kimberly Ober and Kevin Halterman. He plans to attend Potomac State College to pursue a degree in Wildlife Management/Biology.

Jacob Hefner, of Marlinton, is the son of Gary and Melissa Hefner. He plans to attend Shepherd University.

J. D. Hensler, of Marlinton, is the son of David Hensler and Jeanette Wagner. He plans to attend Glenville State College.

Tessa Marie Himelrick, of Green Bank, is the daughter of Richard and Cindy Himelrick. She plans to attend Fairmont State University and receive a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and a Master’s Degree in Special Education.

Austin Hubbert, of Cass, is the son of Mike Hubbert and Lisa Foe. He plans to go to basic training for the Navy and be in the reserves while attending Potomac State College.

Dalton Irvine, of Marlinton, is the son of Steven Irvine and Annette Shinaberry-Irvine. He plans to pursue an athletic scholarship for track, basketball or football and pursue a degree in Computer Science.

Aaron Jackson, of Marlinton, is the son of Jeff and Jane Jackson. He plans to attend college to pursue a degree in Computer Science.

Michael Leyzorek, of Hillsboro, is the son of Brook Leyzorek and John Leyzorek. He plans to attend college to pursue a degree in Computer Science.

Audrey Lore, of Marlinton, is the daughter of Marvin and Erin Lore. She plans to attend Concord University to pursue a degree in Clinical Lab Science and later attend medical school for Forensic Pathology.

Kristi Lucabaugh, is the daughter of Brent Lucabaugh and Julia Williams. She plans to receive her LPN.

Tyler Mallow, of Cass, is the son of David and Anita Mallow. He plans to attend college to pursue a degree in Business Management.

Makayla Marks, of Durbin, is the daughter of Crystal Sisler and William Marks. She plans to attend West Virginia Wesleyan College to pursue a degree in Biology.

Goldie McClure, of Marlinton, is the daughter of Allen and Samantha McClure.

Ashlyn McKenney, of Slaty Fork, is the daughter of Tony McKenney and Andrea Buck, and Beverly Gragg. She plans to attend Potomac State College and West Virginia University to pursue a degree in Agriculture Education.

Brittany McMillion, of Droop Mountain, is the daughter of Phillip and Susan McMillion. She plans to attend Potomac State College to pursue a degree in Criminal Justice, and play soccer. After college, she plans to enroll in the State Police Academy.

Melissa Murphy, of Durbin, is the daughter of Mike and Karen Murphy. She plans to attend Potomac State College to pursue a degree in Elementary Education.

Michelle Murphy, of Durbin, is the daughter of Mike and Karen Murphy. She plans to attend Potomac State College to pursue a degree in Business Administration.

Kaylin Murray, is the daughter of Gail and Curtis Murray. She plans to attend Potomac State College and West Virginia University to pursue a degree in Computer Science. She plans to play softball at Potomac State College.

Tyler Owens, of Clover Lick, is the son of Pam and Bill Owens. He plans to attend college to pursue a degree in Engineering.

Kaila Peck, of Durbin, is the daughter of Jennifer and Clifford Peck. She plans to attend New River Community and Technical College to pursue a degree in Cosmetology.

Kessler Pritt, of Hillsboro, is the son of Joseph Pritt and Michelle Hicks. He plans to attend college to pursue a degree in Nursing.

Kenny Queen, of Durbin, is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Steven Queen. He plans to enter the workforce at Durbin and Greenbrier Valley Railroad.

Matthew Rao, of Dunmore, is the son of Chris and Kim Rao. He plans to attend Glenville State College to pursue a degree in Forestry.

Braxton Rider, of Slaty Fork, is the son of Joe and Lisa Rider. He plans to attend Fairmont State University.
Dylan Riffey plans to enter the workforce as a welder.

Katlyn Ryder, of Marlinton, is the daughter of John Ryder and Jennifer McCarty. She plans to attend New River Community and Technical College to pursue a degree in Cosmetology.

Kayla Shaw, is the daughter of John and Chrissy Shaw. She plans to attend Potomac State College and pursue a degree in Agriculture and Resource Management.

Amber Sisler, of Marlinton, is the daughter of Kristy Tritapoe and Garret (Butchie) Sisler. She plans to attend West Virginia University.

Xnobia Varner, of Cass, is the daughter of Christina Taylor. She plans to move to Columbus, Ohio, and pursue a degree in Psychology.

Cade Walker, of Hillsboro, is the son of Howard and Dreama Walker. He plans to attend the PSI program to become a substation electrician.

Trey Walton, of Hillboro, is the son of Kirk Walton and Andrea O’Brien. He plans to enter the workforce.

Also graduating are Chase Alkire, Duane Carpenter, Roslynn McCarty, Ryan Moore and Tanner Moore.

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