GAIL â€” Shayli Boles and Austin Fields have been named the top graduates for the Borden County High School Class of 2012.
Boles, daughter of Scott and Sheri Boles of Lamesa, is class valedictorian. She is a member of the National Beta Club and is a Distinguished Achievement graduate. Also, she completed 30 hours of dual credit college classes through Western Texas College of Snyder during her high school career.
She has been active in the local Future Farmers of America chapter and was a member of the state-qualifying skills team. She also participated in stock shows through the Dawson County 4-H Club.
In high school, Boles was a regional qualifier in tennis and a member of the cross-country team, as well as being a class officer and voted as â€śmost likely to succeedâ€ť by the student body.
She will attend the Mays Business School at Texas A&M University and major in marketing.
Fields, the son of John David and Sonja Fields of Post, is BCHS class salutatorian. He also is a member of the National Beta Club, is a Distinguished Achievement gradate and has completed more than 30 hours of dual credit college classes through WTC.
He was a regional qualifier for two years in University Interscholastic League academic competition and was a member of the football, cross-country, track, golf and baseball teams. In addition, he was a class officer all four years in high school.
Fields plans to attend Hardin-Simmons University in Abilene.
Commencement for the BCHS Class of 2012 will be at 7 p.m. Friday in the school auditorium.
Members of the Borden County High School Class of 2012 are:
Raegan Belongia; Shaylie Boles; Luke Burkett; Stefanie Cooley; Austin Fields; Seleste Herridge; Aubree Lester; Quinton Shafer; Chance Taylor; Collin Telchik; Dalton Thuett; and Austin Tyler
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