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GENEVIEVE TOUREILLES
GENEVIEVE TOUREILLES
Parents: Marc and Yvonne Toureilles

Educational or Future Plans:
I’d like to attend UT Austin or UTSA to study pediatrics or optometry.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
Varsity Choir (2016-Present), Academic Decathlon (2017-Present), National Honor Society (2018-Present), NHS President

Accomplishments/Honors:
Qualified for State for Academic Decathlon past 2 years, Made Region Treble Choir past 3 years, Received a First Division at Solo and Ensemble past 3 years
Araceli Nino
Araceli Nino
Parents: Joe and Thelma Nino

Educational or future plans:
My future plans are to attend Texas A&M University Kingsville to obtain a degree in pharmacy.

Clubs and officer positions:
Captain of the Varsity Tennis team, NHS, Honors Band, Section leader in Alice High School Band

Accomplishments/Honors:
I was able to compete at the state level for the Alice Saxophone Quartet. Miss Alice Texas Sweetheart, First Runner-up, best talent, and best essay.
LEAH BARRERA
LEAH BARRERA
Parents: Emilio and Brenda Barrera

Education or Future Plans: I plan on attending the University of Texas at Austin or Texas State University in the fall of 2020 to pursue a degree in Biology. After receiving my bachelors degree, I will continue my education to become a Physician Assistant. I look forward to working in the field of Dermatology in my future career. In addition, I plan to continue my cheerleading career as well.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
Cheerleading Team Co-captain (2018-2019), Captain (2019-2020), National Honor Society Secretary, Graduation Operation member

Accomplishments/honors:
Four year Varsity Cheerleader, 3x NCA All American Cheerleader, Received NCA application, Top 5% (currently), Coastal Bend College graduate, Level I Nursing certificate
Madison Timmons
Madison Timmons
Parents: Nathan and Romy Timmons

Educational or future plans:
I plan to attend the University of Texas and study to become a dermatologist.

Clubs and officer positions:
Honors band (2016-present), Drum major (2017-present), Varsity Volleyball (2017-present), Varsity Cheer (2018-present), Academic Decathlon (2018-present), National Honor Society (2018-present), National Honor Society Vice President

Accomplishments/honors:
Coyote Scholar (2016-present), Received a Division One at Solo and Ensemble (2018)
CRISELDA ALANIZ
CRISELDA ALANIZ
Parents: Angie Rodriguez and Chris Alaniz

Future Plans: I plan on going to school for Diagnostic Medical Sonography, getting a job in that profession, and taking as many chances I get to travel the world.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
I’m currently in NHS, ROTC, and Student Council. In ROTC, I am Assistant Commander for alpha flight. In Student Council, I am the re-elected president.

Accomplishments and Honors:
Getting inducted into NHS , Elected Student Council President two years in a row, Elected Student Council Secretary Sophomore year, and being able to be a part of the Rotary Youth Leadership Awards program.
JUSTIN PASTRANO
JUSTIN PASTRANO
Parents: Joe and Norma Pastrano

Educational or Future Plans:
I want to study Continental Philosophy and its possible application to ethics and institutional justice, alongside Classical histories of the Greeks and Romans. After I finish my undergraduate studies, I plan to serve as a high-ranking officer in the army. My long term goal is to attend Harvard Law then practice in New York City.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
Lincoln Douglas Debate Coach (2018-2020), Vice President of Math UIL (2018 -2019), President of Math UIL (2019-2020), Treasurer of Business Professionals of America (2016-2017), President of Business Professionals of America (2017-2020), Academic Decathlon Member (2016), Academic Decathlon Treasurer (2018-2020), National Honors Society Member (2018-2020), and Marching and Orchestra Band Member of Symphonic and Honors Groups (2016-2018).

Accomplishments/Honors:
Business Professionals of America Small Business Management Regional Winner and State Qualifier (2016-2018), Second Place Regional Economic Individual Research Winner and State Qualifier (2018), Regional Impromptu Speech Third Place Winner and State Qualifier (2016), Advanced Placement Course Scholar (2019), Coyote Scholar (2016-2019), Academic Decathlon Third Place Regional Winner and State Qualifier (2019), Academic Decathlon Regional First Place Super Quiz Winner (2019), Third place District Bass Trombone (2018), Rotary Speech Contest Third Place Winner (2019), and Rotary Leadership Nominee (2019).
SARAH GARZA
SARAH GARZA
PARENTS: Juan Andres Garza and Laura Benavides

EDUCATION OR FUTURE PLANS:
I plan to get my bachelors in Biochem at the University of A&M at Kingsville and then go to Pre-PA school at the University of Texas in San Antonio to pursue my future career in becoming a Physician Assistant specializing in Dermatology.

CLUBS AND OFFICER POSITIONS:
Senior Class President (2019-2020) DECA MEMBER (2018-2020) Cosmetology member (2017-2020) National Honors Society member (2019-2020)

ACCOMPLISHMENTS / HONORS:
Being recognized as a national scholars is an accomplishment of mine, as well as being inducted into the National Honors Society. Competing nationwide with DECA, certifications in Microsoft Word, along with my ribbons and medals from Cosmetology

BLAZE BENAVIDES
BLAZE BENAVIDES
Parents: Lesvia Benavides & Adolfo “Popo” Benavides

Education/Future Plans:
I plan to study performance percussion at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. My ideal future is assuming the position of principal percussionist for a major symphony orchestra. Maybe someday, teaching percussion at the college level.

Clubs/Officer Positions:
2 Year Drumline Section Leader, National Honor Society, Vice President of Skills USA

KAYLEE SOLIZ
KAYLEE SOLIZ
Parents: Mark and Linda Soliz

Educational or Future Plans:
I plan to attend Texas A&M Corpus Christi to obtain a degree in biology. After earning my bachelors of science, I will transfer to the University of San Antonio to become a Physician Assistant. I plan to continue my education to work in the field of Dermatology as a Physician Assistant.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
National Honor Society, Operation Graduation, HOSA, Strutter Lt. Colonel (2018-2019)

Accomplishments/Honors:
Coastal Bend College Dean’s List (2018), Certified Nursing Assistant, Early College High School student, Expected to graduate high school with an Associate of Science Degree
JOANNA HOUGHAM
JOANNA HOUGHAM
Parent: Katie Hougham

Educational or Future Plans:
My future educational plans would be to attend TAMU-CC to obtain my bachelors in Biomedical Sciences as my major and Pre-Medicine as my minor. Then I would like to transfer to UT-Austin to attend Dell Medical school to study Pediatrics.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
I am currently joined in National Honors Society, HOSA ( Health Occupations Students of America), Student Council, Trio and DECA (Distributive Education Clubs of America ). I am also currently running for HOSA Vice President.

Accomplishments/Honors:
Varsity Soccer and Football Trainer 2016-18, Earning my letterman as a Sophomore, Nomination for Trio Washington D.C. Trip, National Junior Honor Society and National Honor Society, and my nomination of Teen of the Week.

SAMUEL SALINAS
SAMUEL SALINAS
Parents: Clarissa Salinas & Samuel Mandel

Educational or Future Plans:
I first plan on pursuing a degree in Kinesiology, then a degree in Chiropractic.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
Cross Country, National Honors Society, Robotics Club, Track & Field

Accomplishments/Honors:
*2018 Cross Country 1st Team All-District, Regional Qualifier
*2019 Cross Country 1st Team All-District, Regional Qualifier
*2018 Track & Field JV 1600m District Champion
*2019 Track & Field Area Qualifier 1600m and 3200m, Regional Qualifier 1600m
*2019 Athlete of Character
*2018 Robotics: SkillsUSA Urban Search & Rescue State-Qualifier
JOHN LEMON
JOHN LEMON
Parents: John Charles Lemon and Edelia (Edie) Gonzalez-Lemon

Educational or Future Plans:
Plans to go to Rice University and from there, to law school.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
NHS member, Honors Decathlete, Varsity Basketball Captain

Accomplishments/Honors:
NSSHS National Scholar, Presidential Award Recipient, Coyote Scholar, National History Day State Qualifier 3 years, 2nd Place Decathlon Team at Regionals, Academic Decathlon State Qualifier 2 years, Commended for Achievement in English, Selected as Delegate for the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders, Semi-Finalist for National Hispanic Merit Scholar, Invited to Intensive Law and Trial Collaboration at Stanford Law School, All-District/All State All-Academic Athlete, Honored by Ivy League School as Invitee to Summer College Programs at Cornell, Brown, and Harvard, Recognized by the National Hispanic Recognition Program Scholar, AP Scholar with Distinction, Outstanding Test Scores in PSAT in the 98th Percentile in the Nation and ACT in the 96th Percentile in the Nation.
LYDIA VILLESCA
LYDIA VILLESCA
Parents : Eriberto and Cynthia Villesca

Education or Future Plans:
I would like to further my education at Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
National Honors Society, Math UIL, Decathlon, TAFE, Strutter Manager, FFA

Accomplishments/Honors:
4 year Coyote Scholar

MYA JO CRUZ
MYA JO CRUZ
Parents: Joe and Priscilla Cruz

Education or Future Plans:
After graduating high school, I plan on studying speech pathology at the University of Texas at Austin.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
Lady Coyote Athletics, Cheer Manager, National Honor Society Member (2018-2019), National Honor Society Historian, Operation Graduation, Teen Outreach Program

Accomplishments/Honors:
Top 5% of the class of 2020, Female Athlete of Character, Most Outstanding Teen Award, Most Photogenic, Homecoming Junior Duchess, Homecoming Senior Princess
AARON ARELLANO
AARON ARELLANO
Parents: Herman and Jennifer Arellano

Educational and Future Plans:
I plan on attending college at the University of Texas and studying to be a Mechanical Engineer.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
National Honor Society (2018-present), National Honor Society Parliamentarian, Varsity Football (2017-present), Varsity Baseball (2017-present), Leadership Council (2019-present), Robotics Club (2018-present)

Accomplishments/Honors:
Academic All-District Football (2017-2018), Academic All-District Baseball (2017-2018), Most Improved Player Football (2018), Team Captain Football (2018), Top 5% of class

AALIAH SOLIS
AALIAH SOLIS
Parents: Luis and Roxanne Solis

Educational or Future Plans:
I plan on attending Texas A&M Corpus Christi as a sophomore in college to major in Biology. Shortly after, I plan to transfer out to the University of Health Science in San Antonio to enroll into the Physician Assistant Program.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
HOSA, Operation Graduation, and National Honor Society

Accomplishments/ Honors:
Dean’s list, HOSA Skills USA, Top 10% (Currently), Early College High School Student
TANIA LILLICH
TANIA LILLICH
Parent: Anahi Lillich

Educational or Future Plans:
My future plans when I graduate high school, is maybe go into the military and then go to college, and finally become what I would love to be which is a dermatologist.

Clubs and Officer positions:
National Honor Society

Accomplishments/Honors:
4- year Varsity XC, 2-year going to regionals for XC (2018-2019), Earned Fighting Heart Award for XC 2-years (2017-2018), Varsity Track, Area for Track (2019).

Gabryella Almanza
Gabryella Almanza
Parents: Crimson Fundling and Ruben Sandoval

Educational and future plans:
I plan to become an RN in the U.S Navy.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
I am the Deputy Corps Commander in AFJROTC and I am involved in Student Council.

Accomplishments/Honors:
I received an award while in the Cadet Leadership Course in AFJROTC.

MIGUEL GONZALEZ
MIGUEL GONZALEZ
Parents : Macaria (Mimi) Gonzalez and Louie Gonzalez

Educational Plans:
After graduating this year I plan on going to the University of North Texas to earn my bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology. Earning this will allow me to either become a physical therapist or earn my teacher qualification to become a coach.

Clubs/Organizations:
NHS, UIL Math, Varsity Golf, Student Council

Accomplishment/Honors:
A-B Honor Roll, Top 10% in Class of 2020, 2x NHD State qualifier, Science Fair State Qualifier, ACT Scores in the 92nd percentile nationally
GABRIELLA MONSEVAIS
GABRIELLA MONSEVAIS
Parents: Freddie & Cecilia Monsevais

Educational or Future Plans:
After graduating high school, I plan to attend the University of Texas at San Antonio and pursue a degree in biology.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
Varsity Basketball, Varsity Golf, National Honor Society Member, Junior Class Vice President, Senior Class Vice President, Yearbook Club, FFA

Accomplishments/Honors:
Top 10 of Class 2020, 4 Year Coyote Scholar, 2018-2019 Girls Golf MVP, Academic All-District Golf, Senior Homecoming Duchess
PABLO FERNANDEZ
PABLO FERNANDEZ
Parents: Debra Valdez

Educational or Future plans:
I plan to go to college for Mechanical Engineering, all the while pushing myself to one day become one of the worlds strongest men.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
Powerlifting, Cross Country, NHS, Robotics Club

Accomplishments/Honors:
NHS member, Teen of the Week, Invitation to attend NYLF Engineering
DALILAH MALDONADO
DALILAH MALDONADO
Parents: Isauro and Sally Maldonado

Educational or Future Plans:
After graduating high school, I plan on studying Speech Pathology at the University of Texas at Austin.

Clubs and Officer Positions:
Drama Club President, Thespian Vice President, Math UIL, Varsity Athletic Trainer, Junior Class President, National Honor Society Member, UIL One Act Play

Accomplishments/Honors:
Top 3 percent of the Class of 2020, 4 year Coyote Scholar, All-Academic Athlete, National Qualifier for Solo Musical Theatre, Drama Club: Best Actress Award, Drama Club: Best Singer Award, UIL One Act Play Competition: All-star cast Award