NEWCASTLE: ASHLEY SAVAGE
Athletics: Coaches All-State softball as a senior. Second-team Little All-City as a senior, honorable mention as a sophomore and junior. Varsity soccer two years. Varsity slowpitch softball one year. Will play softball at Arkansas Tech.
Academics: Scored 29 on the ACT. Weighted grade point average of 4.3. National Honor Society. Student council vice president.
Quote: “Ashley is genuine and unique. Her best asset is that she thinks for herself and is a strong, self-reliant young woman who isn't afraid to speak out about her convictions and beliefs.” — Donna J. Morris, English teacher
College choice: Arkansas Tech
Also nominated: Ashley Bryant