Eagle Point standouts

Student: Karli Gabica

Age: 18

Home Town: Eagle Point

Parents: Roger and Margaret Gabica

Academic accomplishments: Top 5 percent of class, Honor Society, Principal's Award for maintaining better than 3.5 grade-point average during cheerleading, Top 10 Schools GPA award for cheerleading, 4.0 grade-point average, Gold Gown achiever, earned Med Stars Scholarship to attend Pacific University and Oregon Health & Science University medical camps.

Other activities: Varsity cheerleading captain, leadership, ASB President, Community 101, sophomore and junior class president, air band, working at Yotopia Yogurt.

Free time activities: Partner stunting, tumbling, Basque dancing.

Favorite movie: "The Descendants"

Favorite teacher and why: Mrs. Snider because she has made me the leader I am today.

Post-high school plans: Go to Oregon State University to major in pre-optometry, then off to optometry school at Pacific University.

What advice would you give to younger students? Participate in as many activities as you can because these are the greatest years, and the memories will last forever.

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Student: Dylan Henderson

Age: 17

Home Town: Eagle Point

Parents: Duane and Amy Henderson

Academic accomplishments: 3.92 grade-point average, Honor Society, Top 5 percent

Other activities: Football, works for the Stanley ranch eight to 10 hours per week.

Free time activities: Hunting, fishing, riding things, camping, hanging out with friends.

Favorite book: "Heller with a Gun" by Louis L'Amour

Favorite movie: "Tombstone."

Favorite teacher and why: Mr. Swanson, he's a great speaker. I really like the way he teaches.

Post-high school plans: Do an apprentice program as a mechanic.

What advice would you give to younger students? Have fun, smile and try your best.


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