Participants

Distinguished Young Women participants come from all walks of life, but they have one thing in common: the desire to succeed. Below are the Distinguished Young Women of Shelby County participants for the Class of 2018.

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Lauren Bowles

High School: Chelsea High School

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Alayna Breden

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Ryleigh Chambers

High School: Pelham High School

College Preference: Samford University

Career Goals: Counselling

Talent: Singing (Make You Feel My Love, by Adele)

Olivia Clement

High School: The Westminster School at Oak Mountain

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Jacquelyn Dick

High School: Chelsea High School

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Elizabeth Elliott

High School: Briarwood Christian School

College Preference: University of Georgia

Career Goals: Biology - Pre Med

Talent: Piano 

Addison Fuller

High School: Pelham High School

College Preference: Huntingdon College

Career Goals: Lawyer

Talent: Baton Twirling  (Baby I'm a Star , by Prince & The Revolution )

Alyssa Gruman

High School: Oak Mountain

College Preference: Vanderbilt

Career Goals: Lawyer

Talent: Colorguard Routine (Try Everything, by Shakira)

Mary Hannum

High School: Oak mountain high school

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Kathryn King

High School: Spain Park High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Law or Medical

Talent: Piano (Beach Buggy Boogie, by Martha Mier (arranged by Ryan Brewer))

Mary-helen Lang

High School: Chelsea high school

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Pediatrician

Talent: Dance (Ballet, by Monica Smith)

Maryhelen Lang

High School: Chelsea

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Nicole Luthcke

High School: The Altamont School

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Nicole Luthcke

High School: The Altamont School

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Abigail Mathis

High School: Indin Springs School

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Olivia Railey

High School: Thompson High school

College Preference: UAB

Career Goals: ophthalmology

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Caroline Rice

High School: Spain Park

College Preference: Auburn

Career Goals: Photojournalist

Talent: Flute Performance (Andante Pastoral, by Paul Taffanel)

Madeline Rigdon

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Hunter Rush

High School: Oak Mountain High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: Engineering or Science Related Career

Talent: Baton twirling  ("That Man" by Caro Emerald, by )

Victoria Scroggins

High School: Evangel Classical Christian School

College Preference: University of Alabama

Career Goals: Broadcast Journalist

Talent: Singing (Rolling In The Deep, by Adele)

Morgan Seay

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College Preference: University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

Career Goals: Emergency Medicine Pediatrician

Talent: Spoken Word Poetry  (Enough, by Morgan Seay)

Olivia Shivers

High School: Oak Mountain High School

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Reagan Stapleton

High School: Evangel Christian

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Molly Steele

High School: Pelham High School

College Preference: Auburn University

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Talent: Violin 

Alexis Witherspoon

High School: Spain Park High School

College Preference: Spelman College

Career Goals: Surgeon

Talent: Monologue (Ain't I A Woman, by Sojourner Truth)

Danielle Wu

High School: Indian Springs

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