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Greely High School
303 Main St., Cumberland Center, | www.msad51.org


Graduation day: June 10, 2012
at Greely High School

Graduation information provided by the high school
    Top 10 seniors

    Elizabeth Hayward Bouchard
    Future Plans: Attending Wheaton College in Norton, MA, as a Balfour Scholar. Major High School Activities: Greely Chorus and Madrigal Singers.
    Organizations: National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society "Sociedad Honoraria Hispanica".
    Leadership Positions: Traveled to Concepcion, Guatemala, in June 2011 with Partners in Development to build homes and interact with local children.
    Sports Activities: Varsity Volleyball and Lacrosse Teams.
    Awards: Academic Achievement Award, Varsity Lacrosse Sportsmanship Award, Academic All-State, Volleyball 2011, Maine State Volleyball Championship Team 2011.
    Parents: Mark and Christina Bouchard.

    Lena Champlin
    Future Plans: Attending Brown University in the fall. Major High School Activities: Science Research, International Baccalaureate Program, 4H Sheep club, Drama (both acting and set design).
    Organizations: National Honor Society, French Honor Society, Model United Nations, Wescustago Youth Chorale.
    Sports Activities: Greely Swim Team (4 years).
    Awards: Valedictorian, American Museum of Natural History Young Naturalist Award Winner (Twice), Junior Science and Humanities Northern New England Winner, Maine State Water Conference Winner (twice), Maine College of Art Book Award, National Junior Duck Stamp Winner for the State of Maine, New England Young Writer's Conference at Breadloaf, Portland Women's Literary Union Writing Contest - 2nd Place.
    Other: Guatemala Safe Passage, Hart Cat Shelter volunteer, and Community Garden Project (Portland).
    Parents' Names: Holly Hurd and Dave Champlin.

    Gregory Ferland
    Future Plans: Williams College in Williamstown, MA in the fall.
    Major High School Activities: Played double bass and electric bass (and occasionally the trombone) in several musical groups at GHS including Jazz Band, Jazz Combo, and Concert Band; Double bassist for the Portland Youth Symphony Orchestra and the Portland Youth Wind Ensemble; Vocalist with the GHS Chorus and the Madrigals; Member of the GHS Math Team.
    Organizations: National Honor Society; Spanish Honor Society; Outing Club
    Leadership Positions: Co-Captain, Math Team; Co-Captain, Indoor Track Team
    Sports Activities: Varsity-level participation in cross-country, indoor and outdoor track, and lacrosse.
    Awards: National Merit Scholarship Finalist; Medalist, State and League Math Meets; Silver Medalist, National Spanish Exam; Outstanding Musicianship Award, 2012 MMEA State Jazz Festival
    Other: International Baccalaureate Diploma Candidate; Student leader of a lacrosse team from GHS that participated in the 2011 Guatemala Lacrosse Festival in Guatemala City - Guatemalan teams from four impoverished rural towns participated in the event. While there, the GHS team also held clinics for youth from Safe Passage an organization that provides food and education to children living adjacent to the Guatemala City garbage dump.
    Parents: John and Christina Ferland

    Kimberly Johnson
    Future Plans: Clark University in the fall with interests in Environmental Science and Holocaust/Genocide Studies.
    Major High School Activities: IB Diploma Candidate, Math Team, Envirothon, and French Club.
    Organizations: National Honor Society and French National Honor Society.
    Leadership Positions: Counselor-In-Training (CIT) at YMCA Camp Coniston in New Hampshire Summer 2011. Selected to be a Leader-In-Training (LIT) Summer 2012.
    Sports Activities: Swim Team (4 yrs.), Cross Country Team (4 yrs.), Track Team (Senior Year).
    Awards: Middlebury Book Award (2011) and 2nd Place Poetry Out Loud (2012).
    Parents: Eric and Debbie Johnson.

    Katherine Longo
    Future Plans: Mount Holyoke College - majoring in Cultural Anthropology.
    Organizations: Drama, Inkwell, GAC, Maine Model UN, National Honor Society, and Spanish Honor Society.
    Leadership Positions: Senior Stage Manager for Greely Drama, Art Editor for Inkwell, and Math Tutor Coordinator for NHS.
    Sports Activities: Cross Country and Quidditch Club.
    Awards: Woman's Literacy Union Youth Council, 2011 Honorary Mention, Smith Book Award, and Presidential Scholars Candidate.
    Parents: JoAnn and Rick Longo

    Richard Gus Longo
    Future Plans: Middlebury College (VT) Class of 2016 - Studying: physics, music, and creative writing.
    Organizations: Math Team, Jazz Band, Jazz Combo, National Honors Society, and Spanish Honors Society.
    Leadership Positions: Math Team Co-captain (12th grade), Quidditch Club Co-captain (12th grade), Lead Alto Saxophone in Jazz Band.
    Sports Activities: Swim Team, Ultimate Frisbee, Intramural Quidditch Club, and biking.
    Awards: Yale book Award, American Mathematics Competition (10th grade) 1st Prize, Western Maine Conference All Academic Team Swimming 2012.
    Other: Maine Jazz Camp, Safe Passage volunteer in Guatemala, and Moody's Math Challenge 2012.
    Parents: JoAnn and Rick Longo

    Ian Philbrick
    Future Plans: Gap year after high school graduation followed by enrollment at Georgetown University in the fall of 2013 to study international relations. Major High School Activities: Inkwell, Debate Team, Greely Junior Classical League, and Drama.
    Organizations: National Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Latin Honor Society, World Affairs Council of America, National Forensic League, Junior Classical League.
    Leadership Positions: Inkwell Editor-In-Chief (9th, 10th, 11th, 12th), Student Congress Team Captain (12th), Latin Honor Society President (11th, 12th), Writing Club President (12th), NHS Tutoring Program Coordinator (12th).
    Sports Activities: Greely Swimming and Diving Team (9th, 10th, 11th, 12th) and Varsity Swimmer (12th).
    Awards: Three-Time National Debate Tournament Qualifier (10th, 11th, 12th), National Latin Exam Gold Medals (10th, 11th, 12th), 2011 Bread Loaf Young Writers' Conference Attendee, Bronze Medal National Spanish Exam (11th), 1st Place 2010 Maine Junior Classical League Fall Academic Sweeps, World Affairs Council of America National Quiz Bowl Competition Qualifying Team Member.
    Other: Safe Passage Team Volunteer Group Member (11th).
    Parents: Leighton R. Philbrick and Sadhana Prasad.

    Audrey A. Parolin
    Future Plans: Endicott College - School of Nursing
    Sports: Varsity Soccer - 9, 10, 11, 12; Captain - 11, 12; Western Maine Conference Athletic Recognition Award -11,12; All State - 12; Western Maine All- Academic - 12; 2012 Special Olympics HS All Star Game - 12; Varsity Lacrosse - 9, 10, 11, 12; Captain - 12; Western Maine Conference Athletic Recognition Award - 11; Offensive MVP - 11; Varsity Nordic - 9, 10, 11; Captain - 10, 11; Varsity Track - 12; Western Maine All-Academic - 12
    Service: Maine Medical Center Junior Volunteer - 10, 11, 12. Helped the Central Services Department by delivering supplies to various areas of the hospital and escorted patients and visitors in the Emergency Department as well as throughout the hospital. (150+ volunteer hours); Cumberland Soccer Club Labor Day Tournament - 9,10,11,12. Duties included snack shack sales, refereeing, organizing parking, and clean up during our town's annual youth soccer tournament; National Honor Society - 11, 12. Organized a Hunger Banquet to create awareness about different cultures' foods and to raise money for OXFAM. Also raised money for Breast Cancer Research; Diabetes Dash for Kids - 10, 11. Helped keep runners organized and ran next to a child who needed a little motivation to finish; Breaking Strides for Breast Cancer - 9, 10, 11, 12. Fundraising and awareness activities for breast cancer accomplished by walking three miles, in pink, around the City of Portland; Cumberland Soccer Club Assistant Coach - 12. Assistant coach for a U-14 girls' youth soccer team; Region 1 Soccer Tournament - 9. Volunteered 50+hours preparing soccer fields, nets, tents, concessions, banners and facilities for the arrival of the Region 1 Tournament. I delivered the referees to their fields and I also helped with recycling and clean up. The event hosts the State Champion Premier soccer teams from Maine to Virginia, who then go on to compete in the National Tournament.
    Extra Curricular Activities: Spirit Week Committee - 10,11,12. Participated in helping to strengthen school spirit by writing and performing skits involving a large percentage of classmates to encourage class unity; Western Maine Leadership Conference - Greely High School representative - 10; Prom Committee - 11
    Work: Babysitting - 9,10,11,12; Standardized Patient at Maine Medical Center (a teaching Hospital)- 9,10. A standardized patient is a person in good physical and mental health who has been trained to mimic or portray the personality and behavior of an actual patient encountered in a normal medical clinic. This is done to help with the education of medical students in a clinical surrounding without putting an actual patient at risk; Soccer Referee - 9,10,11,12; Allstate Insurance Agency - 11. Clerical work provided for small insurance agency.
    Parents: Pauline and Scott Parolin.

    Stefan Sandreuter
    Future Plans: Colby College.
    Organizations: National Honor Society, French Honor Society, Community Service Club, and Bigs & Littles.
    Leadership Positions: Outing Club President and Middle School and Summer Track Coach.
    Sports Activities: Varsity Cross Country (4 yrs.), and Captain Varsity Indoor and Outdoor Track (4 yrs.).
    Awards: Rensselaer Medal, Western Maine Conference All-Conference and All Academic Teams, Greely H.S. 2011 Fall Athlete of the Year.
    Parents: Hanni and Bill Sandreuter.

    Hanna Saunier Willwerth
    Future Plans: Hanna plans to take a gap year in between high school and university as a long term volunteer for Safe Passage in Guatemala and then plans to travel and climb in Patagonia, Chile. She has been accepted to the Honor's Program with merit scholarship at George Washington University's Elliott School of Foreign Service where she plans to study International Relations.
    Major High School Activities: International Baccalaureate Diploma candidate, Debate Club, World Affair's Council of Maine, Model UN, Safe Passage, Writing Club, Inkwell Editorial Staff, National Honor Society, German Club, photographer for Drama Club.
    Organizations: Maine Democratic Party, Maine Peoples Alliance Leadership Positions: Lincoln Douglas Debate Team Captain, Team Leader for Safe Passage Service Trip to Guatemala.
    Sports: Swimming and Track.
    Awards: Class of 2012 Salutatorian, National Qualifier for World Affairs Council and First Place Team in Maine, National Qualified for National Forensic League LD Debate and Placed first in Maine State Competition, National Honor Society, National Spanish Honor Society, National Latin Honor Society.
    Other: Climbed Mt. Rainier during summer vacation - ascended to 14,400 ft. summit.
    Parents: Jane Saunier and Adam Willwerth

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2012 graduates

Cooper Allen
Colby Franklin Allred
Edith Diane Aromando
Lindsey Mae Arsenault
Tyler Francis Bals
Deanna Constance Barry
Dana Leigh Benger
James Black
Caleb Kenneth Blanchard
Lucy Anna Blatt
Damien Michael Blume
Anna Joy Bolduc
Abigail L. Bonnevie
Elizabeth Hayward Bouchard
Margaret Bayne Bradley
Jenna Marie Brink
William Brown
Evan Garnett Campbell
Tyler Cartwright
Caroline Elizabeth Cayot
Lena Kae Champlin
Nicholas P. Clark
Alexander Clark
Nicole Ashley Cochran
Emily Colesworthy
G. Gavin Collins
Logan Alexandrea Cooper
Alex Michael Cowan
Chadd Edward Crosson
Emily Ann Curato
James S. Currie
Hannah Skye Davis
Alexandra Elaine Day
Anna Josephine Dedon
Rachel J. Demers
Griffen Demick
Karly Jean Derby
Julia Marie DeWolfe
Thomas Peters Dolloff
Keegan Patrick Donnelly
Shannon Lorene Donovan
Benjamin Michael Edward Dubois
Isaak Lee Emery
Sarah Ezzio
Catherine Fellows
Gregory Moore Ferland
Emily Lynn Fisher
Shannon Fitzpatrick
Sarah Flaherty
Julia Hudson Freeman
Amanda García Gómez **
Michael Kaj Geissler
Marina Elaina Goding
Laura Grant
Lauren Elizabeth Grass
Christina Lynn Greco
Erica Virginia Green
Tricia Grover
Andrew Logan Hackett
Benjamin Peter Hackett
Caroline Hamilton
Emily Rose Harris
Nathan Samuel Hewes
Cole Higgins
Channing Cavanaugh Hodgkins
Mackenzie James Hopkins
Carolyn Shaw Hopps
Jordan R. Horwich
Michael Paul Hutchins Jr.
Melissa Anne Jacques
Kimberly Johnson
Nicole Elizabeth Jordan
Kristina M. Joyce
Richard Milton Judge
Christopher J. Kemna
Grant William Kern
Aria Knight
Rachael Eileen Kurland
Meaghan Mary Labbe
Michael Evan Leeman
Kristy Marie Littlefield
Katherine Anne Longo
Perry Michael Longo
Richard Augustus Longo
Shannon Marie Love
Taylor May Lovering
Alyssa Frances Lovsin-Young
Julia Elizabeth Maine
Liam Thane Maker
James Martin Manahan
Gabriel James Marchese
William Cummings McAdoo
Nevin McCarthy
Cody McEwen
Ross McEwen
Anna McKee
Ryan H. McKenna
Bradford Durgin McKenney
Sasha Charlotte McLean
Helena Isabelle Jane McMonagle
Miranda McNamara
Leonardo Medeiros Netto **
Owen William Miller
Margaret Claire Mitchell-LaBrie
Megan Elizabeth Morgan
Robert Emery Morrison
Sarah Mulcahy
Haylee K. Munson
Joshua Daniel Nason
Anne Fagerlund Nielsen **
Courtney Nielsen
Margaret Elizabeth Norton
Myles William Nuzzi
Patrick Curtis Obery
Christopher E. Ormond
Audrey A. Parolin
Matthew John Perry
Jeremy Peterson
Ian Philbrick
Christian James Pisini
Constantine William Pollak
Eliza Scout Porter
Robert David Potts
Jonathan Ernest Ray
Matthew Joseph Ray
Taylor Leigh Readio
Samuel Edward Reed
Michelino Francis Ricci
Matthew Thomas Ricker
Luke Risley
Nicholas Robinson
Sarah Rogers Moses
Luke James Saffian
Emily Brooke Sampson
Stefan Berthold Sandreuter
Rachel Sands
Sara Elizabeth Schad
Emma May Seymour
Dustin Shea
Alfred Smith
Stephen Daniel Snyder
Daniel Scott Spencer
Joshua Ryan Staples
Peter A. Stauber
Keith E. Stayte
Amanda Marie Stewart
Eric R. Storey
Shawn Michael Stowell
Stephanie Elizabeth Strong
Delilah Talon
Kevin Austin Tar
Jordan Tarbox
Halley Lucile Taylor
Nestor Angello Taylor
Erica Tenney
Nicholas A. Therriault
Elizabeth Goddard Thomas
Luke Jamison Tierney
Gideon Walk
Eleanor Fenn Weickert
James MacDonald Wetzel
Jaclyn Rose Wheeler
James S. Whitaker
James Whited
Kathryn Elizabeth Whittum
Luke David Wilcox
Hanna Saunier Willwerth
Brenton Murray Wilson
Paul Hoyt Witte
Christine Helen Zambernardi


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