Stevenson and Brandyberry named Riverside Seniors of the Month


Name: Gage Stevenson

Parents: James Stevenson, Dawn Maynard

School activities & awards: State, District, and Sectional Champion in bowling, 3rd place Nationally in BPA (Business Professional of America), Top 10 placement in State BPA, top 10 placement Regionally in BPA, NHS Member, NTHS Member, Honda Academic Achievement Breakfast for Government and American History.

If I were principal for a day: Let everyone go swimming in the pool in the basement during 7th and 8th period.

Favorite school memory: Winning the first State Championship in school history!!!

People who have been an inspiration to me include: My parents, Kristina Plank, Mr. Samuel King, Dr. Mann, Mrs. Marks, Mr. Switzer, Mr. McGill, Mrs. Wyan, and Ben Shapiro.

Lately, I have been reading: How to Destroy America in Three Easy Steps by Ben Shapiro

My advice to parents: Be slow to anger and quick to forgive.

My biggest regret: Not applying myself in BPA in my first 2 years.

Most embarrassing moment: 6th grade track and field day when I tripped over a hurdle and then took out another hurdle, breaking the pvc used to make it, and falling over in the middle of the race.

Next year I will be: Beginning my six years of college to become a lawyer.

Makayla Brandyberry

Name: Makayla Brandyberry

Parents: Tyler and Danielle Brandyberry

School activities & awards: Basketball Cheerleading, Riverside Young Ladies Retreat, Make A Wish Judge at Logan County Fair.

If I were principal for a day: We would eat lunch on the playground.

Favorite school memory: Everyone singing karaoke in Mrs.Weadock’s class.

People who have been an inspiration to me include: My mom, my Aunt Andi, and my friends battling cancer too.

Lately, I have been reading: The Silent Patient

My advice to parents: Respect your kids.

My biggest regret: Trying to be anybody but myself.

Most embarrassing moment: Sneezing a noodle out of my house at Bob Evans.

Next year I will be: Surviving