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County: Gilmer

High School: Gilmer County High School

GPA: 4.0

Activities and achievements: Hannah has been on student council since she was in seventh grade and is serving as president this year. She has been an ambassador for the Hugh O'Brian Youth Leadership Academy and was selected to attend Rhododendron Girls State. She is a member of the National Honor Society, captain of the varsity track team and captain of the varsity cheerleading squad. She also has been a member of the basketball team. Ranked at the top of her class academically, Hannah will have completed 20 hours of college credits by graduation. 

Plans: Hannah wants to become a pharmacist. She plans to enroll in the pre-pharmacy program at West Virginia Wesleyan College, where she also hopes to continue to run track. She then plans to pursue a graduate degree at the WVU School of Pharmacy.