OKC Area Dr Pepper Hometown Hero Nominees - Presented By Dr Pepper
Cimarron Valley Area Nominees
Slade Snodgrass (Kingfisher) - Slade is very friendly and is very involved in all school activities.
Josh Rains (Guthrie) - He is tough, durable, and dependable.
Maggie Glasgow (Geary) - Maggie is one of the most positive people on campus. She is always willing to help out and help anyone in need or in trouble. She tries to set a good example with her actions and positive attitude every day.
Kadance Pitts (Geary) - Always trying to help others succeed willing to go the extra mile
Edmond Area Nominees
Xander Steele (Edmond North) - Ranks first in his class academically. He also volunteers at the food bank and helped run numerous wrestling and basketball tournaments.
Travis Brown (Oklahoma Christian School) - Travis is a leader and multi-year starter on the OCS football and soccer teams, as well as our Student Body President.
Jarrett Whitefield (Edmond North) - Gives 100% effort, on and off the field. Well respected and looked up to as a leader.Great Running back, Excellent Student
Emily Orme (Oklahoma Christian School) - Emily is a person of strong godly character, a very intelligent and academically strong student, a leader both on the volleyball and basketball court, involved in student.
Julia McClendon (Deer Creek) - Julia is a very nice person. She is an A student and works hard in the classroom. She started varsity as a freshman and is a main contributor in our varsity team.
Emersen Heron (Edmond Memorial) - Emersen is a leader on the field as well as off of it. She is positive and always motivated to do her best.
Tatum Cummings (Crescent) - She always volunteers to help and is also caring and competitive.
Hunter Wilmoth (Crescent) - Don’t let his size fool you. He may be small but can put up big numbers from QB and Wr position. Also a standout baseball player for the tigers.
Drew White (Edmond Santa Fe) - Very outgoing has a heart to help others.
Collin Oliver (Edmond Santa Fe) - Great young man with great grades. Our best leader on and off the field. Liked by everyone at school. Very humble, and outgoing. Takes care of everyone
Micah Lovett (Crescent) - She is a great leader that is always ready to help others.
Ana Lindell (Edmond Memorial) - Ana is involved in a lot of volunteer work outside of the school, including coaching youth volleyball.
Canadian Valley Area Nominees
Caitlyn Delaney (Mustang) - Caitlyn is a great example on campus and always willing to help others.
Kaylee Witte (Yukon) - Top of her class, helping with many community service projects, leadership and more.
Krystiana Guzman (El Reno) - Krystiana Guzman has been involved in many different clubs and sports including cheer, leadership, basketball, and soccer over the course of her high school career and has been in leadership roles with many of those endeavors.
Lauren Yowell (Piedmont) - Member of our Piedmont STUCO
Moore/Norman Area Nominees
Grace Teuscher (Norman North) - Grace’s involvement in our community speaks volume. She not only helps organize team functions. But is the first one to be at or organize outside of school activities. Her ability to bring people together in this setting shows her character and type of student/athletes we want to produce in Norman Public Schools.
Emma Moore (Westmoore) - Emma is a fabulous student, she works hard and her academics are very important to her. She has overcome so much in the past year and still leads with encouragement and positivity.
Lily Arnold (Norman) - She is a great player with the best attitude and lots of community involvement.
Edric Lambert (Norman) - Team leader on the field, in the classroom and out in the community. 3.5 GPA
Rachel Martin (Noble) - Very quiet girl but work at on of the top restaurants in town
Halle Melton (Moore) - Halle is a hard worker that strives to be her best at everything she does. She is always the last to leave the field and is willing to help anyone that needs help on or off the field. Halle is a role model in our school and she is a friend to all those she comes in contact through out the day.
Grace Mercer (Community Christian) - Grace loves to make others smile and feel important. She has a true servants heart by placing others before herself. She is an excellent athlete with a drive like no other.
Kenzie Shay (Southmoore) - Kenzie is a terrific young lady on and off the soccer field. She is a role model for our younger players. She is hard working, has a positive attitude, wants to serve others, and is an outstanding student in the classroom.
Chloe Lewis (Noble) - Chloe is an active member in her church leadership, Honor Society, and Stuco, and carries a 4.0 GPA.
Zack Roberts (Newcastle) - Most committed HS player I have ever coached. 3 year captain and team leader. Won our “ALL N” Award as a sophomore and junior.
Ava Little (Community Christian) - Ava is still young...a sophomore...and she is coming off almost a year-long wrist injury. I have witnessed her shift and find her way into an off-the-court leadership role, and I'm anxious to see where she continues to grow in the areas of leadership and involvement in the coming years.
KK Eck (Purcell) - Hardworking, kind, and talented that is apart of athletics, student council, and other organizations. Proud to be a Dragon.
Madison Reed (Newcastle) - Madison is part of student council and helps plan events to give back to the community.
Gunner Colvin (Community Christian) - National Honor Society, Leader on Football team and plays golf.
Grace Hodgden (Westmoore) - Grace is an upbeat, vocal leader who carries her role from the field to the classroom and community.
Mid-Del Area Nominees
Emily Scrimshire (Del City) - Emily is a true leader on and off the field. During the COVID-19 outbreak, she has made over 400+ masks for first responders, medical staff, hospice and elderly all at no cost to any of them. Emily also gives free catching lessons to several young players just to give back to the sport that has shown her so much love.
Wingate (Choctaw) - Donnie's father passed away in the spring of 2020 from a battle with Leukemia. Donnie continues to stay determined and work tirelessly, all while being a great teammate and a positively impacting our community.
Makiah Thompson (Midwest City) - She is a leader on and off the field and is always trying to help others out. Makiah volunteers her time during our HOG week with raising money for a great cause.
Wisdom Combs (Carl Albert) - He is very dedicated and hard working and he puts others before himself. He does random acts of kindness anywhere such as helping someone carry something or reach something.
Rayna Nash (Del City) - Rayna is an incoming Freshman that did well at the Middle School level. She is involved in Band and also enjoys wrestling.
Gayla Cobb (Del City) - Gayla has a positive attitude that helps lead and keep the team focused during games and practices.
Shawnee Area Nominees
Abby Mahaffey (Shawnee) - Abby is a two sport players. She is amazing in the classroom, and helps volunteer in our community on a regular basis.
Haylee Cobbs (Tecumseh) - Great leader super person
Shelby Spurgin (Bethel) - She has been a member of Gifted & Talented since middle school and she is also a member of the National Honor Society. She is a huge support at home after her mother's breast cancer diagnosis.
Lilly Brown (Tecumseh) - During COVID she has been working at a local grocery store putting herself at risk to help the community be able to get supplies. She is a four year veteran of the THS Cheer squad.
Dawson Arnett (Tecumseh) - Dawson is active in FCA, We Care for Veterans project, FFA Bikes for Kids and local food drive and the Tecumseh Community Thanksgiving. He is also a member of THS National Honor Society. Dawson is currently working with the NRA to teach Gun Safety through the Eddie Eagle Program to younger students in his community.
Easton Wurtz (Seminole) - Easton volunteers his time with the special needs team, mowing lawns, and carrying in groceries for the elderly. He is a great example for his fellow students.
Avian Harrison (New Lima) - Works in medical field.
Madison Dustman (Maud) - Madison is a sophomore catcher who always has a fantastic attitude on and off the field. She is an incredible student and athlete, who always works hard at whatever she does.
Bryce Bodken (Maud) - He plays every sport Maud has to offer he is a good QB. A good post player in basketball. And a pretty good pitcher on the mound. OKC Private Schools Nominees
Drew Wood (Crossings Christian) - Drew is an outstanding athlete and an even better student on our campus. He is active in football and baseball and is also an officer in student council. He's as fine of a young man as I've coached.
Olivia Welchel (Crossings Christian) - Olivia (Liv) is an outstanding student and athlete. She is a godly leader, a loyal teammate, an encourager, and works hard in everything she does. We are blessed to have such a dedicated team captain this season!
Maci English (Heritage Hall) - Always active in making her teammates better as well as the community
Macy Moore (Heritage Hall) - Macy is an outstanding scholar athlete. She embodies Charger pride OKC Area Nominees
Sidney Sullins (Putnam City West) - A junior setter who is always positive and always first in line for drills on the court, off the court she is in multiple leadership clubs at PC West.
Leyla Hernandez (Putnam City) - Leyla is active in the school with MUSSA (Multicultural Student Service Association) and Link Crew. She shows school spirit by attending other sporting events as well as participation in school dances/activities.
Isaiah Carpitcher (Bethany) - Isaiah is involved with multiple groups and clubs on campus, as well as outside of school. He has attended mission trips, mowed yards, and volunteered his time.
Persephanie Goldsmith (Putnam City) - Persephanie is a bubbly happy girl. She is a very caring teammate and works hard in the classroom and on the court. She puts others before herself.
Avery Ausley (Bethany) - very outgoing and helpful, allows willing to lend an extra hand Payton Tolle (Bethany) - Excellent leader on the field, in the classroom, and throughout our school. Three-sport athlete.