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Murphy named Prescott Valedictorian
Ellsworth Wisconsin 126 S. Chestnut St. 54011

PRESCOTT--The Prescott School District announced the Class of 2014 Top Ten graduates last month.

Abby Murphy was named Valedictorian. Murphy, the daughter of Rick and Tracey, will attend UW-La Crosse to major in Biology.


Emelia Rohl and David Yanish were selected as Salutatorians. Rohl, the daughter of Joe and Stephanie, will attend UW-Madison and major in Creative Writing and Political Science. Yanish, the son of Jim and Holly, will major in film at UW-Oshkosh.

The rest of the Top 10 is:

--Jack Geiger, son of Scott and Jennifer, will attend UW-La Crosse, majoring in Biology.

--Kaylee Hildebrandt, daughter of Randy and Suzanne, will attend the University of Minnesota, to study Biomedical Engineering.

--Greta Lapcinski, daughter of Darrell and Andrea, will study Art and Music at UW-Eau Claire.

--Jadine Lee, daughter of James and Geraldline, will study Animal Science at UW-Madison.

--Brittany Lubich, daughter of Jim and Jen, will major in Pre-Med at the University of Minnesota or UW-River Falls.

--Nicholas Opdahl, son of Robert and Licole, will attend the University of Minnesota to study Electrical Engineering.

--Rachel Voelker, daughter of Mitch and Kris, will attend UW-Madison to study Agriculture and Life Science.

Graduation is set for 7:30 p.m., Friday, May 24, at the high school gymnasium.