MMCRU's 2021 Co-Valedictorians & Co-Salutatorians

Thursday, May 27, 2021
Kristina Nicole Goth

Kristina Nicole Goth

Kristina Nicole Goth Goth, Valedictorian, is the daughter of Jeff and Ann Goth. She has a cumulative GPA of a 4.0.

Kaitlynís academic achievements include: War Eagle Conference Recognition, Siouxland News: Above & Beyond Recognition, KCAU Best of Class Award, MMCRU Silver Cord, MMCRU 3.5+ GPA Gold Honor Cord, MMCRU ACT 30+ Recognition, IGHSAU E. Wayne Cooley Scholarship, Bernie Saggau Award, FCA Pillars of Character - Citizenship Award, Ruth Witter Athlete Scholar Award, National FFA Scholarship, Cherokee Farm Bureau Scholarship, MMCRU Faculty & Staff Scholarship, American Bar Association American Citizenship Award, Phil & Judy Letsche Citizenship Scholarship, Cherokee Chamber Agri-Business Scholarship, Cherokee Fair Board Scholarship, Cherokee Soil & Water Conservation District Scholarship, Merle Spieler Memorial Scholarship, Brummer-Stiles-Duncan Scholarship, United Bank of Iowa Scholarship, Cherokee Co. Pork Producers Scholarship, Little Sioux Corn Processors Scholarship, Holey Name Endowment, Holy Name Catholic Daughters of America Scholarship, Cherokee County 4-H Endowment Scholarship, Iowa State Bank Scholarship, First Cooperative Association Scholarship, Marcus Lions Club Scholarship, Cherokee Masonic Lodge Scholarship, Grand Lodge of Iowa Masonic Scholarship, D.A.R. Good Citizen District Awarde, Farmers Mutual Insurance Service Award Scholarship, International P.E.O. STAR Scholarship, Carroll C. Mongan Trust, American Bank Scholarship, LA Wescott Post 2253 Cherokee VFW, MMCRU Boosters Scholarship, West Iowa Bank Corp (FSB) Scholarship, Patricia Goth Memorial Scholarship, MMC Foundation Scholarship, William & Ethel Gund Scholarship, Iowa State University Loyal Scholar, Iowa Farm Bureau Scholarship, Conservation Districts of Iowa Ralph and Agnes Dostal 4-H Scholarship, Presidentís Volunteer Service Award, and National 4-H Congress Scholarship.

During high school, Kristina was involved in the following: Basketball Manager (four years), Choir (two years), Class President (three years), Class Vice-President (one year), FFA (three years), Football Cheer (one year), Golf (four years), Homecoming Queen (one year), Honor Roll (four years), Large Group Speech (two years), Musical (Madrigal) (two years), NHS (three years), Royals Impact (two years), Softball (five years), Student Council (four years), Top 5 (four years), and Volleyball (four years).

Kristina will be attending Iowa State University, majoring in Accounting with a minor in Ag Business.

Cade William Pepper

Cade William Pepper

Cade William Pepper, Valedictorian, is the son of Josh and Erica Pepper. He has a cumulative GPA of a 4.0.

Cadeís academic achievements include: War Eagle Conference Recognition, Governorís Award/Des Moines All Academic Award, MMCRU 3.5+ GPA Gold Honor Cord, MMCRU ACT 30+ Recognition, Lyle Schlenger Award, FCA Pillars of Character - Respect Award, Charles Rosburg Award, MMCRU Faculty & Staff Scholarship, Marcus Action Club Scholarship, Brummer-Stiles-Duncan Scholarship, Iver Johnson Family Foundation Scholarship, Lillian Birch-Snyder Scholarship, Walt Miller Engineering Scholarhsip, MMCRU Foundation Scholarship, and William & Ethel Gund Scholarship.

During high school, Cade was involved in the following: Baseball (five years), Basketball (four years), Football (one year), Golf (four years), Homecoming Court (one year), Honor Roll (four years), Large Group Speech (two years), NHS (two years), Royals Impact (two years), SIAC (one year), Skills USA (one year), Top 5 (four years), and Track & Field (three years).

Cade will be attending Briar Cliff University, majoring in Business and Education/Undecided. He will also be participating in basketball.

Miller Ashton Staab

Miller Ashton Staab

Miller Ashton Staab, Salutatorian, is the son of Chris and Christine Staab. He has a cumulative GPA of a 3.889.

Millerís academic achievements include: War Eagle Conference Recognition, MMCRU 3.5+ GPA Gold Honor Cord, Grinnell Mutual Road to Success Scholarship, West Iowa Bank Corp (FSB) Scholarship, MMC Foundation Scholarship, and MMC Foundation Third in Class Scholarship.

While in high school, Miller has been active in Homecoming Court (one year), Honor Roll (four years), Large Group Speech (one year), and Top 5 (four years).

Miller will continue with the Army National Guard and will be attending Western Iowa Tech Community College, majoring in Business/Accounting.

Caitlyn Frances Evans

Caitlyn Frances Evans

Caitlyn Frances Evans, Salutatorian, is the daughter of Curtis Evans and Laurie McManaman. She has a cumulative GPA of a 3.889.

Caitlynís academic achievements include: War Eagle Conference Recognition, MMCRU Silver Cord, MMCRU 3.5+ GPA Gold Honor Cord, Natalee Henke Memorial Scholarship, Brummer-Stiles-Duncan Scholarship, Little Sioux Corn Processors Scholarship, Steve & Renea Ogren Family Speech Scholarship, Remsen Chamber of Commerce Scholarship, MMCRU Boosters Scholarship, Lillian-Birch-Snyder Scholarship, MMCRU Area Health Professionals Scholarship, RU Foundation Scholarship, MMC Foundation Scholarship, and MMC Foundation Fourth in Class Scholarship.

While in high school, Caitlyn has been active in Choir (two years), Class Vice President (three years), Class Representative (one year), Dance (one year), Homecoming Court (one year), Honor Roll (four years), Large Group Speech (one year), Musical (Madrigal (one year), NHS (three years), Royals Impact (one year), SIAC (one year), School Play (three years), Softball (three years), Student Council (four years), Top 5 (four years), Track & Field (one year), and Volleyball (four years).

Caitlyn will be attending Morningside University, majoring in Psychology for Counseling.