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2017 Senior Salute: This year’s Vail Valley high school graduates

Casandra Gonzales

Eagle Valley High School

Favorite moment from any year: Prom, because all my friends were there and everyone looked amazing!

Give a shout out: To Ms. Dewell, who has helped me with the college and scholarship application process. I am so thankful for her. I know my senior year would have been more difficult without her.

Summer plans: This summer, I will be going on a service trip to Morocco. I will also work a summer job.

Where are you headed this fall: Colorado Mesa University.

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If you're leaving Eagle County, what will you miss most: I will miss the comfort and safety of a small town.

In 10 years, you'll be: Happy with a job that I love.

Favorite class ever: Anatomy, because every second of it was interesting.

Class you wish had been offered: I wish yoga would have been offered.

Haley Frischholz

Battle Mountain High School

Favorite school moment from any year: Playing at the Denver Coliseum in the state tournament my sophomore year.

Give a shout out: My sister for always being by my side and looking up to me.

Summer plans: I will be working and making memories with friends.

Where are you headed this fall: CU Boulder.

If you're leaving Eagle County, what will you miss most: The mountains, skiing and hiking.

In 10 years, you'll be: Changing the world.

Favorite class ever: Ceramics.

Class you wish had been offered: Dancing.

Charise Crabb

Eagle Valley High School

Favorite school moment from any year: Going to Tu Casa on $1 taco Mondays with my friends on the track team.

Give a shout out: I want to say thank you to all my coaches — Cindy Ramunno, Drake Brown, Jeff Shroll, Sierra Green, Charlie Janssen — for always believing in me and helping me achieve my goals.

Summer plans: Coach gymnastics and volunteer at Valley View Hospital.

Where are you headed this fall: Running track at Western State Colorado University.

If you're leaving Eagle County, what will you miss most: The people.

In 10 years, you'll be: A pediatrician.

Favorite class ever: Weightlifting.

Class you wish had been offered: Home Economics.

Nathaniel Badger

Battle Mountain High School

Favorite school moment from any year: Wining state two years in a row with ski team.

Give a shout out: Parents for supporting me.

Summer plans: Relax, spend time with friends and train.

In 10 years, you'll be: Changing the world.

Favorite class ever: A/B Calculus with Bretz.

Class you wish had been offered: AP Chemistry.

Gitte LaWare

Battle Mountain High School

Favorite school moment from any year: My senior year, girls varsity soccer game against rival Steamboat when our goalie scored the win during second overtime with 2 seconds left.

Give a shout out: To my parents, Matt and Kaendi, for always being there to support me in everything I do.

Summer plans: Create amazing memories with the people who mean the most

Where are you headed this fall: University of Colorado at Boulder.

If you're leaving Eagle County, what will you miss most: I will miss the sense of community and friendly faces.

In 10 years, you'll be: I don't know exactly where I see myself, but I am excited for new experiences and know that I will find myself somewhere new and doing something that makes me happy.

Class you wish had been offered: "Simple everyday life tasks and skills that you are never taught until you have to struggle through them yourselves for a couple hours in a snowstorm."

Daniel Huck

Battle Mountain High School

Favorite school moment from any year: The Avalanche One certification hut trip.

Give a shout out to: Mr. Caudill's biology memes.

Summer plans: To venture deep in the backcountry and catch some trout.

Where are you headed this fall: Montana State University, Bozeman MT.

If you're leaving Eagle County, what will you miss most: The Eagle River and my family.

In 10 years you'll be: 28

Favorite class ever: D.E Biology

Class you wish had been offered: Home economics with Don Hohmann

To see your senior

To see your 2017 high school graduate in the newspaper, answer the questions these grads answered, and email them to randy@vaildaily.com, along with a senior portrait or other photos. Feel free to be as serious or irreverent as you choose.