Goreville High School has recognized Jalynn Ashford, Bailey Edwards, Alyssa Geyman, Haley Simmons, Madison Sopczak and Jonathan Troop for academics and leadership.
Ashford, 18, is an Illinois State Scholar and Future Business Leaders of American reporter. She is a member of the cheerleading squad, WYSE team, Beta Club and band.
The daughter of Jimmy and Carol Ashford of Goreville, she plans to major in computer information systems at Murray State University.
Edwards, 18, is an Illinois State Scholar, valedictorian, FBLA president and senior class treasurer. She is a member of Beta Club, WYSE Team, Scholar Bowl, cheerleading squad and pompon team and was in high school musicals.
The daughter of Jeff Edwards and Johnie Edwards of Goreville, she plans to pursue a career in a medical field at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Geyman, 18, is an Illinois State Scholar, salutatorian, Beta Club vice president and FBLA secretary. She is a member of WYSE team, cheerleading squad, Beta Club and student council.
The daughter of Joseph and Monica Geyman of Tunnel Hill, she plans to study English secondary education at SIUC.
Simmons, 18, is an Illinois State Scholar and a member of WYSE team, Beta Club, Scholar Bowl, band, drama and art clubs.
The daughter of Christine and David Dunn of Goreville, she plans to major in pre-medicine biology at Blackburn University.
Sopczak, 17, has been a class officer four years, and is a member of Beta Club, Scholar Bowl, student council, FBLA, cheerleading squad and softball, track, volleyball, basketball and cross country teams.
The daughter of Kim and Pete Sopczak of Goreville, she plans to study elementary education at Murray State University.
Troop, 17, is an Illinois State Scholar, Beta Club president and captain of the varsity basketball team. He is a member of WYSE team and student council.
The son of Dr. Michael and Debra Troop of Goreville, he plans to major in mathematics at Belmont University.
Commencement will be at 7 p.m. May 21 in the high school gymnasium. Valedictorian is Bailey Edwards. Salutatorian is Alyssa Geyman.