• Emma Davis, Valedictorian and Karina Cruz, Salutatorian

Davis, Cruz named top two BHS Grads

Emma Davis and Karina Cruz garnered the top academic honors in the 2016 graduating class of Breckenridge High School as Valedictorian and Salutatorian, respectively.

Davis is the daughter of Mike and Lilas Davis, and Cruz is the daughter of Ramon and Maria Cruz.

Davis plans on attending Texas A&M University to study civil engineering. Her honors include Valedictorian; president of the National Honor Society, Junior Forum, Student Council and 4-H; Academic All-District/Academic All-State; and Buckaroo Coaches Most Inspirational Girl.

Her accomplishments and activities include National Honor Society, Student Council, 4-H, volleyball, track, softball, Junior Forum and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.

Cruz plans to attend Texas Tech University and major in mechanical engineering. Her honors include Salutatorian, National Honor Society secretary, Student Council vice president, Best Hair superlative and Homecoming queen nominee.

Her accomplishments and activities include volleyball, basketball, track, (2016 district champ in shot put), Academic All-District/All-State (4 years), Bucks Award of Academic Excellence (4 years), Junior Forum and FCA.

Breckenridge High School will hold its graduation ceremonies at 7 p.m. Friday, May 27, at the BISD Fine Arts and Athletic Facility.

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