Participants

Distinguished Young Women participants come from all walks of life, but they have one thing in common: the desire to succeed. Below are the Distinguished Young Women of Petal participants for the Class of 2021.

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Kathryn Berry

High School: Sacred Heart Catholic School

College Preference: University of Southern Mississippi

Career Goals: Elementary Education with hopes to Study Abroad

Talent: Jazz Routine (Like a Lady, by Meghan Trainor)

Cheyanne Clark

High School:

College Preference: Pearl River Community College

Career Goals: Physical Therapist Assistant

Talent: CrossFit Lift Complex  

Olivia Draughn

High School:

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Biomedical Engineering

Talent: Speed Painting-Can you See Her 

Raven Graves

High School:

College Preference: University of Mississippi

Career Goals: JAG Officer

Talent: Armed Exhibition 

Olivia Lewis

High School: Petal High

College Preference:

Career Goals:

Talent: Singing (Rescue, by Lauren Daigle)

Madelyn McElroy

High School: Petal High School

College Preference: University of Mississippi

Career Goals: Prosthetist

Talent: Vocal Performance  (“Ashes”, by Celine Dion )

Grace Robbins

High School: Petal High School

College Preference: University of Southern Mississippi

Career Goals: Pediatrician

Talent: Original Spoken Word Poetry (“Enough”, by Grace Robbins)

Landry Thompson

High School: Petal High School

College Preference: University of Southern Mississippi

Career Goals: Pathology

Talent: Singing  (Requiem, by Jennifer Laura Thompson)

Loren Wade

High School: Petal High School

College Preference: Undecided

Career Goals: Registered Nurse

Talent: Piano (Toccatina, by Timothy Brown)

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