LEROY — As graduation nears, students from around the county are preparing to say goodbye to the halls of high school and hello to the future.

These are the senior scholars from Pine River High School:

Devyn Powell

Devyn Powell has a 4.0 GPA, and is a co-valedictorian for Pine River High School. She is the daughter of James and Teresa Powell. Devyn has been involved in cross county, track and basketball, earning all-state honors in both cross country and track.

Devyn is an active member of the National Honor Society, Student Council and the Osceola Youth Advisory Council. She also has been a class officer. Currently, Devyn and her Destination Imagination teammates are preparing to travel to Global Competition in Tennessee. Devyn plans to attend Saginaw Valley State University to obtain a degree in occupational therapy.

Schroeder Vanderhoof

Schroeder Vanderhoof has a 4.0 grade point average and is co-valedictorian for Pine River High Sschool. He is the son of Curtis and Dawn Vanderhoof. Schroeder has participated in basketball and soccer. He is an active member of the National Honor Society and youth group, jazz band with his bass guitar and has advanced to state competition with a woodworking project. He plans to attend Cornerstone University.

Jennifer Wickens

Jennifer Wickens has a 4.0 grade point average and is co-valedictorian for Pine River High School. She is the daughter of Marshall and Cathy Wickens. Jennifer has participated in band, softball and Destination Imagination.

She is an active member of the National Honor Society and Genesis Youth Group. Jennifer plans to attend Lake Superior State University for pre-medicine, then to on to medical school to become a doctor.