BOURBON - Friends and family near and far came together to celebrate the Class of 2022 at Triton Jr.-Sr. High School on Sunday afternoon.
The Triton School Corporation hosted an in-person commencement ceremony for the Class of 2022 at 2 p.m. Sunday, June 12, in the Trojan Trench (main gym). Those unable to attend were ble to watch a live stream on YouTube.
The Class of 2022
Maria Sofia Casabona
This year's valedictorian is Lauren Snyder. Lauren is the daughter of Jeff and Johna Snyder of Bourbon, IN. Her GPA was 4.127. Throughout her high school career, Lauren has been involved in volleyball, softball, was the manager of the girl's basketball team, Senior Squad, Art Club, Science Club, Yearbook, was President of the National Honor Society, and also participated in an internship at LaFree Physical Therapy. Lauren received All-Conference Academics in volleyball, was All-Conference Honorable Mention in softball, All-State Academics for both volleyball and softball and was also recognized by the Indiana Association of School Principals as an Academic All-Star. In the fall, Lauren plans to attend Trine University to major in Exercise Science.
The salutatorian for the Class of 2022 is Jolie Groves. Jolie is the daughter of Jason and Carrie Groves of Bourbon, IN. Her GPA was 4.093. While at Triton Jr. Sr. High School, Jolie has been involved in volleyball, basketball, softball, a member of Senior Squad, Art Club, Science Club, Spirit Club, Vice President of National Honor Society, and also participated in an internship at Triton Elementary School. Jolie has received All-Conference Academics in volleyball, basketball and softball, as well as All-State Academics in volleyball, basketball and softball. Jolie was also the recipient of the Pat Aikman Character and Leadership Award. In the Fall, Jolie plans to attend Trine University to major in Speech-Language Pathology.
The Bourbon Vol Fire Dept. graciously offered to escort the Class of 2022 through the Town of Bourbon after the ceremony.