EDITOR'S NOTE: Due to technical difficulties, the lists of valedictorians from Hesperia High and Hesperia Christian were not included below. The Star expects them to be in next week's issue.


Robert Lee


As Sultana's number one valedictorian for the class of 2010, Robert Lee plans to attend Brigham Young University, where he intends to study biology and chemistry, followed by graduate school. His greatest accomplishment at Sultana High School was finding the love of his life. His favorite memory is performing "Senora Picante" with his friends Maverick, Brittney and Elizabeth Meredith.


Kimberly Zoltan


Kimberly said her most outstanding academic accomplishment this year was being named a National Merit Semifinalist. She will be attending the University of California, Berkeley, where she will major in civil and environmental engineering. Her career goal is to become an environmental engineer.


Bridgette Forbes


Bridgette is a straight-A student and holds an overall G.P.A. of 4.4. She plans to attend Cal Poly Pomona and major in mechanical engineering. Her career goal is to pass the EIT and earn a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering.


Matt Panopio


Matt plans to attend the University of California, Los Angeles in the fall, studying biochemistry to become a pharmacist. Though his best memory is playing "Marryin' Sam" in "Li'l Abner," his greatest accomplishment is winning the title of Mr. Sultan 2010.


Ashley McNutt


Ashley will be attending the University of Southern California in the fall, pursuing a double major in electrical engineering and pre-med. Eventually she plans to become a pediatrician or neurosurgeon. After medical school, she wants to join the Peace Corps and then establish her own medical practice.


Rolando Gutierrez


Rolando held an overall G.P.A. of 4.36. He will be attending Claremont McKenna College on a full Army ROTC scholarship. He intends to major in government-international relations and eventually do intelligence work for the United States Army.


Sabrina Santilli


Sabrina will be attending the University of California, San Diego, majoring in anthropology. Her career goal is to become a federal prosecutor. She said she takes pride in being a graduate of Sultana High School, where she has grown tremendously as a person and stayed true to her values.


Kimberly Pesavento


Kim plans to attend the University of California, Riverside in the fall to study psychology. Her best memory of Sultana High School is the ride along the beach on the way to the volleyball CIF game during her junior year.


Vanessa Estudillo


Vanessa has been involved with ASB as freshman and sophomore class president, as well as ASB president. She holds a 4.32 GPA and plans to attend the University of California, Los Angeles in the fall, majoring in biology and chemistry. She said her future goal is to become a pediatrician and help those who need it most.


Samantha Davis


Samantha is a straight-A student with an overall GPA of 4.3. She plans to attend the University of Nevada, Reno and major in biology. Her future goal is to become a doctor or research scientist and have a meaningful career in the medical field.


Andrew Wolf


Andrew will be entering the environmental studies program at University of California, Santa Barbara, where he plans to become a firefighter. Andrew's most memorable accomplishment at Sultana High School is being a valedictorian and a three-year letterman for baseball. He is also proud that he maintained perfect attendance since entering school in kindergarten.


Alyxandra Yankaskas


Alyx will be attending the University of California, Los Angeles in the fall and plans to major in psychology. Her career goal is to become an event planner and coordinator. She has many fond memories of all the ASB unity nights. She is most proud of maintaining all A's throughout high school while staying active in sports and numerous clubs.


Maverick Padilla


Maverick plans to attend the University of California, Irvine, where he intends to major in film studies and pursue his dream of becoming a film producer or English teacher. He said his greatest accomplishment at Sultana High School is establishing a sense of self.


Adam Abreo


Adam plans to study mechanical engineering at Cal Poly Pomona in the fall. His dream is to become a robotics engineer. His greatest accomplishment at Sultana High School was having the solo in the field show for the marching band.


Andrew Falahee


Andrew holds a 4.2 GPA and plans to attend the University of California, San Diego and intends to major in sociology. His career goal is to become an FBI agent specializing in Homeland Security.


Hunter Schneider


Hunter will be attending Cal Poly Pomona to study civil engineering in the fall. He plans to become a civil engineer, constructing buildings and structures throughout the world. Some of Hunter's best memories include broomballing with ASB and starting the shaving cream fight tradition. His greatest accomplishment is having the honor of valedictorian.


Paola Olivas


Paola will attend California State University, San Bernardino. She plans to major in liberal studies with a minor in Spanish and mathematics. Her career goal is to become an elementary school teacher. She also plans to volunteer her time doing missionary work.


Lauren McCollum


Lauren earned an overall GPA of 4.2. She plans to continue her academic career at the University of California, San Diego. One of her greatest accomplishments at Sultana was singing in the solo choir concert.


Richard Martinez


Richard will be attending Ohio State University, majoring in pharmaceutical sciences. He plans to become a pharmacist. He said he looks forward to working in a prestigious hospital as the head pharmacist.


Timothy O'Neal


Tim plans to attend the University of California, Berkeley to major in molecular environmental biology. He plans to become a surgeon. His fondest memory is performing in L'il Abner. He said he is especially proud of passing four AP tests last year.


Melissa Jensen


Melissa will be attending the University of California, Santa Barbara, majoring in environmental studies. She said her ultimate goal is to graduate from college and find a fulfilling career. She knows the world is at her fingertips. She said she takes special pride in her academic achievement and her involvement in Key Club.


Elizabeth Ann Meredith


Lizzie plans to take her interest in art to the University of California, Irvine. Her future goal is to become a graphic designer. She said her greatest accomplishment at Sultana High School was passing calculus without having a stroke.