Brittany Serafini, Dasha Blythe, Ally Paige and DeLacey Machus
Brittany Serafini is the 17 year old daughter of Steve and Nila Serafini. Brittany has a younger brother, Zach.
Her activities include participation in volleyball and softball. She is on the honor roll and has also received high honor roll, and has maintained perfect attendance throughout her high school career. Brittany has held multiple class officer positions, including her senior year and is currently also a member of Me 2 We. She was a counselor for the 6th grade camp and helped in the children's nursery for 2 years. She was also crowned as part of the 2015 Homecoming Royalty.
Brittany has been cooking and baking since grade school and also enjoys camping. She is interested in fashion and likes to hang out with friends.
Her favorite TV show is The Office (U.S.) and favorite novel is Maximum Ride Series by James Patterson.
Her future plans are to attend Eastern Washington University to pursue a career in Elementary Education. She would like to work with children 7-10 years old.
Brittany says, “being Apple Blossom Royalty means stepping out of my comfort zone and doing something for my community and school. I've watched the Manson Apple Blossom parade for as long as I can remember, the dresses, the floats, and most of all the impact that it had on the younger generation including myself."
We are pleased to have Brittany as a candidate for 2016 Manson Apple Blossom Queen.
Delacey Machus is the 18 year old daughter of Wayne Machus and the late Mallory Machus. She has an older brother, Bridger.
Her activities include volleyball, basketball and track and field events. She is President of Honor Society, and has been on the honor roll throughout her high school career. Delacey currently serves as the captain of the Knowledge Bowl Team, which she has participated in all four years. She is a member and officer in FFA and active in FBLA. In grades 8-10 she also participated in Guide Dogs for the Blind.
Delacey has had a long time enjoyment of hiking, skiing, traveling, piano, reading, and most recently photography.
Her favorite TV show is The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air and her favorite novel is The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein.
Delacey plans to attend the University of Washington to major in Cultural Anthropology. She would like to study in Germany then travel after college.
Delacey says, "the community of Manson has celebrated with me in times of happiness, and supported me in times of hardship. Participating in the festival and putting in the time and effort prior to the parades would be just a small way for me to show my appreciation for the lovely people of Manson."
We are pleased to have DeLacey as a candidate for 2016 Manson Apple Blossom Queen.
Dasha Blythe is 17 years old and lives with Louis and Kristie Ramsvig. Her family is Dont'e Blythe, Azalia Ramsvig and Noemi Johns.
Dasha has received most inspirational in softball. She participates in basketball and FBLA. This year she was crowned as Manson’s 2015 Homecoming Queen.
Dasha likes spending time with family and friends, shopping, and Starbucks dates with friends.
Her favorite TV show is Modern Family and favorite novel is Freedom Writers.
Dasha plans to attend Eastern Washington University to study social work to become a CPS or social worker.
Dasha says, “I would like to be Apple Blossom Royalty because Manson community has shown me so much love, grace, and honor. I would love to show how much I appreciate it by being Apple Blossom Royalty and giving back to the community and sharing with my family and friends how great this community is and how much I love this town."
We are pleased to have Dasha as a candidate for 2016 Manson Apple Blossom Queen.
Ally Paige is the 18 year old daughter of Jeff and Tammy Paige. She has two older sisters, Shani Sennick and Sharla McCutchen.
Ally has been on the honor roll for 3 years. She lettered in pep/marching band and has been in the Jazz Katz for 3 years. In volleyball, she lettered for 3 years and was awarded Most Points Scored in 11th grade and was voted as Most Valuable Player by her teammates this year. She was also nominated as All League 2nd team this year. Ally lettered all 4 years in softball. She was Best Offensive Player in her 9th grade and honorable mention last year.
Ally is artistic, loves to listen to music, and she is musically proficient in trumpet and voice. She loves to swim. Ally loves to hang out with friends, family and her sisters.
Her favorite TV show is The Walking Dead and favorite novel is Memoirs of a Geisha.
Ally plans to attend Eastern Washington University to major in Computer Science. Later she would like to learn music production and become a producer.
Ally says, "for as long as I can remember, I have played a part in the Manson Apple Blossom festivities with love and support from the Manson community. I wish to give back to those who so lovingly supported me, and would enjoy every moment of it."
We are pleased to have Ally as a candidate for the 2016 Manson Apple Blossom Queen.
SELECTION IS SATURDAY, JANUARY 30
@ 6:30 PM
MANSON HIGH SCHOOL