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Published: Wednesday, 2/29/2012

Student of the Week: Emily Puterbaugh


Summerfield High School


School subject: American history

Extracurricular activity: Softball

Hobbies: Bike riding, hanging out with friends, being outside, riding roller coasters at Cedar Point.

Car: Synergy green Camaro

Musical artist: Hawk Nelson

Movie: Titanic

TV show: Cake Boss


Cafeteria food must-have: Bosco sticks

Last book read that wasn't required: The Lonely Hearts Club by Elizabeth Eulberg

Pet peeve: When people chew with their mouths open

Person most admired: My mom

Person I'd like to meet: Leonardo DiCaprio

Items always in my locker: Chapstick

First job: I don't have one; I'm far too busy with sports.

Top accomplishment: Pitching and winning back-to-back Michigan Division IV State Championships in softball for the past two years


After-graduation plans: Attend the University of Michigan-Dearborn or Huntington University and play softball

Career goal: To become a high school math teacher, a sports psychologist, or do something in business or personal finance

Quote from teacher: "Emily is one of the hardest-working students I have ever met," said Scott Leach, principal. "She is intelligent, kind, and focused. She is very deserving of honor."

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