Participants

Distinguished Young Women participants come from all walks of life, but they have one thing in common: the desire to succeed. Below are the Distinguished Young Women of Pascagoula participants for the Class of 2023.

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Kannon Chasteen

High School: Resurrection Catholic High School

College Preference: Auburn University

Career Goals: dentist

Talent: Dance ("Together Again" by Janet Jackson, by )

Mary Walker Foster

High School: Resurrection Catholic High School

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Veterinarian Medicine

Talent: Tap Dance (Sing, Sing, Sing, by Benny Goodman (Mellisan Electro Swing Remix))

Mackenzie Gray

High School: Resurrection Catholic High School

College Preference: Mississippi State University

Career Goals: Veterinarian

Talent: Vocal Performance (You Haven't Seen the Last of Me, by )

Riley Hanson

High School: Pascagoula High School

College Preference: Mississippi State

Career Goals: Pediatrician

Talent: Dance ("Head Above Water", by )

Caroline Nelson

High School: Resurrection Catholic High School

College Preference: Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College

Career Goals: Medical Professions, Physical Therapy

Talent: Singing  (Think of Me, by Andrew Lloyd Webber)

Anna Rains

High School: Resurrection Catholic High School

College Preference: South Alabama or Ole Miss

Career Goals: Physical Therapist or Pharmacist

Talent: Jazz Dance ("Let's Get Glam", by Shayla Mosley)

Sarah Scearce

High School: Resurrection Catholic School

College Preference: University of Mississippi

Career Goals: Pharmacist

Talent: Dance ("Make Me Cry", by )

Sydney Sudduth

High School: Resurrection Catholic High School

College Preference: Exploring colleges in the southeast

Career Goals: Governmental undercover agent

Talent: piano (Experience, by Ludovico Einaudi)

Grace Wiggins

High School: Pascagoula High School

College Preference: Vanderbilt University

Career Goals: To become a teacher

Talent: Singing  (Tonight- West Side Story , by )

Kennedy Williams

High School: Resurrection Catholic High school

College Preference: University of South Alabama

Career Goals: trauma surgeon/OBGYN ICU

Talent: Dance  (Daughter By: Sleeping at Last , by Maile Picou )

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