The Distinguished Young Woman of Distinguished Young Woman of Clarke County for 2017 is Casen Young, from Grove Hill.
Casen’s achievements include: Academic Top 10 (9th-11th grades) • Class of 2017 Secretary (10th- 11th grade) • Co-Captain CCHS Cheerleaders • Accepted into the University of Alabama Early College Program (10th grade) • Hoby Ambassador (10th grade) • UCA Pin-it Forward Award (12th Grade) • Harding Second Alternate (10th grade) • UCA All American (12th Grade) • Leo Club Secretary (2015-2016) • Alabama Girls State Representative (12th Grade)
In addition, Casen’s activities include: Clarke County High School Softball Team (9th-11th) • Clarke County High School Cheerleaders (9th-11th) • Clarke County High School Beta Club (9th-11th) • Grove Hill Leo Club (9th-11th) • Grove Hill Baptist Church Youth (9th-11th) • Fellowship of Christian Athletes (10th-11th) • Class of 2017 Officer (9th-11th) • Clarke County High School Ambassador (11th) • Gymnastics Unlimited (9th-11th) • University of Alabama Early College Program (10th-11th)
Turkey Dash; Beta Club; 6 hours
• Blood Drive; Beta Club; 8 hours • Awana; Grove Hill Baptist Church; 63.5 hours • Salvation Army; 6 hours • Reading for Beta; Beta; 9 hours