Age: 17

School: Columbus North High School

Who are your parents, grandparents and siblings?

Tom and Melissa Reardon, Bob and Jean Langdon and Brianna and Jalynn Reardon.

Which elementary and middle school/junior high did you attend?

Rivers Elementary School in Oklahoma and Northside Middle School for eighth grade.

What’s your favorite class or part of the school day?

Favorite class is probably Global Econ because I have a lot of friends in that class, and it applies to what I plan to study in college.

In which extracurricular activities do you participate?

I used to play baseball, but haven’t decided if I’m going to continue playing this year.

When you’re not in school, where’s your favorite place to be and why?

Probably my house or with friends because it allows me to relax and enjoy my free time.

What has been your greatest high school memory so far and why?

Probably the North/East football game from this year because it was the first time that North had won since I attended the school.

What are you looking forward to after graduation?

Enjoying my last summer with high school friends then going on to college.

Who in your life has inspired you or whom do you look up to and why?

My dad, because he was in the Air Force for 20 years and made sacrifices of his time for me and my family. He is incredibly hard working.

What is the most important thing you’ve learned during, or from, high school?

There will always be ups and downs, but it’s all about how you deal with them. Being an optimist makes everything easier.

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Kaitlyn Evener is an editorial assistant for The Republic. She can be reached at or 812-379-5633.