October 2011

Springville High student tops in the nation

By Justin Coplin and Raymond Jablonsky, SHS Staff Writers
Ashley Eaton

Out of 1.5 million nationwide students, Ashley Eaton ranks in the top five percent in the 2012 national merit scholarship competition.   She entered the competition by taking the 2010 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying test.

“I don’t feel that I should be that smart.” Eaton said when asked how it felt to be in the top five percent.