Name: William Clair Ferguson
School: Mifflinburg Area High
Parents: Scott and Amy Ferguson
My talent or hobbies: Soccer and lifting
Among the leadership positions I have held: 2012-2013 president for National Honor Society; 2011-2012 class vice president; 2011-2012 member of Building Leaders for the Susquehanna Valley; 2012-2013 varsity soccer captain
Among my special achievements and awards: Heartland Athletic Conference Division I second-team-all star in soccer; member of Building Leaders for the Susquehanna Valley program, most goals in a single season under coach Dan Gehers, distinguished honor roll and honor roll student; first place at bench competition 2012.
How I have given back to the community: Involved with National Honor Society, Key Club and have helped with Kelsey’s Dream
My plans upon graduation: Attend Penn State-University Park and major in finance or accounting with a minor in international business
Why I was selected as a Young American: Because of my willingness to learn and ability to respect others.
What you should know about me: My religion is a very important aspect in my life. Without my family and friends I would never be the person I am today.
Name: William Clair Ferguson
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