2016 Regional Finalists

These 250 students have advanced to ourĀ final stage of selection, regional interviews. We look forward to sharing the names of our 150 Coca-Cola Scholars in late February!

ARIZONA
Cooper Barghols Pusch Ridge Christian Academy High School Tucson AZ
Amanda Flores Westview High School Avondale AZ
Michelle Howard Sabino High School Tucson AZ
Rohini Nott BASIS Chandler High School Chandler AZ
Jessica Peebles Desert Vista High School Phoenix AZ
Jonathan Wedwick Ironwood High School Glendale AZ
ARKANSAS
Angela Wang Central High School Little Rock AR
David Xiang Central High School Little Rock AR
CALIFORNIA
Anastasios Angelopoulos Polytechnic School Pasadena CA
Jorge Avelar-Lopez Lionel Wilson College Preparatory Academy Oakland CA
Snigdha Banda Notre Dame High School San Jose CA
Dahkota Brown Argonaut High School Jackson CA
Diana Chao Claremont High School Claremont CA
Ruoxi Chen Sage Hill High School Newport Coast CA
Shannon Chen Palos Verdes Peninsula High School Rolling Hls Ests CA
Sarah Douglas San Marcos High School Santa Barbara CA
Ruwanthi Ekanayake Palos Verdes Peninsula High School Rolling Hls Ests CA
Jesus Franco South Gate Senior High School South Gate CA
Durga Ganesh Lynbrook High School San Jose CA
George Hou Arcadia High School Arcadia CA
Joy Hsu Oxford Academy High School Cypress CA
Anjini Karthik St. Francis High School Mountain View CA
Isha Kumar Quartz Hill High School Quartz Hill CA
Kalvin Lam Evergreen Valley High School San Jose CA
Varun Mandi Troy High School Fullerton CA
Luz Memije Lakeside High School Lake Elsinore CA
Pierce O'Donnell Laguna Blanca High School Santa Barbara CA
Nanette Park Centennial High School Corona CA
Anastasia Pyrinis Newbury Park High School Newbury Park CA
Swetha Revanur Evergreen Valley High School San Jose CA
Alexander Rounaghi Laguna Beach High School Laguna Beach CA
Maya Varma Presentation High School San Jose CA
Jade Wong Glen A Wilson High School Hacienda Heights CA
COLORADO
Mohika Nagpal Niwot High School Niwot CO
George Pandya STEM High School Highlands Ranch CO
Eric Paricio Smoky Hill High School Aurora CO
Arely Parra Lopez Windsor High School Windsor CO
Harriet Pryor Aspen High School Aspen CO
CONNECTICUT
Ashley Gong Newtown High School Sandy Hook CT
Sean Hackett Guilford High School Guilford CT
Shangda Xu Cheshire High School Chelsea CT
DELAWARE
Benjamin Fickes Charter School of Wilmington Wilmington DE
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Brian Contreras School Without Walls High School Washington DC
Saloni Rao Woodrow Wilson Sr High School Washington DC
FLORIDA
Shrey Agarwal Strawberry Crest High School Dover FL
Stephanie Blas-Lizarazo G Holmes Braddock High School Miami FL
Madeline Bookout Gulf Breeze High School Gulf Breeze FL
Manzhen Chen Intl Baccalaureate Bartow HS Bartow FL
Cali Chussid David Posnack Jewish Day High School Davie FL
Maria Estrada Coral Gables Sr High School Coral Gables FL
Talia Fradkin Palm Beach Virtual School Riviera Beach FL
Megan Galbreath Cape Coral High School Cape Coral FL
Nicole Odzer Pine Crest High School Ft Lauderdale FL
Jillian Ortner University High School Orlando FL
Dalton Price Spruce Creek High School Port Orange FL
Kriyana Reddy Intl Baccalaureate Bartow HS Bartow FL
Madison Thompson Gulf Breeze High School Gulf Breeze FL
Grace Wickerson Pine View School Osprey FL
Leah Winstanley Champion Preparatory Academy High School Apopka FL
GEORGIA
Eliza Antonowich Norcross High School Norcross GA
Stephen Blackburn Eagles Landing Christian Acad Mcdonough GA
Catherine Chang Johns Creek High School Johns Creek GA
Amira Daugherty Dekalb Early College Academy High School Stone Mountain GA
Yun Ke Du Johns Creek High School Johns Creek GA
Brandon Hardy Columbia High School Decatur GA
Agni Kumar Milton High School Alpharetta GA
Raahina Malik Fayette County High School Fayetteville GA
Grant Mercer Harrison High School Kennesaw GA
HAWAII
Alexa Anderson Kalaheo High School Kailua HI
Michael Chen Punahou High School Honolulu HI
Paulina Reyes Leilehua High School Wahiawa HI
Lina Zou Kalani High School Honolulu HI
IDAHO
Winston Lie Capital High School Boise ID
Kristin Nesbitt Meridian High School Meridian ID
ILLINOIS
Luccas Borges Lincoln Park High School Chicago IL
Eamon Bracht Lyons Township High School La Grange IL
Kathryn Dierksheide York Community High School Elmhurst IL
Tushar Dwivedi Neuqua Valley High School Naperville IL
JoeShawn Head Lindblom Math and Science Academy Chicago IL
Jerry Limon Phoenix Military Academy Chicago IL
Haripriya Mehta Maine West High School Des Plaines IL
Sally Nijim Willowbrook High School Villa Park IL
Sabrina Vera William H Taft High School Chicago IL
INDIANA
Mayesha Awal Lawrence North High School Indianapolis IN
Sneha Dave Center Grove High School Greenwood IN
Scott Forsythe Eagle Academy High School Huntington IN
Abigail Hancock Harrison High School West Lafayette IN
Vikas Maturi Carmel High School Carmel IN
Shelby Miles Franklin Community High School Franklin IN
Christina Randall Center Grove High School Greenwood IN
Laine Rumreich Lawrence North High School Indianapolis IN
Shi Tuck Ben Davis High School Indianapolis IN
IOWA
Cornelia Hayes East Marshall High School Le Grand IA
Mary Li West High School Iowa City IA
Emily Montelius Thomas Jefferson High School Cedar Rapids IA
Sruthi Palaniappan Linn-Mar High School Marion IA
Hailey Schmitz Nashua Plainfield High School Nashua IA
KANSAS
Patrick Botros Homeschool High School Wichita KS
Carley Eschliman Olathe South High School Olathe KS
David Lie-Tjauw Olathe North High School Olathe KS
Gracie Schram Blue Valley North High School Overland Park KS
KENTUCKY
Megison Hancock Paducah Tilghman High School Paducah KY
Xinlan Hu duPont Manual High School Louisville KY
Catherine Martini Villa Madonna Academy High School Covington KY
Caleigh Propes Lone Oak High School Paducah KY
Amanda Tu duPont Manual High School Louisville KY
Kendall Yount Frankfort Christian Academy Frankfort KY
LOUISIANA
Beverly Brown St. Scholastica Academy High School Covington LA
Stoney Mclarty Calvin High School Calvin LA
MARYLAND
Angela Chin Charles Herbert Flowers High School Springdale MD
Pranav Ganapathy Centennial High School Ellicott City MD
Eric Zhao Meade Senior High School Ft Meade MD
MASSACHUSETTS
Nathan Chiu Wellesley High School Wellesley MA
Katie Curran Sturgis Charter Public High School Hyannis MA
Dominik Danko South High Community High School Worcester MA
Hina Patel Waltham Senior High School Waltham MA
Timothy Sullivan Burlington High School Burlington MA
MICHIGAN
Francine Barchett Grace Christian High School Watervliet MI
Christopher Chen Troy High School Troy MI
Jonathan Haynes Midland High School Midland MI
Alden Kane Univ of Detroit Jesuit High School Detroit MI
Shreya Menon Skyline High School Ann Arbor MI
Alan Sun Detroit Country Day School Beverly Hills MI
Rosanna (Rose) Wong Detroit Country Day School Beverly Hills MI
MINNESOTA
Rewan Abdelwahab Southwest High School Minneapolis MN
Neehar Banerjee Mayo High School Rochester MN
MISSOURI
Denton Diggins Bronaugh R-Vii High School Bronaugh MO
John Curley Missouri Military Academy High School Mexico MO
Meghana Bharadwaj Lafayette High School Wildwood MO
Noa Rose Whitfield Private High School St. Louis MO
Nicole Shah Greenwood Laboratory High School Springfield MO
NEBRASKA
Michaela Marcy Loomis High School Loomis NE
Elizabeth Yost Lincoln High School Lincoln NE
NEVADA
Christopher Rathbun Advanced Technologies Academy High School Las Vegas NV
NEW JERSEY
Ann-Marie Lee West Essex Senior High School North Caldwell NJ
Hannah Lee Holmdel High School Holmdel NJ
Mark Pino Mainland Regional High School Linwood NJ
Kevin Stephen St. Josephs High School Metuchen NJ
NEW MEXICO
Priyanka Jain La Cueva High School Albuquerque NM
NEW YORK
Catherine Hua Brooklyn Technical High School Brooklyn NY
Sonak Kolar North Rockland High School Thiells NY
Sean Konz Rondout Valley High School Accord NY
David Li Commack High School Commack NY
Xerxes Libsch Regis High School New York NY
Veronica Liu Niskayuna High School Niskayuna NY
Rose Reiken White Plains High School White Plains NY
Kameron Sedigh Kings Park High School Kings Park NY
Maxwell Silverstein Paul D Schreiber High School Port Washington NY
Sunpreet Singh Hillcrest High School Jamaica NY
Zainab Tahir Hillcrest High School Jamaica NY
Julian Ubriaco Kings Park High School Kings Park NY
Augusta Uwamanzu-Nna Elmont Memorial Jr-Sr High School Elmont NY
Elizabeth Varghese Plainview-Old Bethpage JFK HS Plainview NY
NORTH CAROLINA
Hannah Chen Walter M Williams High School Burlington NC
Holly Holder North Lenoir High School La Grange NC
Chandra Manivannan Panther Creek High School Cary NC
Jalen McGee Hillside High School Durham NC
Megan Miller Western High School Elon NC
Alycia Parker Roxboro Community High School Roxboro NC
Tejal Patwardhan North Carolina Sch Sci & Math High School Durham NC
Shivraj Sandhu Fike High School Wilson NC
Rebecca Sullenger Carrboro High School Carrboro NC
Zachary Walker Leesville Road High School Raleigh NC
NORTH DAKOTA
Ian Saum Central Cass High School Casselton ND
OHIO
John Ball Granville High School Granville OH
Sahithee Batchu Dublin Coffman High School Dublin OH
Caleb Cole Pickerington High School Central Pickerington OH
Grace Ehemann St. Ursula Academy High School Cincinnatti OH
Riley Evans Miami Trace High School Washington Ch OH
Allison Kao Shaker Heights High School Shaker Heights OH
Vishnu Nistala Mentor High School Mentor OH
Morlan Osgood Loveland High School Loveland OH
Kavya Ravichandran Hathaway Brown High School Shaker Heights OH
Sarah Senkfor Hawken High School Gates Mills OH
OKLAHOMA
Christopher Coronado Southeast High School Oklahoma City OK
Moin Nadeem Jenks High School Jenks OK
Raghavendra Pai Edmond Memorial High School Edmond OK
OREGON
Bhavin Gupta Westview High School Portland OR
Meghana Mysore Lake Oswego High School Lake Oswego OR
Nadya Okamoto The Catlin Gabel High School Portland OR
Makenna Pennel Triangle Lake High School Blachly OR
Alexander Zhang Lincoln High School Portland OR
PENNSYLVANIA
Calvin Chan Upper Dublin High School Ft Washington PA
Grace Jin North Allegheny Sr High School Wexford PA
Mahima Kumara State College Area High School State College PA
Sophia Lee North Allegheny Sr High School Wexford PA
Amy Li Upper Dublin High School Ft Washington PA
Samuel Lindsay Peters Township High School McMurray PA
Ashwin Reddy North Allegheny Sr High School Wexford PA
Guanlin Ren North Allegheny Sr High School Wexford PA
Siona Sharma Seneca Valley Sr High School Harmony PA
Harrison Smith Taylor Allderdice High School Pittsburgh PA
Sreeroopa Som Fox Chapel Area High School Pittsburgh PA
Kathryn Wang Central Bucks High School South Warrington PA
Michael Zhang Conestoga High School Berwyn PA
RHODE ISLAND
Cassandra Lin Williams School The New London CT
Grace Miner East Greenwich High School East Greenwich RI
SOUTH CAROLINA
Krishna Gorrepati Spring Valley High School Columbia SC
SOUTH DAKOTA
Manaal Ali Harrisburg High School Harrisburg SD
Austin Lentsch T F Riggs High School Pierre SD
Allyson Monson Clark High School Clark SD
TENNESSEE
Kelly Champagne Gatlinburg-Pittman High School Gatlinburg TN
Sterling Fisher Gatlinburg-Pittman High School Gatlinburg TN
Andrew Harwell Richland High School Lynnville TN
Ayushi Sinha Girls Preparatory School Chattanooga TN
TEXAS
Esther Brown Bellaire Senior High School Bellaire TX
Saheel Chodavadia Mcneil High School Austin TX
Christian Cole Shelton High School Dallas TX
Kimberly Collins Douglas Macarthur High School San Antonio TX
Juan Cruces Ingram Tom Moore High School Ingram TX
Sarita Damaraju W B Ray High School Corpus Christi TX
Azim Dharani Hebron High School Carrollton TX
Javier Escobar Cathedral High School El Paso TX
Kimberly Herrera Irma Rangel YWL High School Dallas TX
Grace Knight Bishop Thomas K Gorman H S Tyler TX
Catherine Latour All Saints Episcopal High School Lubbock TX
Hannah Le Cypress Creek High School Houston TX
Paul Lie Lubbock High School Lubbock TX
Jinjie Ling Bellaire Senior High School Bellaire TX
Conrad Liu Glenda Dawson High School Pearland TX
Farhan Mohiuddin Harmony High School Sugar Hill TX
Victoria Songyang Carnegie Vanguard High School Houston TX
Raymar Turangan The Colony High School Colony TX
Nikit Venishetty Plano East Senior High School Plano TX
Tiffany Wang John H. Guyer High School Denton TX
Karen Yang John Foster Dulles High Sch Sugar Land TX
UTAH
Anthony Cheng Hillcrest High School Midvale UT
Sierra Hart Mountain Heights Academy High School West Jordan UT
Heather Mills Woods Cross High School Woods Cross UT
Musa Taha Cottonwood High School Murray UT
Michael Xiao Lone Peak High School Highland UT
VERMONT
Noa Saunders South Burlington High School South Burlington VT
VIRGINIA
Lawrence Early Clover Hill High School Midlothian VA
Zoe Jones Hampton Christian Academy High School Hampton VA
Quintin Lassiter Warwick High School Newport News VA
Wyatt Pontius Potomac Falls High School Potomac Falls VA
Reshini Premaratne Governors Sch Govt Intl Stds Richmond VA
Matthew Sun Thomas Jefferson HS Sci & Tech Alexandria VA
WASHINGTON
Melanie Chen Interlake High School Bellevue WA
Arjun Kumar Skyline High School Sammamish WA
Mason Meyer Glacier Peak High School Snohomish WA
Swetha Shutthanandan Richland High School Richland WA
Emily Tan Hanford High School Richland WA
Julia Todderud Asotin High School Asotin WA
Mayukha Vadari Redmond High School Redmond WA
WEST VIRGINIA
Caroline Leadmon Hurricane High School Hurricane WV
WISCONSIN
William Jang Eau Claire Mem High School Eau Claire WI
Jason Lin Eau Claire Mem High School Eau Claire WI
Ananya Murali Shorewood High School Shorewood WI
WYOMING
Zariah Tolman Burlington High School Burlington WY