Ryan Eckles

Shallowater High School has named Ryan Eckles as valedictorian for the class of '11. Ryan, son of Mike and Trish Eckles of Shallowater, graduates with a grade-point average of 4.14. He plans to attend University of Texas and major in Aerospace Engineering. Ryan is a recipient of the United States Air Force Type VII AFROTC scholarship for full tuition for four years with books and monthly stipends included that will total over $100,000.