Christopher Murillo Rankin was honored as Valedictorian at the Southcrest Christian School graduation ceremony on May 23, 2013. His high school career included being student council president for 3 years, distinguished band member, basketball, being involved in many service projects and earning distinction as an excellent student. Chris graduated with honors and a recommended diploma with a GPA of 4.59. He received the National Hispanic Award from the College Board and a full scholarship to Liberty University where he intends to study International Relationships. Chris is the son of April Rankin and Miguel Murillo.