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Mike Ullery | Daily Call That’s all folks! The just-graduated Piqua High School Class of 2017 throws their caps in the air at the conclusion of Friday’s commencement for the Class of 2017.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call That’s all folks! The just-graduated Piqua High School Class of 2017 throws their caps in the air at the conclusion of Friday’s commencement for the Class of 2017.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call Valedictorian for the Class of 2017, Juliya Hsiang addresses the crowd at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on Friday.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call Superintendent of Piqua City Schools Dwayne Thompson looks on proudly as graduating senior Savannah Charles is congratulated by April Watson, whom Charles selected as the educator who had the most profound influence on her years as a student at Piqua City Schools.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call Piqua High School staff member Tom Westfall greets graduating senior Abigail Parker as she crosses the stage after receiving her diploma. A new tradition began this year with students having the opportunity to select the educator who had the biggest influence during their years in Piqua City Schools. That educator was on the stage to take part in the presentation of the student’s diploma.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call Ashley Ho is presented her high school diploma from Piqua High School principal Rob Messick during Friday’s commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017 at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call The Piqua High School show choir, The Company, performs Rise Up during commencement ceremonies for the the Class of 2017 at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on Friday.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call Senior class president Ross Geuy makes introductions during Friday’s Piqua High School Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017.


Mike Ullery | Daily Call

That’s all folks! The just-graduated Piqua High School Class of 2017 throws their caps in the air at the conclusion of Friday’s commencement for the Class of 2017.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Valedictorian for the Class of 2017, Juliya Hsiang addresses the crowd at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on Friday.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Superintendent of Piqua City Schools Dwayne Thompson looks on proudly as graduating senior Savannah Charles is congratulated by April Watson, whom Charles selected as the educator who had the most profound influence on her years as a student at Piqua City Schools.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Piqua High School staff member Tom Westfall greets graduating senior Abigail Parker as she crosses the stage after receiving her diploma. A new tradition began this year with students having the opportunity to select the educator who had the biggest influence during their years in Piqua City Schools. That educator was on the stage to take part in the presentation of the student’s diploma.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Ashley Ho is presented her high school diploma from Piqua High School principal Rob Messick during Friday’s commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017 at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call

The Piqua High School show choir, The Company, performs Rise Up during commencement ceremonies for the the Class of 2017 at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on Friday.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call

Senior class president Ross Geuy makes introductions during Friday’s Piqua High School Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call That’s all folks! The just-graduated Piqua High School Class of 2017 throws their caps in the air at the conclusion of Friday’s commencement for the Class of 2017.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/05/web1_052617mju_phs_grad5.jpgMike Ullery | Daily Call That’s all folks! The just-graduated Piqua High School Class of 2017 throws their caps in the air at the conclusion of Friday’s commencement for the Class of 2017.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Valedictorian for the Class of 2017, Juliya Hsiang addresses the crowd at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on Friday.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/05/web1_052617mju_phs_grad2.jpgMike Ullery | Daily Call Valedictorian for the Class of 2017, Juliya Hsiang addresses the crowd at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on Friday.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Superintendent of Piqua City Schools Dwayne Thompson looks on proudly as graduating senior Savannah Charles is congratulated by April Watson, whom Charles selected as the educator who had the most profound influence on her years as a student at Piqua City Schools.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/05/web1_052617mju_phs_grad6.jpgMike Ullery | Daily Call Superintendent of Piqua City Schools Dwayne Thompson looks on proudly as graduating senior Savannah Charles is congratulated by April Watson, whom Charles selected as the educator who had the most profound influence on her years as a student at Piqua City Schools.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Piqua High School staff member Tom Westfall greets graduating senior Abigail Parker as she crosses the stage after receiving her diploma. A new tradition began this year with students having the opportunity to select the educator who had the biggest influence during their years in Piqua City Schools. That educator was on the stage to take part in the presentation of the student’s diploma.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/05/web1_052617mju_phs_grad3.jpgMike Ullery | Daily Call Piqua High School staff member Tom Westfall greets graduating senior Abigail Parker as she crosses the stage after receiving her diploma. A new tradition began this year with students having the opportunity to select the educator who had the biggest influence during their years in Piqua City Schools. That educator was on the stage to take part in the presentation of the student’s diploma.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Ashley Ho is presented her high school diploma from Piqua High School principal Rob Messick during Friday’s commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017 at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/05/web1_052617mju_phs_grad7.jpgMike Ullery | Daily Call Ashley Ho is presented her high school diploma from Piqua High School principal Rob Messick during Friday’s commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017 at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call The Piqua High School show choir, The Company, performs Rise Up during commencement ceremonies for the the Class of 2017 at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on Friday.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/05/web1_052617mju_phs_grad4.jpgMike Ullery | Daily Call The Piqua High School show choir, The Company, performs Rise Up during commencement ceremonies for the the Class of 2017 at Alexander Stadium/Purk Field on Friday.

Mike Ullery | Daily Call Senior class president Ross Geuy makes introductions during Friday’s Piqua High School Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017.
https://www.dailycall.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/30/2017/05/web1_052617mju_phs_grad1.jpgMike Ullery | Daily Call Senior class president Ross Geuy makes introductions during Friday’s Piqua High School Commencement ceremony for the Class of 2017.