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Class Acts: Lydia Walter, Nathan Hale-Ray High School, East Haddam

Class Acts: Lydia Walter, Nathan Hale-Ray High School, East Haddam

If you think captaining one sports team is difficult, try captaining three. Lydia Walter did just that with the basketball, softball, and soccer teams at Nathan Hale-Ray, where she was the valedictorian as well.

Walter also served as vice president of the student council, and was a member of the school yearbook and Little Noises Spirit Club. She received a full merit scholarship to attend Western Connecticut State University in the fall, where she will major in pre-medicine. After receiving her medical degree, her career plan is to practice dermatology, she said.

But athletics provided Walter's favorite high school memories. "The most rewarding moment of my high school...

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