Marina High

Marina High

15871 Springdale St.

Huntington Beach 92649

(714) 893-6571

* Enrollment: 2,268

* Established: 1963

* Landmark: The Bowl, an anchor donated by the U.S. Navy

* Team name: Vikings

* Newspaper: Volsunga

* Principal: Carol Osbrink

* Student president: Cori Porter

* Famous alumni: Minnesota Timberwolves basketball player Cherokee Parks; San Francisco Giants baseball player Kevin Elster; newly drafted Chicago Bears football player Tony Parrish; Dave Mustaine, founding member of Metallica and leader of Megadeth; Bob Forrest of Thelonious Monster

* Winning moments: Andrew Bradley received a $20,000 scholarship from Edison International; Natalie Nakase named The Times Orange County girls' basketball player of the year; Jenny Lamb named The Times Orange County girls' water polo player of the year; Lindsay Phillips named The Times Orange County girls' volleyball player of the year; Southern Section Division I-A girls' basketball champions; Southern Section Division I girls' water polo champions; Southern Section Division I-A and state Division I girls' volleyball champions

* Graduation: June 11, 4 p.m., at Marina Bowl


Evelyn Huang of Huntington Beach

* Achievements: Earned a 4.74 weighted grade-point average; valedictorian; National Merit finalist; National Honor Society scholarship nominee; winner of Golden State Exams high honors; Marina High Golden Shield; California Scholarship Federation; Who's Who Among American High School Students; medalist at Musical Arts Festival, National Guild Auditions and Bach festival for piano; Associated Student Body commissioner; varsity badminton scholar athlete; school newspaper opinion page editor; Junior Achievement vice president; Kiwanis Bowl trivia team

* Connections: Key Club; art club; Spanish club; volunteers for UNICEF; Red Cross; Literacy Volunteers of America; Project Cherish; city's Fourth of July parade; works for Huntington Beach city attorney's office

* Ambitions: Attend Stanford, major in political science; attend Harvard law school; career in law, politics or ministry

* Family: Parents are David and Irene Huang; brother Bryan; dog Toto

* Claim to fame: 1998 California Junior Miss


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