Senior Spotlight: Luke Gerdes & Sarah Suastegui


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On the left is senior Sarah Suastegui and on the right is senior Luke Gerdes.

Annie Weichel, staff writer

This weeks senior spotlight features Luke Gerdes and Sarah Suastegui.

Luke Gerdes has attended McKinney Christian Academy since the sixth grade. Within his time at MCA, Gerdes has been involved in varsity basketball and advanced art. In his free time outside of MCA, Gerdes enjoys hanging out with friends, playing basketball and watching TV. After graduation, Gerdes plans to most likely attend Southeastern Oklahoma State University and major in aviation. Gerdes’s favorite MCA memory was the boys class of 2020 fight club during the Upper School retreat. A fun fact about Luke Gerdes is that he can drive a tractor.

Sarah Suastegui transferred to McKinney Christian Academy in January of her junior year. Within her time at MCA, Suastegui has been involved in track and choir. In her free time, Suastegui enjoys spending time with family as well as going on runs with her friends. Post graduation, Suastegui plans on attending The University of Mississippi and majoring in Business Marketing. Suastegui’s favorite MCA memory was when all of the seniors played just danced at friendsgiving. A fun fact about Sarah Suastegui most people do not know is that she enjoys hiking and she even hiked Machu Picchu last summer.