Sebring triplets recognized as co-valedictorians and salutatorian
Sadie, Caydin and Gage Barker are triplets from Sebring, who grew up sharing everything. The trio is now graduating from Sebring McKinley High School on Sunday; and their academic achievements has them preparing to share top honors as co-valedictorians and salutatorian.
"We've done everything together our whole lives and this is nothing different, but it stills feels great," said co-valedictorian Sadie Barker.
As proud recipients of several scholarships, including The Edward J. DeBartolo Memorial Scholarship Foundation, the triplets are planning to continue demonstrating their commitment to excellence.
Caydin and Sadie are planning to matriculate to the University of Cincinnati majoring in engineering studies. Gage, Sebring's class of 2023 salutatorian is looking forward to enrolling in electrical lineman trade school.
The siblings are humbly giving all the credit to their support system.
"We have really great parents and teachers, that I don't know where we would be without some of them. They really pushed us to be the people we are today," Sadie told 21 news.
The Barkers, and the fellow seniors will graduate from Sebring McKinley High School on Sunday.