Beau Ajani Dasan Lyons
Beau Ajani Dasan Lyons is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Darrell Anthony Lyons. He is the grandson of the late Stone Lyons, Jr. and Pearl Stein Lyons and the youngest maternal grandson of Alice Faye Thomas and the late Hezekiah Watford. He has one brother, Dage, and two sisters, Kendall and Kira.
Ajani is a senior at The Oakridge School in Arlington, TX and he will attend Grambling State University where he plans to study kinesiology or sports management and play baseball.
He is escorted by Belle Ryan Ella Marie Brown, daughter of Andrea MeShonn Evans Brown, Esq. and the late Clarence B. Brown III, Esq.
Beau Austin Bryce Wesley
Beau Austin Bryce Wesley is the son of Kerry and Dr. Danielle Wesley. The paternal grandson of the late Eria Wesley and the maternal grandson of Pecolia Kimber. Austin has two brothers, Kerry Wesley II and Courtland Grant Wesley.
Austin attends Plano East Senior High School. He is an honor and advanced placement scholar-athlete, a member of the Plano East varsity football team and the National Society of High School Scholars.
Austin attends Concord Church. Upon graduation, Austin plans to attend an HBCU, majoring in criminal justice.
He is escorted by Belle Elle Chavis, daughter of Terrence Chavis, and Audra Chavis.
Beau Bryce Elliot Vaughn
Beau Bryce Elliot Vaughn is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Kyle and Latasha Vaughn. He is the paternal grandson of Jacqueline Vaughn and the maternal grandson of Valencia Kelly and the late Gene L. Kelly. Bryce is the older brother to Brooke Vaughn.
Bryce is a senior at the Oakridge School in Arlington, TX where he is a varsity letterman in football, basketball and track and field.
Bryce has not decided where he will attend college next year but will pursue a degree in communications with a focus in broadcast media.
He is escorted by Belle Caraday Martin, daughter of Dr. Richard and Candace Martin.
Beau Christopher Jirden Ware II
Beau Christopher Jirden Ware II is the son of Joelle Hinds and Christopher Ware. He is the grandson of Joy and Joseph Hinds, Willie Marie Blye, and the late Julius Ware. Jirden’s sisters are Braeden and Spencer.
Jirden is a senior at Rockwall High School in Rockwall, TX where he participates in the Rockwall High School Varsity Orchestra as the first-chair upright bassist. He is also the co-captain of the back-to-back championship winning varsity men’s gymnastics team (2021/2022).
Jirden has received a Cheer scholarship to Blinn College.
He is escorted by Belle Ali Perpall, who is the daughter of Frederick and Abigail Perpall.
Beau Christian Alexander McKendall
Beau Christian Alexander McKendall is the son of Christopher and Laurie McKendall. He is currently a Senior at Rowlett High School, enrolled in the Pathways to Technology Early College HS Magnet (P-TECH) Academy. Christian is an Eagle Scout representing Troop 1020.
After high school, Christian will attend Morehouse College along with Georgia Institute of Technology, Prairie View A&M, or North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University majoring in biomedical engineering.
He is escorted by Belle Sydney Roberts, the daughter of Noelle LeVeaux.
Beau Christion Anthony Gause
Beau Christion Anthony Gause is the son of Kevin E. Gause and Jasmine McFerren Gause. He is the paternal grandson of Kathy Lynn Gause and maternal grandson of Jacqueline McFerren.
Christion has one brother O’Riyan McFerren-Gause and one sister Madison Kendall Gause. Christion Anthony is an exceptional senior graduating from Plano East Senior High School who is in the National Honor Society and National Society of High School Scholars.
Christion will be attending an HBCU to pursue his dreams of majoring in political and computer science.
He is escorted by Belle Avari Madison Easter. The daughter of Avan and Maviea Easter.
Beau David Allen Williams
Beau David Allen Williams is the son of Melvin and D’Angela Williams and grandson of Melvin Williams and Pastor Brenda J. Smith, Mary Emma Barnes and the late David Barnes. He has one brother, Melvin and two sisters Samiya and Danyelle Williams.
A senior at DeSoto High School, where he was captain of the football team, David was inducted into the National Honor Society as a sophomore. He’s a dual credit student finishing college courses. David earned a full scholarship to West Texas A&M where he will play football and major in business.
He is escorted by Belle Sydney Elyse Thomas, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Cecil Thomas.
Beau Hampton O’Neal Aldridge
Beau Hampton O’Neal Aldridge is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Howard O’Neal Aldridge, Jr. and paternal grandson to the late Mr. and Mrs. Howard O’Neal Aldridge, Sr. and the maternal grandson to the late Annie Coleman Scott. Hampton has two older siblings, Dr. Jasmin Aldridge Hamlett and Howard O’Neal Aldridge, III.
Hampton is a senior at Jesuit College Preparatory School and has not decided which college he will attend to obtain a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and continue the 42-year family legacy.
He is escorted by Belle Jada Mitchell, daughter of Tracy and Kimberly Mitchell.
Beau Ian Patrick Lee-Wiggins
Beau Ian Patrick Lee-Wiggins is the son of Melanie Lee and Gregory Wiggins and stepson of Dwight Hugget. He is the grandson of James C. Wiggins, Sr., Bessie Walton Wiggins and Evelyn Scott and maternal grandson of Geneva E. Lee and the late Verbra T. Lee.
Ian is a senior at Centennial High School in Frisco, where he is a member of the Varsity Wrestling and Football teams. He has been accepted to the University of Hawai’i at Manoa to study Marine Biology.
He is escorted by Belle Rhyan Elise Conley, the daughter of Brian Conley and Milo Conley.
Beau Jacob Clayborn
Beau Jacob Reese Clayborn is the son of Marlon and Kamili Clayborn. He is the paternal grandson of Roger Johnson and Linda Clayborn and maternal grandson of Toni Johnson and the late Clark Johnson. He has sisters Keiseandra and Kendall, and brother Dorian.
Jacob is a senior at Sachse High School and the Garland Career & Technical Center. He will graduate with significant college credit and will attend Tuskegee University where he was awarded the Distinguished Presidential Scholarship Award so study Business Management and Marketing.
He is escorted by Belle Taylor Grace McCowan, daughter of Cornelia McCowan and the late Ainsley Edwards.
Beau Jayden Gavri’el Musco
Beau Jayden Gavri’el Musco is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Musco, Jr. He is the maternal grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Othra Grant and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Turner. He is the paternal grandson of Mr. and Mrs. James Musco Sr. He has one brother, SeMaj, and one sister Trinity.
Jayden is a senior at The Winston School, where he is an honor roll student, participant in the Winston Leadership Academy and serves as the Senior Class Student Government representative.
He is escorted by Belle Sasha Alexis Smith, the daughter of Jackie and Darryl Smith.
Beau Jordan Immanuel Dillard
Beau Jordan Immanuel Dillard is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Phillip Dillard, Sr. He is the paternal grandson of the late Jobe Dillard, Sr., and Seccession Dillard. He is the maternal grandson of the late Billy Coulter and the late Vastie Coulter Fisher. He has one brother, Phillip Jr. and three sisters, Alexandria Dillard and Dr. Victoria Dillard and Dr. Lashundra Watson of Memphis, TN.
Jordan is a senior at Lewisville High School with 3.7 GPA. He will be attending Morehouse College or Morgan State University and will pursue a degree in sports journalism.
He is escorted by Belle Mikiya Love, daughter of Michael and Mellannise Love.
Beau Kenneth Michael Chapital
Beau Kenneth Michael Chapital is the son of Kenneth Stephen Chapital and Melanie Monroe. He is the maternal grandson of Venice Monroe and the late Dr. Claude Monroe, Sr. and the paternal grandson of Ms. Ella Chapital and the late Mr. Allison Chapital, Sr. He has one sister, Peyton Chapital.
Kenneth is a senior at Jesuit College Preparatory of Dallas, where he balances his academics, extra-curricular activities, and service-related endeavors while achieving academic honor roll status. He plans to major in sports management and minor in communications.
He is escorted by Belle Megan Manning, daughter of Ms. Sharanza Williams.
Beau Mason Barack Daniels
Beau Mason Barack Daniels is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Darren Daniels. He is the grandson of Mrs. Arnell Daniels, the late Joseph Daniels, Michelle Dillon and the late Edgar Dillon, Jr. He has one brother, Miles.
Mason is a senior at Reedy High School in Frisco, TX and a member of the National Honor Society, the Black Student Alliance, as well as a varsity track and field athlete.
Mason plans to attend college next fall and pursue a degree in Finance and Accounting.
He is escorted by Belle Maci Curtis, daughter of Mr. Steven and Dr. Michon Curtis.
Beau Myles Rufus
Beau Myles Rufus is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Eric D. Rufus. He is the grandson of the late Ms. Shirley Rufus and great-grandson of the late Dorothy Albert Giles and Walter Albert. He is the maternal grandson of Frances Strickland and John Strickland. Myles has three sisters, Bria, Braelyn, and Brittni Rufus.
Myles is a senior at The Oakridge School in Arlington, TX and a member of the Oakridge Owls varsity basketball team and varsity track team.
Myles is undecided where he will attend college in the Fall. He is escorted by Belle Chloe Grinnell, daughter of Tasha Leilani Stringer Grinnell and Nevin Erich Grinnell.
Beau Myles Barrett Sturns-Thomas
Beau Myles Barrett Sturns-Thomas is the son of Misha Sturns and Dante Williams. He is the grandson of retired Judge Louis E. Sturns and Marilyn Sturns and the maternal grandson of Sharon K. Sturns.
Myles is a senior at Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts where he is a drama thespian maintaining a 3.94 GPA. He hasn’t made a decision where to pursue a degree in economics while continuing to refine his passion in musical theater.
He is escorted by Belle Kyla Nicole Rounsoville, daughter of Mr. Walter and Mrs. Djameal Rounsovill.
Beau Myles Tyson Archibald
Beau Myles Tyson Archibald is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jarvis T. Archibald. He is the grandson of the late Spencer Archibald and Thelma Archibald and the maternal grandson of Rena Hurley, and the late Noah Hurley, Jr. Myles has one brother, Jaylen.
Myles attended John Paul II High School in Plano and is currently a senior at Frisco High School. Myles is a three-year and two-year Varsity letter recipient in golf and basketball, respectively and will attend the University of Arkansas to pursue a degree in business.
He is escorted by Belle Lauren Sydney Evans, daughter of General and Mrs. Edward H. Evans.
Beau Nicholas Dietrich Abram
Beau Nicholas Dietrich Abram is the son of Ronald Dietrich Abram and Dr. Felicia McLeod Abram. He is the grandson of the late John Abram and Edith Petties. He is the maternal grandson of John Major McLeod and Dr. Yolanda McLeod Lewis. He has one sister, Paige, and one brother, Sage.
Nicholas is a James Martin High School senior with a 4.65 GPA and he is one of three senior ambassadors for the STEM Academy and the Vice-Captain for the competitive Roboboat Computer Science Team.
He is escorted by Belle Leah Victoria Glover, the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Wilbert Glover Jr.
Beau Noah McCoy Green
Beau Noah McCoy Green is the son of Mr. and Mrs. James C. Green. He is the paternal grandson of the late Willie J. Green and the late Ruby Green. He is the maternal grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Martin Hardy Sr. He has two brothers, Jameson and Riley.
Noah is a senior at Allen High School, where he is on the varsity cross country and track & field teams. Noah was awarded the Prairie View A&M University Regents Student Merit Scholarship and he will study computer engineering.
He is escorted by Belle N’dia King, daughter of Roy King and Michon King.
Beau Rance Julian Greer II
Beau Rance Julian Greer II is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Rance Greer I. He is the paternal grandson of Jesse Greer and Evangelist Diane Greer and the maternal grandson of Deacon and Mrs. Michael St. Julian. He has one brother, Julian.
Rance is a senior at John A. Dubiski Career High School on the Health Science Pathway and intends on joining his mother’s legacy as a Texas A&M Aggie to pursue a degree in biology.
He is escorted by Belle Daisha Kiara Clayton, daughter of Taj and Tonika Clayton.
Beau Roman Dale Clark
Beau Roman Dale Clark is the son of Dale and Terry Clark. He is the grandson of Wayne and Mary Brown, also the late
Mr. Robert Clark. He is the maternal grandson of Charles and Louvader Jenkins and the late Mrs. Lynette Jenkins. He has one sibling, Ryan Clark.
Roman is a senior at Plano East High School, where he is taking a rigorous curriculum of honors and AP classes. Roman plans to attend Hampton University to major in sports management business.
He is escorted by Belle Amalia Simone Evans, daughter of Dr. Thomica James-Evans and Jason Evans.
Beau Rylan Christopher Kennedy
Beau Rylan Christopher Kennedy is the son of Rhonda Kennedy, Leonard Kennedy and the grandson of Luevater Scott, Coleman and Nellie Kennedy. Rylan has two younger brothers, Camden Michael and Kason Allen Kennedy.
Rylan is a senior at Lake Ridge High School in Mansfield, TX Rylan will attend Texas A&M University on a full scholarship, where he will major in sports science and play Division 1 Football.
He is escorted by Belle Morgan Brooks, daughter of Monica and Everett Brooks.
Beau Timothy Glenn Waters III
Beau Timothy Glenn Waters III, affectionately known as “Trey,” and is the son of Timothy and Selah Waters, and Tracy Lynn Adams. He is the grandson of Timothy Glenn Waters Sr. and Cynthia Waters. He is the maternal grandson of Jon and Elizabeth Adams. He has two sisters; Savannah and Xavier.
Trey is a senior at Lone Star High School in Frisco, TX, where he is completing dual credit AP courses. He will attend Texas Tech University to study civil engineering with a focus on urban planning.
Beau Timothy Waters is escorted by Belle Kennedy Jewell Carter, daughter of Pastor Bryan and Stephanie Carter.
Beau Tyler James Bozeman
Beau Tyler James Bozeman is the son of Frederick and Tiffany Bozeman. He is the grandson of Ms. Bettye Gilkey and the late Charles Bozeman. He is the maternal grandson of Stanley & Geneva Hughes; and Mrs. Georgia Neasley and the late James Author Neasley. He has one brother, Tyson Charles Bozeman, and one sister Haley Bozeman.
Tyler is a senior at Frisco High School, where he is the Homecoming King, Black Student Union-VP, Varsity Basketball-Captain and Chairman of the Frisco Athletics Board. He will major in Biology to become a neurosurgeon.
He is escorted by Belle Kaleigh Williams, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Eric Williams.
Beau Tyson Charles Bozeman
Beau Tyson Charles Bozeman is the son of Frederick and Tiffany Bozeman. He is the grandson of Bettye Gilkey and the late Charles Bozeman. He is the maternal grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Hughes, Georgia Neasley and the late James Author Neasley. He has one brother, Tyler James Bozeman, and one sister Haley Bozeman.
Tyson is a senior with a 3.5 GPA at Frisco High School, where he is involved in Student Council and Honor Society and is a 3-year Varsity Basketball Letterman.
He is escorted by Belle Isabella Dellinger, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Dellinger.
Beau Wesley Samuel Smith
Beau Wesley Samuel Smith is the son of Retired Master Sgt. Raymond Smith and Wendy Smith. He is the paternal grandson of the late Willie Wesley and Carolyn Smith. He is the maternal grandson of the late R. J. Simmons and the late Annie Bell Simmons. He has two sisters, Ericka and Brandee Smith.
Wesley is a senior at Pantego Christian Academy in Arlington, TX, where he is a member of the Athletic Leadership Council.
Wesley is a scholar athlete with a 4.0 GPA and plans to attend Hendrix College and major in kinesiology/biology. He is escorted by Belle Ava Francis Perpall, who is the daughter of Frederick and Abigail Perpall.
Beau Keith Ya Donn Abney II
Beau Keith Ya Donn Abney II is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Keith Abney. Keith is the paternal grandson of the late Arthalise and Linda Hulett, and Leotis Wafer and maternal grandson of Ms. Brenda Pearse and Mr. and Mrs. Leotis Ratcliff. Keith has three brothers and one sister.
A senior at Waxahachie High School, Keith is a member of the National Honor Society and the National Society of High School Scholars. Selected to the 2020 USA Football All-American Team, Keith is a 3-year varsity letterman in football and track and a 4-time national championship in-line speed skater setting several National records.
Keith will attend Arizona State University.
His escort is Belle Amiyah Carter, daughter of Brittany and London Thibodeaux.
Beau Taylor Anthony Brown
Beau Taylor Anthony Brown is the son of Terry Brown and Tonya Brown. He is the maternal grandson of Jerry Farmer, Janice Farmer, and the late Wendell Holmes Lester. He is the paternal grandson of Mary Hines and the late Mitchell Hines. Taylor is the godson of Tiffany Lester.
Taylor is a student-athlete and senior at Pantego Christian Academy, where he maintains a 3.94 GPA. Taylor has placed extraordinary value on high academic achievement, growth in character and leadership, and service.
Taylor plans to major in engineering with a minor in cyber security.
He is escorted by Belle Lauren Renee Ingram who is the daughter of Vera R. Ingram and Tyrous W. Ingram III.