Craig Fredrick and Brittany Splinter, both from Puyallup, were two among dozens in Western Washington University's Class of 2013 Outstanding Graduates.
Fredrick, a graduate of Rogers High School, was an Outstanding Graduate at Western Washington in engineering technology. He graduated from Western Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science and double major in Plastics Engineering and Applied Mathematics.
Fredrick received numerous prestigious scholarships while at Western. He was active in student clubs related to his field of study and participated in many intramural sports. He plans to move to Oregon and begin work as a project engineer.
Fredrick is the son of Kelly and Lisa Fredrick.
Splinter, a graduate of Cascade Christian High School in Puyallup, was an Outstanding Graduate at Western Washington in the dance department. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Dance and a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature
While during her time at Western Washington, Splinter worked with Denise Vale of the Martha Graham Dance Company, and with the Liz Gerring Dance Company.
Splinter hopes now to join a professional dance company in Seattle, California or New York.
She is the daughter of David and Elizabeth Splinter.