Name: Kate Schudel
Sponsor: The Black River Historical Society
Parents: Karen and Glenn Schudel
High school: Lorain Admiral King
Costume: "My costume is called a dirndl. Historically, the dirndl was worn by peasant women. It is made up of a close fitting bodice, a skirt and an apron."
Favorite native dish: The Brezel (soft-baked pretzels)
Favorite book: "I love to read. It would be too great a task to pick one book as my favorite."
Favorite movie: "August Rush"
Future plans: "I plan on attending college to major in information technology."