Senior Spotlight: James Shelton


Name: James Shelton

Grade started at Ascension: 2nd grade

Favorite teacher: Mrs. Lad

Favorite Ascension memory: Any of the lock-ins

Future plans: To attend NSU and join their Army ROTC Program

James is involved in many sports such as soccer, track, football, cross country, and tennis. He is mainly involved in swimming, and he has participated at state in swimming three times. His favorite foods are boiled shrimp and crab. He is interested in all things history, gaming, and sports. A fun fact about James is that he was involved in a Navy National JROTC program called the Sea Cadets for three years. One piece of advice that he has for underclassmen is to “Take time to understand the world around you and how it works. Once you understand it you will find many ways to be successful. You just have to work for it and want it”.