Charles Liu

Oklahoma School of Science & Mathematics

Liu is a National Merit finalist and received a gold medal in the USA Physics Olympiad. He is co-captain of his school’s academic team and a member of the National Science Bowl team, which won first in the state. As a camp counselor, he gave a presentation on artificial intelligence and helped organize a robotics summer camp at Oklahoma State University. Liu is highly involved in math contests, such as the American Invitational Mathematics Examination, and enjoys playing tennis and volleyball. He plans to major in computer science in college.
All-State sponsor: McAfee & Taft

Marek Oomens

Stillwater High School

A National Merit finalist, Oomens was recognized by College Board as an Advanced Placement Scholar and Rural and Small Town Recognition Award recipient. He is active in cross-country and track and ran in the 2023 Class 6A State Cross-Country Meet. At school, he is also a member of the National Honor Society. Active in the Boy Scouts for many years, Oomens earned his Eagle Scout rank in May 2022. His hobbies include hiking, backpacking and playing board games. Oomens plans to major in biological sciences at Cornell University.
All-State sponsor: Frederic Dorwart Lawyers, PLLC

Sydnee Sisneros

Stillwater High School

Sisneros is a National Merit finalist and received College Board’s National Rural and Small Town and National Hispanic Recognition Awards. She is president of Beta Club; vice president of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America; and a member of National Honor Society, SMAC (Stillwater Makes A Change), and Key Club. Sisneros is captain of the varsity basketball team and is heavily involved in Hope House, a local nonprofit that provides resources to foster kids. She plans to pursue studies in biosystems engineering at Oklahoma State University.
All-State sponsor: Oklahoma State University