Madeline Jones and Alexa Brokaw, juniors at Superior High School, were selected Youth Optimists for December.

Jones is involved in 4-H and the Horse Association. She is also a member of the Pony Club and the Junior Ski Patrol. She is the daughter of Carolyn and Travis Jones and has a younger sister, Miriam.

Jones would like to go to college for her general education classes and then go to the University of Wisconsin-Madison for Veterinarian School.

Brokaw is involved in cross country, BFS and track. She is also in DECA and enjoys volunteering. She is the daughter of Terri and Barry Brokaw and has an older sister, Gianna.

Brokaw plans to go to college to major in biology, and then go on to become a nurse.

Both students have the opportunity to win the Youth Optimist Scholarship and Service Award.