Five girls have been selected to serve as Little Maids in the Court of Queen Shenandoah XCII during the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® April 26th through May 5th, 2019. They are Natalie Ann Lawrence, Abigail Catherine Lund, Ava Douglas Watson, Tessa Elizabeth Wolfe and Emerson Paige Wright.
Natalie Lawrence is the daughter of Kattie and Eric Lawrence of Winchester, VA. She is the granddaughter of Ann and Dick Wiltshire of Winchester and Judy and Robert Lawrence of Easton, MD. She is a third grade student at Orchard View Elementary School. Natalie participates in Girls on the Run and is a SCA Classroom Representative. She is on the Stonebrook Swim team, sings in the children’s choir at her church, and plays piano. Natalie’s Mother, Kattie, was a Princess in the court of Queen Shenandoah LXXII, Amanda Davies.
Abigail Lund is the daughter of Laura and Geoffrey Lund of Arlington, VA. She is the granddaughter of Kay Franklin Ross of Winchester, Linda and James Sprinkel of Broadway, VA, Theodore Lund of Manasquan, NJ, and the late James Michael Ross and Barbara Lund. She is a third grade student at Arlington Traditional School. Abigail is a member of Mount Olivet United Methodist Church. She participates in the Arlington Soccer Association, plays basketball, is a member of the Arlington Forest Club swim team, and a student at Boyle School oflrish Dance. Abigail’s mother, Laura, was a Maid of Honor in the court of Queen Shenandoah LXX, Amber Medlin.
Ava Watson is the daughter of Jessica and Douglas Watson of Winchester. She is the granddaughter ofJudy and Fred Gaines of Frenchville, PA and Nancy and Robert Watson of Stephens City, VA. She is a first grade student at Apple Pie Ridge Elementary School. Ava enjoys playing for Shenandoah Elite soccer, hiking, kayaking, water sports, and spending time with her dogs.
Tessa Wolfe is the daughter of Kelly and Kevin Wolfe of Winchester. She is the granddaughter of Andrea and Douglass Koenker of Winchester, Peggy and Lawrence White of Berryville, VA, and Anne and Robert Wolfe of Stephenson, VA. She is a second grade student at Sacred Heart Academy. Tessa takes ballet and tap classes at SCAA, is a member of the Junior Legion of Mary at Sacred Heart Church, and swims for the Stonebrook Stingrays in the summer.
Emerson Wright is the daughter of Sarah and Kevin Wright of Winchester. She is the granddaughter of Felicia and Rodney Huff of Winchester and Sharon and Frank Wright of Stephenson. She is a first grade student at Apple Pie Ridge Elementary School. Emerson attends Victory Church, where she is a member of the children’s choir and MPACT Girls. Emerson competes for East Coast Gymnastics and is in Whitetrailers Ski club at Whitetail Resort.
The Little Maids will participate in the Coronation Ceremony of Queen Shenandoah XCII at John Handley High School auditorium and will ride on the Queen’s float in the Grand Feature Parade, Saturday, May 4, 2019.