The Mountain State Forest Festival is proud to announce the appointment of Hilary Ellen Young of Summersville to the 77th Royal Court by Director General Cricket Leary. She is the daughter of William and Lydia Young of Summersville and has one sister, Lauren Young. Princess Hilary is the granddaughter of Margaret and the late Robert Young of Summersville and Rowe and Sue Burkholder of Canvas.
Hilary graduated from Nicholas County High School with the class of 2011, where she was active academically as well as in the sports programs. She is a member of the Jordan Chapel United Methodist Church and was a 4-H All-Star. Princess Hilary is currently a junior at the University of Charleston, where she is a member of the varsity crew team and played one year of varsity softball. She is pursuing a Bachelor of Science degree in nursing and eventually would like to attend nurse anesthetist school.
Hilary Ellen Young