Ryne, Oleysa and Kaycee all live in Salt Lake City.
Shy composer Kelsi Nielsen
Lehoslavl, Russia (Her family moved to Salt Lake City when she was 7.)
A charity she started to help orphans in Russia. “We collect clothes, toys and money and take it there.”
IF SHE WASN’T ACTING
“I’d work for a big marketing firm.” She’s majoring in economics at Utah’s Westminster College and recently studied French in Paris.
“His name is John, and I met him almost three years ago. He lives in Salt Lake City and snowboards. We see each other once a month.”
Class clown Jason Cross
Salt Lake City
“Since I was a kid, I wanted to be on the U.S. Olympic hockey team. But it’s kind of floating away. A year ago I dislocated my shoulder, and ever since, my shots are weaker and weaker.”
“I watch music videos and learn the dances. My favorites right now are Justin Timberlake and Omarion.”
No. “Hockey has been my focus. Everything else wasn’t a priority.”
HOW HE’S NOT LIKE JASON
“I’m definitely not as slow as he is! I understand what’s going on, and I always have good grades.”
Chris WARREN JR.
Baking jock Zeke Baylord
“Literature and creative writing. I like to make up stories.”
BEST PRACTICAL JOKE
“I sent Zac a text on April Fool’s Day, and I said, ‘Dude, look on You Tube. There’s this crazy video of you.’ He’s freaking out and I was like, ‘April Fool’s!’ He was so mad.”
CAN HE REALLY COOK?
“I’m a breakfast pro. I love making egg whites, turkey bacon and all that. And I love making chocolate chip cookies. Mmm!”
Hip-hopper Martha Cox
Salt Lake City
Tiffany, 28, and Jaimie, 30
BEING A SIZE 12 IN HIGH SCHOOL
“There were some boys who couldn’t see past the body image at all. But I decided I’m just going to be me and be happy. Now I do plus-size modeling.”
“A lot of girls say, ‘You inspire me and I love that you never let your size hold you back. Those are the moments when I sit down and I start to cry. That’s what it’s about.”