Senior Saavyon Melvin is the son of Shanna (Nikki) Melvin and Ralph Boston Sr. He plays football, is a member of the track and field team, and he is the basketball manager for the boys varsity basketball team. Melvin also practiced with the cheerleaders over the summer assisting with one man stunts. He was scheduled to travel with them to Florida to compete, but he had obligations to the the boys basketball team due to the state playoffs.
Melvin is a member of the drivers education D.R.E.A.M. Team and is a member of JROTC. His rank in JROTC is Battalion Command Sergeant Major. While in JROTC, he has received a varsity sports medal and ribbon, and a leadership medal and ribbon.
Melvin attends Floyd Temple #1 Church where he is a member of the choir, is an usher, plays drums and is the executive officer of the youth council for the western North Carolina District.
After graduation, Melvin plans to join the United States Marines. Pirate Pride!