Sydney Rae Ekstrum is the daughter of Brian and Lyndsey Ekstrum of Manhattan. She was born June 26, 2011. Grandparents are Janet and Andy Smaltz of Holcomb; Todd and Patti Born of Lakin; and Terry and Denise Ekstrum of Frankfort. Great-grandparents are Sharon Fenton of Holcomb; R.E. and Donava Maxwell of Lakin; Shirley and Don Hutchinson of El Dorado; Don and Addie Born of Bennett, Neb.; Sharon and Darwin Helmer of Sears, Mich.; Bruce and Lena Smaltz of Lansing, Mich.; and Marilynne Ohlde of Linn.Great-great-grandparents are Angus McVey of Lakin; Gertrude Helmer of Sears; and Nettie Hutchinson of Lincoln, Neb.

Abigail Jean Handy is the daughter of Sarah Quint and Jeremy Handy of Westcliffe, Colo. She was born July 18, 2011. Grandparents are Perry and Peggy Quint Dunlap of Westcliffe; Danny and Terri Quint of Northfield, Minn.; Robert and Nancy Tallent of Westcliff; and the late Larry Handy. Great-grandparents are Ray Quint of Garden City; and Jack Geroux of Westcliffe.

Gabriela A. Ayala is the daughter of Rachel Rodriguez and Gabriel Ayala of Garden City. She was born July 13, 2011. Grandparents are Rosa Rodriguez of Garden City; and Gloria Orozco of California.

Natalie Nevaeh Munoz is the daughter of Tammy and Alfonso Munoz of Garden City. Born July 17, 2011, she has two sisters, Erica Palacios, 22, and Stephanie Garcia, 18. Grandparents are Linda Koelzar of Garden City; Gail Daniels of Tescott; and Virginia Rodriguez and Benigno Munoz, both of Mexico.