Identical Twins In Ohio Named Valedictorian, Salutatorian Of Their High School

By Breanna Edwards | Essence

Identical twins Deontae and Deontrae Wright are the epitome of #BlackBoyJoy, after being named valedictorian and salutatorian of their Ohio high school, thanks to their remarkable GPAs.

The twins told WTVG that they enjoy competing with each other, which of course pushes them to do better.

“We both like to compete against each other,” Deontrae told the news station. “We want to score higher than each other.”

In fact the competition was so stiff that their final grades at Scott High School were tough to calculate as their GPAs kept switching them between first and second place. In the end, Deontae – who was born first – was named valedictorian with a 4.5 GPA, while Deontrae was right behind as salutatorian with a 4.4 GPA.

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