Kaitlyn Hietala, a 2013 graduate of Chassell High School, was crowned 2013 Strawberry Queen Friday night in Chassell among a field of 12 candidates. Hietala, daughter of Brian and Sue Hietala, was sponsored by Chassell Friends of Fashion. The co-valedictorian at Chassell was also class president, band member, co-captain of the Panthers volleyball team and garnered All-U.P. honors in pole vault. She will attend Michigan Technological University to pursue a bachelor's degree in Business Management and Marketing or Communications.