Madison Rosalie Lyon of Coronado Island, and James Mason Finney, of Oceanside, have announced plans to marry on May 8, 2010 at Parkside Church of the Nazarene in Auburn. The prospective bride is a student at San Diego Culinary Institute. Her parents are Gary and Panfila Lyon of Auburn. The prospective groom is in the United States Marine Corps. His parents are Larry and Jennifer Finney of Auburn. Although they were both born and raised in Auburn, attended Auburn Elementary and raised animals for 4H, they didn’t actually meet until high school. The two met in a Placer High ceramics class when she was a freshman and he was a senior. They later started dating, after she moved to San Diego for college and he returned from Iraq and was stationed at Camp Pendleton. They became engaged on Nov. 28, 2009 at a luncheon with both of their families present.