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WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Tom Carper and Chris Coons and Rep. Lisa Blunt Rochester (all D-Del.) congratulated the Delaware students accepted into U.S. Service Academies during a reception in the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center.

Each year, students interested in attending the U.S. Air Force Academy, U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Merchant Marine Academy or U.S. Military Academy, apply for a nomination through members of the United States Congress. Members nominate top candidates from their home state, ensuring that the best and the brightest are considered for admission to the nation's leading service academies. 

The Delaware students who have accepted appointments to the service academies are:

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colorado Springs, CO

Eric Glass, Dover High School

Donovan Hodge, Newark Charter High School

 

MILITARY ACADEMY AT WEST POINT (USMA) West Point, NY

Simone Charlemagne, MOT Charter High School

Levy Margolin, Tower Hill High School

Charles Nyakundi, Christiana High School

Grace Snyder, Indian River High School

 

NAVAL ACADEMY (USNA), Annapolis, MD

Seth Bale, Archmere Academy

Collin Green, Delaware Military Academy

Chazmere Johnson, Caesar Rodney High School

Colin Smith, Delaware Military Academy

MERCHANT MARINE ACADEMY (USMMA), Kings Point, NY

Chris Marshall, Sussex Academy

Madison Rice, Sussex Central High School 

 

For additional photos, contact Alyssa_Villanueva@carper.senate.gov