Press Releases

Sen. Carper Announces 2010 Service Academy Nominations

Delaware's Finest Rise Among Ranks

Jan 20 2010

Washington, DC (Jan. 20, 2010) – Bringing Delaware’s finest one step closer to joining the ranks of America’s military officers, U.S. Senator Tom Carper announced today the names of his service academy nominees for the Class of 2014. 

Each year, members of the United States Congress are charged with nominating top candidates from their home state, ensuring the best and the brightest are considered for admission to the nation’s leading service academies. 

“This is where we accept responsibility for shaping the vision of America’s future. Among these outstanding candidates will emerge the future of our country,” Carper said. “These academies will develop the leaders for tomorrow and these young people will help our nation realize its vision. Their integrity, dignity and perspective are inspiring. I am proud to say they are amongst Delaware’s finest.”

Securing Senator Carper’s nomination to the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs are:
 
Marilyn Cole of Newark, Cab Calloway School of the Arts; Stephanie DeAngelo of Newark, Delaware Military Academy; Christopher Kealty of Magnolia, Caesar Rodney High School; John Koshey of Wilmington, Charter School of Wilmington; Timothy Voss of Lewes, Cape Henlopen High School; James Cetnar of Harrington, Polytech High School; Anne Kitzmiller of Milford, St. Thomas More Academy; Brandon Lambert of Middletown, Delaware Military Academy; Andrew Zaldivar of Hockessin, Cab Calloway School of the Arts.
 
Securing Senator Carper’s nomination to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis are:
 
Sarah Behm of Tokyo, Japan, American School in Japan; Connor Freeh of Wilmington, Archmere Academy; Jacob Gruber of Wilmington, Delaware Military Academy; Dylan Kahler of Middletown, Delaware Military Academy; Anne Kitzmiller of Milford, St. Thomas More Academy; Brandon Lambert of Middletown, Delaware Military Academy; Sean McAlister of Camden, St. Thomas More Academy; Trevor Reed of Bear, Delaware Military Academy; Andrew Zaldivar of Hockessin, Cab Calloway School of the Arts; James Zent of Wilmington, Delaware Military Academy.
 
Securing Senator Carper’s nomination to the United States Military Academy in West Point are:
 
Serena Boykin of Bear, Glasgow High School; James Cetnar of Harrington, Polytech High School; Rita Wiley of Middletown, Middletown High School; Stephanie DeAngelo of Newark, Delaware Military Academy; Zachary Brown of Wilmington, Delaware Military Academy; Dylan Kahler of Middletown, Delaware Military Academy; Sean McAlister of Camden, St. Thomas More Academy; Trevor Reed of Bear, Delaware Military Academy; Andrew Zaldivar of Hockessin, Cab Calloway School of the Arts.
 
Securing Senator Carper’s nomination to the United States Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point are:
 
Michael Brooks of Bear, Delaware Military Academy; Ashley Markey of Newark, Delaware Military Academy; Stephanie DeAngelo of Newark, Delaware Military Academy; Andrew Zaldivar of Hockessin, Cab Calloway School of the Arts.