Rep. Adrian Smith

Rep. Adrian Smith

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Congressman Adrian Smith, R-Neb., announced Tuesday his nomination of 15 students to the U.S. Service Academies for the class entering in the fall of 2017.

Members of Congress nominate young people for admission to the U.S. Service Academies, which include the U.S. Military Academy, the U.S. Naval Academy, the U.S. Air Force Academy, and the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.

Smith’s nominees for 2017 include:

Daniel Alvarado of South Sioux City, to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York.

Jack Arens of Ainsworth, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland.

Kenneth Brownell of North Platte, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Victoria Fattig of Lexington, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Jerrod Fedorchik of Bridgeport, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York.

John Gale of Bassett, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland.

Jack Keating of Kearney, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland.

Nicholas Novak of Dawson, to the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland.

Lisa Oswald of Aurora, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland.

Dalton Peters of Aurora, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York.

Benjamin Stevens of Ord, to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York.

Jesslyn Straber of Chappell, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Zachary Wiese of O’Neill, to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Calvin Wineland, Jr. of Cambridge, to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York, and the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland.

Sarah Woodward of Gering to the U.S. Naval Academy at Annapolis, Maryland.

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