16 May 2007

Six CHS Seniors Receive Military Scholarships

Six Catholic High School seniors received ROTC scholarships and military school appointments. Scholarship recipients were recognized Wednesday, May 16, 2007 in the Catholic High School library by representatives of the Army ROTC program, Air Force ROTC program and Naval Academy.

Maj. Keith Robinson and Col. Pugh were in attendance to present the Army ROTC Scholarship to John Buancore, Tulane University; Jonathan Gipson, Louisiana State University; and Matthew Yetman, Louisiana State University.

Capt. Donnie LeBlanc with the Air Force ROTC presented a scholarship to Allen Beal, Louisiana State University.

Capt. Jim Toups, retired Navy Captain and Naval Academy Information Officer, attended the ceremony to present scholarships to the United States Naval Academy to Eric Smith and Spencer Jurkiewicz.