According to Senator Ernst, Caroline Ascherl of Granville was nominated for consideration to appointment to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland. Ascherl is a 2015 graduate of MOC-Floyd Valley High School, who is currently studying in Rhode Island.
Other northwest Iowans nominated by Senator Ernst include: Peter Eckard of Milford, and Cole and Glenn Hackbarth of Spirit Lake, all of whom were nominated for consideration to the Naval Academy.
Ernst says she’s honored to nominate so many outstanding young leaders throughout the state who excel in the classroom and in their communities.
With Senator Ernst’s nomination, each student is one step further in the extremely competitive admissions process for the U.S. Military Academies.