Congresswoman Sherrill Announces NJ-11 Service Academy Appointees

June 26, 2019
Press Release

Parsippany, NJ – Today, Representative Mikie Sherrill (NJ-11) announced that sixteen students from New Jersey’s 11th Congressional District were appointed and accepted offers to United States military service academies. Rep. Sherrill hosted a reception Friday evening at her Parsippany District Office to honor the students, who will be attending the U.S. Naval Academy, U.S. Military Academy, U.S. Air Force Academy, and U.S. Merchant Marine Academy.


“It was an honor to meet the students in our community who have stood up to serve our country,” said Representative Sherrill. “I commend these young men and women on their shared sense of duty and their commitment to our values. They represent the best and brightest of New Jersey, and I wish them the best of luck as they begin their service.”


The sixteen NJ-11 students attending military service academies:


Antonio Zaccaria, West Essex High School, Fairfield U.S. Naval Academy


Arush Naidu, Delbarton High School, Randolph U.S. Naval Academy


Douglas Gologorsky, Montville High School, Montville U.S. Naval Academy


Nicolas Galup, St Peter’s Preparatory School, Caldwell U.S. Naval Academy


Sarah Williams, Morristown-Beard School, Morristown U.S. Naval Academy


Sean Lee, Chatham High School, Chatham Borough U.S. Naval Academy


Stuart Fechhelm, West Morris Mendham High School, Mendham Borough U.S. Naval Academy


Russell Eberding, U.S. Military Academy Preparatory School, Sparta U.S. Military Academy


Samuel Eden, Mountain Lakes High School, Mountain Lakes U.S. Military Academy


William Hart, Madison High School, Madison U.S. Military Academy


Patrick McGurrin, Sparta High School, Sparta U.S. Military Academy


Colin Morgan, West Orange High School, West Orange U.S. Military Academy


Kai Youngren, Newark Academy, Florham Park U.S. Military Academy


Sarah Houser, Morristown High School, Morristown U.S. Air Force Academy


Connor Collins, Mountain Lakes High School, Boonton Township U.S. Merchant Marine Academy


Grace Rose, Passaic Valley High School, Totowa U.S. Merchant Marine Academy