Congressman Gibbs Announces Students Accepted to the U.S. Service Academies

May 9, 2014
Press Release

Washington D.C. – U.S. Rep. Bob Gibbs (R-OH) announced the students who were accepted to the United States Services Academies from the 7th District of Ohio:

In order to qualify for consideration for acceptance into a U.S. Service Academy, students must be nominated by their Member of Congress.

“I would like to congratulate all six of the nominees on their acceptance to the United States Service Academies. The hard work and dedication that each of these students exemplify is inspiring and I know they will achieve great things in the future,” said Gibbs. “I wish them all the best and thank them for their desire and dedication to serve our country.”

Below is the class of 2018:

Air Force Academy

Raychel Blocher of Paris, Ohio

Russell Ellis of Avon, Ohio


Naval Academy

*Anthony Schlitt of Ashland, Ohio


Military Academy of West Point

Evan Collier of North Ridgeville, Ohio

Garrett Beck of Medina, Ohio

Anthony Schlitt of Ashland, Ohio


*Anthony will be attending the Naval Academy