Enid News and Eagle: Kvasnicka appointed to the Naval Academy

Feb 16, 2011
In The News

ENID — Enid native Bryce Kvasnicka as received an appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis.

Kvasnicka will be a member of the Naval Academy class of 2015, and begins classes there in the fall.

“I would like to congratulate Bryce on his selection to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis,” said U.S. Rep. Frank Lucas. “His selection is not only a testament to his hard work, but it also demonstrates what capable and determined students we have in the 3rd District of Oklahoma. This is a great opportunity for Bryce, and I wish him luck this fall and continued success in all his endeavors.”

In May, Kvasnicka will graduate as valedictorian at Chisholm High School. He serves as the captain of the baseball team and is a member of National Honor Society and student council. His parents are Brent and Lisa Coffman of Enid and the late Kevin Kvasnicka. His grandparents are Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Kroll, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Coffman, Mr. Lynn Kvasnicka and Ms. Vi Kvasnicka, all of Enid.

Four of our nation’s five service academies require a congressional nomination.

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