LONDON, Ky. -- Tucker Martin, a 2017 graduate from South Laurel High School, has been accepted into the United States Military Academy at West Point after receiving a congressional nomination from U.S. Rep. Harold "Hal" Rogers (KY-05).
"Tucker is one of only four individuals in Kentucky's Fifth Congressional District who recieved my congressional nomination and acceptance into a military academy. It takes impeccable grades and a high school career marked by leadership and volunteer service to enter the ranks of West Point," said Rogers. "Tucker was highly recommended by teachers and community leaders for his success in academics and athletics, as well as his passion for serving others."
Martin graduated fourth in his class from South Laurel High School and was a member of the baseball and golf teams.
He will become one the U.S Military Academy's newest cadets at West Point as part of the Class of 2022.