By Charla Hamilton firstname.lastname@example.org Recently two Chelsea High School students received great nominations. Christopher White received a nomination to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy. Chris is an outstanding 4.0+ student who has chosen to forego traditional university and go into the United States Merchant Marines. “I am grateful for the nomination from Congressman Walberg and appreciate his support in my pursuit to attend the United States Merchant Marine Academy. It’s a major step towards my current and future goals,” said Chris. Daniel Golding received a nomination to West Point. "It's an honor to be nominated by Congressman Tim Walberg, putting me one step closer to my final goal of receiving an appointment to the United States Military Academy," said Daniel. “I am honored to recommend such a bright and driven group of students to attend our nation’s top military academies. These young leaders represent the best of their generation, and their willingness to serve our country in uniform is an inspiration to us all. I wish them the very best as they continue through the application process,” stated Congressman Walberg.