Local students are National Merit semifinalists

June 17th, 2015 2:18 pm

First Posted: 9/26/2007

Abington Heights student Hayley M. Lenahan and Scranton Preparatory students Anna M. Chichura, Michael S. Gill, Patrick J. Hricko, Joseph A. Libassi, Sarah R. Murphy, Amy R. Sweeney and Rebecca M. Triano have all been named semifinalists in the 53rd annual National Merit Scholarship Program. The group, now part of a pool of 16,000 semifinalists, has the opportunity to compete for approximately 8,200 Merit Scholarship awards worth $34 million to be offered next spring.