Guam – Guam Congresswoman Madeleine Bordallo has announced that Samuel D. Wolborsky has been appointed to the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Maryland.
Samuel was nominated by Congresswoman Bordallo, and competed with nominees nationwide for admission into the Naval Academy. The Naval Academy’s admission board selected Samuel based on his academic achievements, athletic abilities, extracurricular activities and community involvement.
[Congresswoman Bordallo is pictured with Samuel Wolborsky and his mother Merry-Jane Wolborsky]
Samuel is the son of retired Air Force Colonel Stephen Wolborsky and Mrs. Merry-Jane Wolborsky of Talofofo. He graduated a year early from Harvest Christian Academy with a perfect 4.0 grade point average, and was a member of the Harvest cross-country team. Samuel also represented the Pacific Territories in the National Geography Bee, participated in the Presidential Scholars Program, and worked at the Micronesian Divers Association. He is currently enrolled at the University of Guam.
“I congratulate Samuel and his parents on his appointment to the United States Naval Academy,” said Congresswoman Bordallo. “Samuel will join young men and women from across our nation in training to become the next generation of officers in the U.S. Navy. I am confident that he will be successful as a midshipman at the Naval Academy and that he will serve our nation with dedication and professionalism.”