Utah students who have been recommended by Rep. Wayne Owens, D-Utah, for acceptance into U.S. military academies include:

Naval Academy:Jessica Marie Springman, Alta High School; John Thomas Schofield, Sandy, (attending Ramsey High School, Ramsey, N.J.); Andrew Leo Mecham, Jordan; Mark Lee, Hillcrest; Mark Edwin Neff, Alta; Elys Bank, Cottonwood; Richard Jerry Carroll, East.

Air Force Academy:

James Adamson, East; Matthew Frederick Baird, Brighton; Melissa Joy Hyland, Brighton; Aaron Reid Montgomery, Hillcrest; Daniel Job Pingree, Brighton; Jennifer Ann Rollins, Brighton; Joseph Lee Sheffield, Highland.

U.S. Military Academy:

Russel K. Cannon, East; Steffanie Elaine Smith, Judge Memorial; Shad Dean Bower, Granite.