Allred Formally Announces 2019 Appointments to U.S. Service Academies

June 21, 2019
Press Release

Washington, D.C. – Congressman Colin Allred (TX-32) today formally announced the 11 students from the 32nd Congressional District of Texas who received appointments to the United States Service Academies. These students will be reporting to the academies this summer.

“I congratulate these talented students on their incredible accomplishment and I’m so inspired by your passion for service to our country,” said Allred. “Our young people in North Texas always make us so proud and I wish all of the students well. ”


The Following Students Received Appointments to one of the U.S. Service Academies:


United States Air Force Academy

Bennett Copley,  Marion Military Institute

Jack Prado, Rowlett High School

Alexander Singh, Highland Park High School


United States Military Academy

Matteo Cordray, United States Military Academy Preparatory School

David Uhrbrock, Schreiner University


United States Naval Academy

Madison Applewhite, Highland Park High School

Cullen Bryant, Lake Highlands High School

Travis Delgado, United States Naval Academy Preparatory School

Jacob Hoodenpyle, United States Naval Academy Preparatory School

Patrick Skalniak, United States Naval Academy Preparatory School

William Pennington


Students interested in learning more about service academy applications should contact Congressman Allred’s office at (972) 972-7949 or visit Congressman Allred's website.