The following press release has been received from the office of 16th District Congressman Don Manzullo:
Prairie Ridge High School Student Appointed to U.S. Air Force Academy
[CRYSTAL LAKE] Congressman Don Manzullo (R-Egan) today announced that Kristen Suhrhoff of Crystal Lake, Illinois, has received an appointment to the U.S. Air Force Academy at Colorado Springs, CO.
Kristen will graduate in June 2009 from Prairie Ridge High School. At Prairie Ridge, Kristen is a member of the National Honor Society, Spanish National Honor Society, and student council. She also volunteers with her church and the local food pantry.
Kristen also is captain of the Girls’ Cross Country Team and played soccer and basketball and ran indoor track at Prairie Ridge. Kristen is the daughter of Thomas and Dorothy Suhrhoff of Crystal Lake.