Nicholas G. Kootsikas Jr., son of Stella Angelucci of Severna Park, was recently commissioned a second lieutenant upon graduation from the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo.
Kootsikas, a 1987 graduate of Severna Park High School, earned a bachelor of science degree from the academy.
CAPTION: NICHOLAS G. KOOTSIKAS JR.
Now a second lieutenant
KEATING FINISHES SCHOOL
Cpl. Kelly P. Keating, son of Mr. and Mrs. Richard Keating of Cape St. Claire, graduated last month from the U.S. Army John F. KennedySpecial Warfare Center and School at Fort Bragg, N.C.
Keating, a 1985 graduate of Broadneck High School, is awaiting orders for Special Forces language school.
FERGUSON AN ENGINEER
Marine Pvt. John W.Ferguson, son of Jean E. Dunn of Pasadena and John W. Ferguson Sr. of Baltimore, recently graduated from Marine Corps basic combat engineer course.
Ferguson, a 1987 graduate of Chesapeake High School, joined the Marine Corps in January.
RECRUITS COMPLETE SCHOOL
The following Navy seaman recruits recently graduated from the Naval AcademyPreparatory School:
* Richard J. Villareal of Annapolis, a 1990 graduate of St. Mary's High School who joined the Navy Reserve in June1990.
* William M. Garrett, son of William B. and Sarah M. Garrett of Annapolis. The 1990 graduate of Annapolis Senior High School joined the Navy in June 1990.
* Thomas L. Smith of Harwood, a 1989 graduate of St. Mary's High School who joined the Navy Reserve in June 1990.
* Jay C. Astle, son of John C. and Jayne A. Astle of Annapolis. The 1990 graduate of Severn High School joined the Navy Reserve in May 1990.
* Andrew P. Armbrister, son of retired Marines Lt. Col. and Mrs. Anthony P. Armbrister of Severna Park. Armbrister joined the Navy Reserve in July 1990.
Coast Guard SeamanApprentice James D. Marquez, son of Leopoldo C. and Guadaloupe Marquez of Glen Burnie, recently graduated from the Naval Academy Preparatory School.
Marquez, a 1990 graduate of Mount St. Joseph High School, joined the Coast Guard in July 1990.
O'LEARY FINISHES SCHOOL
Marine Lance Cpl. John D. O'Leary, son of Mary E. O'Leary of Annapolis, recently graduated from the Naval Academy Preparatory School.
O'Leary, a 1989 graduate of Broadneck High School, joined the Marine Corps in August 1989.