ROCKFORD (WREX) – A senior at Auburn High School is now a National Merit Scholar.
Ethan Strombeck will get a $2,500 scholarship and the distinction of being a National Merit Scholar.
He was chosen from a pool of more than 15,000 finalists in the program. Four Auburn seniors were name finalists. Academy students Melis Dik, Gabriel Roethle, Lael Verace and Strombeck.
Strombeck plans to study music.