Eighteen Utah students are semifinalists in the prestigious Presidential Scholars competition.

They are Catherin M. Cannon, school not listed; Jenkyn E. Powell, Judge Memorial; Bryan A. Bohling, Karalynn Spencer and Eric S. Oldroyd, Bountiful; Chris D. Mowery, Morgan; Jacob B. Oldham and Douglas G. Thompson, Davis; Daniel T. Richards, Uintah; Colin G. Robinson and Jennifer L. Hoffman, East; Atul A. Shah, Cottonwood; Cinda Barnett, Skyline; Misha Bradford, Park City; Katherin Menssen, Brighton; Amy D. Naegle, Carbon; Jennifer A. Openshaw, Taylorsville; Jennifer Pack, Pleasant Grove.