Another 12 Utah high school graduates have been named winners of National Merit scholarships. The scholarships are sponsored by institutions of higher education.
The Utah scholars and their high schools are:Brigham Young University: Amy K. Osmond, Bountiful; Emily A. Spencer, Brighton; Rachel S. Wentz, Sky View; Rebecca M. Ricks, Timpview; Matthew J. Astle, Olympus.
University of Utah: Miriam K. Leeflang, Skyline; Marcus E. Peterson, Cottonwood; Jessica A. Shepherd, Skyline; Steven C. Christensen, Skyline; Darrin S. Brown, Millard North High School, Omaha, Neb.
Utah State University: Marci A. McPherson, Davis.
Kenyon College: Paul D. Quinn, West.