LHS Senior Named Semifinalist in Scholarship Program

LHS school counselor Tiffany Richardson, left, senior Matthew LaCombe, Executive Principal Brett Woodcock and 12th Grade Principal Jordan Sterio.

Liverpool High School Executive Principal Brett Woodcock recently announced that senior Matthew LaCombe has been named a Semifinalist in the 2024 National Merit Scholarship Program.

LaCombe is one out of approximately 16,000 students who received a Semifinalist designation in recognition of their outstanding academic promise, according to the National Merit Scholarship Program Web site. Students taking the 2022 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test were eligible for this honor.

The National Merit Scholarship Corporation, which sponsors the National Merit Scholarship Program, is a not-for-profit organization established in 1955. High school students enter the National Merit Scholarship Program by taking the PSATs and by meeting published entry/participation requirements.