U.S. Navy Ensign Michael W. Haydell, son of Michael and Debra Haydell, graduated from the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. on Tuesday, May 29 and was commissioned as an officer in the U.S. Navy.
Ens. Haydell earned a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Physics while finishing fourth in his class.
Ens. Haydell has been assigned to the USS Momsen DDG92 where he will begin service aboard ship.
Ens. Haydell is a 2008 graduate of Central Lake High School. He also attended the Manufacturing Technology Academy in Traverse City.
Traverse City Central High School student Breden Everts will participate in the 2012 U.S. Naval Academy Summer Seminar program, June 16-21 in Annapolis, Md.
The U.S. Naval Academy invited a select group of 2,250 young men and women from around the nation and abroad to attend the Naval Academy Summer Seminar program.
Each student will attend a six-day session and experience a glimpse of U.S. Naval Academy life.