Lucas Karnick – Navy ROTC
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Lucas Karnick from Waymart, a 2013 graduate from Western Wayne High School, will commission into the United States Navy on Friday, 19 May 2017. During his time at Western Wayne he was a four year varsity member of the high school soccer, wrestling, and baseball teams. He received the District II PIAA Scholar Athlete Award during his senior awards night. As well as a member of the FBLA, NHS, and SADD organizations. Outside of school, Lucas is an active member of the Sons of American Legion, Post 807, Wayne County 4-H, and has volunteered with the Waymart Area Baseball Association.
He will graduate from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Upon commissioning into the United States Navy, MIDN Karnick will report to Charleston, SC for Nuclear Power School.
Lucas is the son of Dan and Ann Marie Karnick.