Altmeyer named Youth of the Month

HUNTINGBURG — Garrett Altmeyer, 18, son of Annette and Jeff Altmeyer, is the Huntingburg Optimist Youth for December.

While in high school, Altmeyer has been a member of the varsity tennis team all four years and the varsity track team for three years.  As a sophomore, he received the mental attitude award for tennis.

In addition to being involved in athletics, Altmeyer was inducted into the National Honor Society and has been a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Friends of Rachel, theater club, choir and Southridge High School musicals.

Outside of school, he is a member of St. Mary Parish in Huntingburg where he is also a member of the youth group, is a server and a Eucharistic minister. He also has served on a number of mission trips.

Altmeyer plans to attend college, where he will study theater and drama.

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