Blessinger named Optimist Youth of the Month

Aidan Blessinger, the 17-year-old son of Brian and Ashley Blessinger is the Huntingburg Optimist Youth of the Month for February.

Aidan Blessinger

While in high school, Aidan was a four-year member of the golf team. He was also a member of the Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Students Against Destructive Decisions and the Spanish Club. He was also a peer tutor.

As a result of his academic success, he was inducted into the National Honor Society and received the corporation’s academic excellence award each year of high school.

Outside of school, he is a member of St. Mary Parish where he is active in the youth group and has attended Catholic Heart Work camps. He is also an Eagle Scout.

After graduation, he plans to attend Indiana University where he will study pre-medicine.

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