Washington, D.C. -- Today, U.S. Senator Pat Toomey (R-Pa.) proudly announced the appointment of Arden Taylor to the United States Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs, Colo.

Arden Taylor, son of Christy Lewis, attends New Mexico Military Institute where he plays tennis. Taylor is a member of Future Business Leaders of America.

"Nominating students to the service academies is one of the greatest honors of my office," said Senator Toomey. "I am proud to announce the appointment of Arden Taylor. Arden underwent a very competitive nomination process and demonstrated that he possesses the necessary qualities to be successful at our U.S. service academies. I wish Arden the best with all of his future endeavors."