School subject: History
Extracurricular activities: National Honor Society president and boys’ cross country team captain
Hobbies: Reading, drawing, running, and listening to music
Car: 2002 Ford Escape
Store: American Eagle
Musical artist: The Beatles
Movie: The King’s Speech
TV show: Grimm
Cafeteria food must-have: Gatorade
Last book read that wasn’t required: A Lion Among Men
Person most admired: Pope John Paul II
Person I’d like to meet: Leo Tolstoy
Items always in my locker: Note cards
Top accomplishment: Getting a score of 5 on my AP U.S. History exam
After-graduation plans: I plan on attending the University of Michigan where I’ll major in history.
Career goal: My ultimate career goal is to become a history professor.
Quote from teacher: “Eric Morgel has a wonderful ability to balance his academic, extracurricular, and service activities and do them well,” Tamara Johnson, college counselor, said. “He is an excellent scholar and athlete and is very involved at SMCC and within his greater community. Eric is a well-rounded, natural leader who has been, and continues to be, an asset to the SMCC Community. The future university that he chooses will be fortunate to have a student like him.”
— Information is compiled for The Blade by the Educational Service Center of Lake Erie West.