Daines Announces Cole Taylor of Larslan Receives Offer of Appointment to United States Military Academy West Point

U.S. SENATE — U.S. Senator Steve Daines today announced academy nominee Cole Taylor of Larslan, Montana, has been offered an appointment to the United States Military Academy West Point.

“Cole’s appointment to West Point has been well-earned through his commitment to his studies and sense of leadership,” Daines said. “Cole has a bright future ahead and will continue to make Montana proud. Congratulations, Cole!” 

Cole currently attends Opheim High School in Larslan, Montana. He is the Class President, Student Council President, an Eagle Scout, President of his FFA chapter and member of the National Honor Society. Cole is also active in football and is the owner and operator of his own business. In July 2021, Cole met Senator Daines at the U.S. Capitol while visiting as part of the American Legion’s Boys Nation.


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