Ryon Hennessey of Melbourne, son of Richard and Peggy Hennessey, has been accepted at Harding University for the fall 2006 semester.
Hennessey attended Highland High School, where he was named all-conference lineman in football, received a track award, and was a member of Rebels Against Drugs and Future Farmers of America,
Hennessey will be welcomed to campus Aug. 17 for Student Impact, an orientation program designed to help freshman and new students make the adjustment to college life.
Harding University is the largest private university in Arkansas, with more than 5,900 students from 49 states and 45 countries. International campuses are located in Australia, Chile, England France/Switzerland, Greece and Italy.