Local high school senior accepted to three military academies

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ST. LOUIS (KTVI) - Did you hear about Emily Roeder? She's the 18-year-old Bishop DuBourg High School senior who just received nominations into not one, but all three U.S. military academies - the Army's West Point, the Naval Academy, and the Air Force Academy. Only nine percent of applicants are accepted to just one of the service academies. To be accepted into all three is exceedingly rare.