Baltes earns recognition

MADISON. Wis. – Caleb J. Baltes, a 2013 graduate of Verona Area High School in Wisconsin, recently received several awards for his academic and sports achievements. Included were State of Wisconsin Academic Excellence Scholar, Highest Honors Medallion, Top 10 VAHS Graduate, Academic All-State Golf, Wildcat Scholarship Winner, Wisconsin PGA Junior Foundation Scholarship Winner, WNA Foundation 2013 Best Editorial Award, Morgan Stanley Shoot-out Medalist and Big Eight Conference Golf Champion.

He plans to attend the University of Wisconsin-Madison in the fall and major in engineering.

He is the son of Julie and John Baltes of Madison, Wis., and great-grandson of Elna Hill, grandson of Lois Ritari, and nephew of Ron and Tama Ritari, all of the Marquette area.