Silas Wisehart, 19, receives his appointment to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy. Photo provided by Lisa Wisehart.

Silas Wisehart, 19, receives his appointment to the U.S. Coast Guard Academy.

ST. THOMAS — The U.S. Coast Guard Academy’s Class of 2023 will have a St. Thomian on its roster.

Silas Wisehart, a born-and-raised Virgin Islander, has received an appointment to the academy.