Anthony Plocinik, Lehighton, has been named to the dean's list at Penn State University, Hazleton campus. A freshman, his GPA for the fall semester was 3.74.

He is a 2009 graduate of Palmerton Area High School and the son of Ann Therese and Tony Plocinik. He is the grandson of Peter A. Kupec and the late Bernadine Kupec of Lansford and Ron and Bernie Plocinik of Coaldale.