Kristi Troch, daughter of Kevin and Lisa Troch of Lehighton, has been named to the dean's list for the fall 2009 semester at the University of Albany, New York.

A 2009 graduate of Lehighton Area High School, Troch has earned a 3.75 grade point average majoring in human biology/pre-med.

Troch is a member of the University of Albany field hockey team. She also earned 2009 American East Conference Fall Academic Commissioner's Honor Roll.

She is the granddaughter of Elsie Strohl of Lehighton, William Serfass Sr. of Palmerton, and Brent and Marie Troch of Coplay.