TA Grad named best in US at computer program

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ROCKINGHAM COUNTY, Va. (WHSV) -- A recent graduate from Turner Ashby High School was recently named the best in the United States at Microsoft Word.

Anthony Malabad accepts his prize (Certiport PR)

Anthony Malabad is 18. He just graduated from TA. Out of the 300,000 students who competed, he was named champion.

He was invited to Certiport's Microsoft Office Specialist U.S. National Championship event in Orlando, Fl. According to a media release sent to WHSV, Malabad was the first person from TA to attend the competition.

He is heading to the University of Virginia this fall.