Mr. and Mrs. Michael Blazeski of Dillonvale announce the engagement of their daughter, Leah Marie Blazeski, to Brett Bender Ripley, son of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Ripley of New Martinsville.
Blazeski is a 2005 graduate of St. John Central High School and a 2009 graduate of Wheeling Jesuit University with a bachelor's degree in nuclear medicine technology. She is pursuing a master's degree in corporate communications from West Virginia University. She is employed at West Virginia Wesleyan College, Buckhannon, as an admission counselor.
Ripley is a 2002 graduate of Magnolia High School, a 2006 graduate of Davis & Elkins College with a bachelor's degree in sports management and a 2008 graduate of West Virginia Wesleyan College with a master's degree in business administration. He is associate director of admission, head men's golf coach and assistant baseball coach at West Virginia Wesleyan College.