CHS JROTC Competes at State Championship

November 24, 2009

On October 26, Central High JROTC School Drill Teams competed in several events at the state meet held in Arlington, Texas. The competitions included Academics, Regulation/Exhibition Drill for Armed Team and Regulation/Exhibition Drill for Unarmed Team, Saber Team Regulation Drill, Color Guard Team Drill, Physical Fitness Team, Uniform Inspection Team, and an Individual Cadet Drill Down event. Twenty high school teams from both Air Force and Army Junior ROTC units competed in the various events of the competition.

Central's meet results in team competition:

Inspection Team - 2nd Place
Saber Team - 2nd Place
Male Physical Fitness Team - 3rd Place
Female Physical Fitness Team - 4th Place
Armed Team Exhibition Drill - 4th Place
Color Guard - Male and Female Teams receive a combined score for 4th Place

In individual Drill Down competition, one hundred cadets competed. Central's results in individual competition:

1st Place - Cadet 2nd Lt Alex Angle
3rd Place - Cadet Airman Clarissa Martinez

The Central High JROTC is under the leadership of Lt. Col. Raul Lopez, Sgt. George Marquez, and Sgt. Richard Harris.

Pictured below are:

First Row Alma Martinez, Shae Quick, Kayla McGraw, Raquel Zamudio
Second Row - Shana Vallejo, Marissa Rodriguez, Mariah Rodriguez, Dianna Vaughn, Clarissa Martinez, and Cassidy Doss
Third Row - Mary Killgore, Thomas Huynh, Francisco Esteves, Chris Allgeier, Anthony Rendon, Alex Angle, Kevin Young, Pablo Morales
Fourth Row - Reggie Wilder, Nathaniel Lee, Luis Spargo, Alan Rodriguez, Aaron Douglas, Daniel Spargo, George Robinson