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WHS hosts the 2018 JROTC Invitational Drill, Academic and Field Meet


Last updated 2/7/2018 at 12:12pm

Karen AuBuchon Johnson

Widefield High School Navy JROTC Cadet CPO Alexandra Rael, left, watches as cadets in her unit prepare for inspection during the competition.

Junior ROTC units from eight high schools participated in a variety of events at Widefield High School on Saturday, Jan. 27. Competitions included Personnel Inspections of each unit; Color Guard presentations; Armed and Unarmed Basic Drill Routines; Individual Academic Tests; and a variety of outdoor field meet events and group Drill Down.

This was the 19th drill meet in this program and the first time Widefield High School's Navy JROTC Unit hosted the event. Cadets in grades 9 through 12 participated.

For highlights and lots of photographs from the local JROTC units click the following link:

Karen AuBuchon Johnson

Army JROTC Cadets from the Fountain-Fort Carson Drill Team line up for inspection. Cadet 1SG Imani Webb presents for inspection by a Marine. Also pictured in formation are Cadets 2LT Kaylee Everett; SSG Natalie Unger; PFC Emily Utter; and PFC Summer Jewson.


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