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Veterans Memorial ROTC Helps Food Bank

ROTC students from Veterans Memorial High School gave a helping hand to the folks at the San Antonio Food Bank. The Patriot Battalion helped pack 2,400 boxes of meals. That equals to 69,600 lbs. of food or 55,680 meals. A big thank you to these students and Mr. Baker for his support. 

Patriot ROTC Serves In Local Ceremony

Veterans Memorial High School Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps (JROTC) Color Guard presented our Nation's Colors on Thursday, 31 January 2019 at Randolph Brooks Federal Credit Union (RBFCU).  RBFCU hosted a USO Job Fair, to assist Veterans with their transition from military Service.  These are great experiences for these students and they performed very well.  LTC John L. Baker, Jr. is their instructor. 

(Cadets L-R)  Cadet SGT Ricca Cruz; Battalion Commander, Cadet LTC Caraline Mitchell; Cadet CPL Ashley Ryan; and Cadet CPT Leilary Felix.

Wagner JROTC Trophy Laden From Meet

Wagner JROTC Varsity and  JV placed 1st Overall competition recently at East Central High School and walked away with 10 trophies. It was the final competition of the school year where the  JROTC teams competed in Armed Drills, Unarmed Drills, and Color Guard. The upcoming event is the 5th Brigade Drill meet on the 26th of January at the Henry B. Gonzalez Center. Congratulations to the Wagner JROTC Thunderbird Battalion!

1st Place: Varsity and JV Overall Competition
1st Place: Varsity Mixed Color Guard
3rd Place: Varsity Armed Inspection
1st Place: JV Armed Inspection
1st Place: JV Armed Regulation
1st Place: JV Armed Exhibition
2nd Place: JV Unarmed Inspection
1st Place: JV Unarmed Exhibition
1st Place: JV Male Color Guard
2nd Place: JV Mixed Color Guard

   

Wagner JROTC Places At John Jay Meet

Congratulations to the Wagner JROTC program for a great outcome at the John Jay Drill Meet. Wagner JROTC JV  placed 3rd for Unarmed Exhibition. The Varsity Female Physical Fitness Team placed 2nd in the 4X100 meter dash and 3rd in the Flex Hang. The next upcoming Drill Competition will be coming up at East Central. Way to go Wagner JROTC Thunderbird Battalion!

Veterans Memorial ROTC Places at Raider Contest

The Veterans Memorial High School JROTC program is making some competition noise. Their Raider team and Drill and Color Guard made a big impact at a recent competition at John Jay High School.   All teams participated in this event and all teams placed.  
 
The Raiders team participated with a male team as well as two combined (male/female) teams.  The male team placed first and the two combined teams placed second and third.  As for the Drill and Color Guard Team, they placed third for open Color Guard. 

Raider Competition or "Raider," as it is more commonly known, is a very popular athletic competition held within Junior ROTC programs around the United States. 
 
The next scheduled events for the Raiders will occur at NEISD Urban Raider Challenge competition to be held in February and April of 2019 at the NEISD Raider Urban Confidence Course.