NJROTC Takes First Place in Area 9 Drill Qualifier


Tattler Staff

NJROTC traveled to Albuquerque on Nov. 19 to participate in the Area 9 Drill Qualifier, where cadets participated in Armed Drill, Unarmed Drill, Physical Fitness, and Academics. The team was First Place Overall Drill Meet Sweepstakes Winners, which qualifies them for the Regional Qualifier held in Oklahoma in January.
Chief Schipp said, “It was pretty cold and windy, but the cadets hung tough.” In addition to winning first place overall, the team also took the following:
1st (Zakki Khan), 2nd (Emilio Leon) & 4th (Finley Villegas-Chaney) Individual Male Push-ups
2nd (Emilio Leon) & 3rd (Finley Villegas-Chaney) Individual Male Sit-ups
3rd (Niven Horvath) Individual Female Sit-ups
2nd Overall PT Team
2nd Uniform Personnel Inspection
2nd Armed Regulation
2nd Armed Exhibition
3rd Unarmed Regulation
1st Unarmed Exhibition