Marine Corps JROTC cadets placed fourth in McKinney High School Lion’s
Challenge, a field meet on October 22, 2016.
The meet was
developed in the spirit of competition and sportsmanship with the intent and
purpose of building unit cohesion and teamwork. Contests included: 1600-meter
relay (while carrying various military equipment), Marine Corps combat fitness
test, pull ups, pushups, sit ups, tire flips, and tug of war.
contests, Granbury cadets had the following placement:
Jacob Carr, Brandon Marriott, Tyler Moreland, Daishia Pratt, third
Pull Ups: Jacob Carr, Ceigan Jones, Brandon
Marriott, Tamara Peters, second
Tug of War: Ethan Avalos, Victor Gonzalez, Jason
Lambert, Asa Redburn, Falicia Wright, first
“This was a great event for
our PT team,” commented First Sergeant Johnny Rositas. “I’m extremely proud of them and their
accomplishments. We took 29 cadets to the event and I know each cadet was
challenged, and they are looking forward to the next event.”
Cadets that participated in
the event were Noah Andrews, Ethan Avalos, Jacob Carr, Robbie Chancellor, Ashton
Daughrity, Anna Elkins, Victor Gonzalez, Freeman Hawker, Angaliyah Henderson, Samuel
Henthorn, Riley Holderness, Cheyanne Holmes, Kyleigh Jacobs, James Johnston, Ceigan
Jones, Jason Lambert, Brandon Marriott, Tyler Moreland, Tamara Peters, Elizabeth
Plecity, Daishia Pratt, Asa Redburn, Isaiah Snodgrass, Megan Thompson, Kaylie
Webb, Falicia Wright, and Michaela Young.