THS NJROTC dominates

Posted on 2020/02/19

This weekend, your Thunderbird NJROTC Chiefs DOMINATED at the West Mitchell Workman Drill Tournament.  In a Field of 19 JROTC Schools from all branches of the military (Army, Navy, Air Force, and Marines) and all over the state, Thunderbird NJROTC swept the field, scoring the following victories:


2nd place 10 person Armed Exhibition

1st place 4 person Unarmed Exhibition

1st place 10 pax Unarmed Exhibition

2nd place 4 pax Armed Exhibition

1st place 10 pax Unarmed Regulation


The Captains of each team were also graded on their uniform, knowledge, and how well they called their commands, and the Thunderbird leaders also set the standard:


1st Place 4 person Armed Exhibition Commander- C/ Jorge Ortiz

1st place armed exhibition commander- C/ Jorge Ortiz

1st place 4 person unarmed exhibition commander- C/ Charlotte McPhee Gillum

1st place 10 person unarmed regulation commander - C/ Amayah Begay

2nd place unarmed exhibition commander- C/ Hannah Wendler


In a field of over 200 cadets in the unarmed Drill Down, Thunderbird showed their superior skills by scoring:

1st place unarmed drill down- C/ William Abner


Thunderbird NJROTC also won the tournament overall award, which included a check for $300 dollars.  WELL DONE CHIEFS!!!