Buckingham JROTC wins state title

Published 2:28 pm Tuesday, May 1, 2018

The JROTC Raider Team won a State Title for Virginia and won a slot for the national level Raider competition to be held near Atlanta, Georgia this November. The Raider meet was sponsored by 4th Brigade JROTC, based out of Fort Bragg, North Carolina. Eighteen Raider Teams competed from Virginia, West Virginia and North and South Carolina. They were runner-ups for Best of the Best Raider with trophies awarded for placing second in rope bridge, second in logistics relay and third in litter carry. Ian Martin would win the title for best Male Athlete for Best of the Best Raider. Pictured are, from left, Joshua Meek, SGT Bruce Grazier, Ian Martin, Tyler Moore, Alyssa True, Phillip Newton, LTC Timothy Fanter; on top of the vehicle, Michael Graham, Dalton Stuple, DaQuan Tindall and James Moneymaker. The Raiders also support the cross-country and track teams.

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