Hamilton’s NJROTC hosted the NJROTC Area 3 East Championships this past weekend, 28 and 29 Feb. Events included Academics, Athletics and Drill. This meet was comprised of 16 participating programs out of Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, Ohio, and West Virginia.
The Hamilton Cadets did not disappoint, finishing in 2d place overall, a closely contested battle with the eventual champions, Northmont NJROTC.
Hamilton earned the only at large bid by the Area 3 manager, CDR Hankins.
Hamilton earned 1st place finishes in Personnel Inspection, Color Guard and Unarmed Exhibition. 2d place finishes in Academics, Armed IDR, UnArmed IDR, Armed Exhibition, and a 3rd place finish in Athletics
Leading the way was our Cadet Commanding Officer Rosalita Ortiz. Joining her in some great performances were Cadet’s Curtis Schutte, Micah Bridge, Michael McFarland, Xander Roberts, and Michael Middleton
A Huge BZ to our GREAT STUDENTS for making this a really Awesome and Special weekend in Hamilton! We are very proud of our program, and we thank any and all of our supporters along the way. A Special thanks to our Area 3 manager Commander Hankins and Principal Mr. John Wilhelm, both were in attendance.
The next stop is Navy Nationals, Pensacola, Florida on 3 & 4 April 2020.
26 of the very best NJROTC units from all over the United States will
be in attendance.