March 4, 2017 - The Highlander Battalion competed in the Operation Eagle Strike Drill Meet held in Mansfield, TX. Results are:
In the Academic Challenge, the Highlander Battalion, consisting of Cadet Lieutenant Colonel Matthew Underwood, Cadet Master Sergeant Cameron Martinez, Cadet Sergeant First Class Laeyyah Ginn, Cadet Private First Class Dante' Aguilar, placed 2nd Overall.
In the the Female Color Guard Division, the Female Color Guard Team, Commanded by Cadet Major Ashley Morales, placed 1st during the Inspection Phase.
In the the Male Color Guard Division, the Male Color Guard Team, Commanded by Cadet Lieutenant Colonel Matthew Underwood, placed 3rd during the Inspection Phase.
In the Un-Armed Drill Division, the Un-Armed Drill Team placed 2nd Overall, 2nd in the Regulation Phase, Commanded by Cadet Command Sergeant Major, Annavita Pantoja (Pan-Tow-uh), and 1st in the Exhibition Phase, commanded by Cadet Sergeant First Class Anna Colburn.
In the Armed Drill Division, the Armed Drill Team, Commanded by Cadet Master Sergeant Cameron Martinez, placed 2nd Overall, 2nd during the Regulation Phase, 2nd in the Inspection Phase and 1st in the Exhibition Phase.
In the Physical Training (PT) Division, the Female team placed 2nd Overall in the Curl Ups. Individually, Carmen Armstrong placed 1st in the Curl-Ups and 3rd in the 100 yard dash.
Congratulations on the great performances by the Highlander Battalion teams.