The Waynesville Tiger Drill Team finished 1st overall out of 18 schools in the Armed Drill Category at competition
The Waynesville Tiger Drill Team finished 1st overall out of 18 schools in the Armed Drill Category at the Blue Springs South, Inter-Service Invitational Drill Competition on Saturday, March 3, 2018.
These are the individual event results:
- 1st place Armed Color Guard - Led by Sophomore Paiton Quinones
- 1st place Armed Inspection - Led by Senior Matt Jones
- 3rd place Armed Regulation - Led by Sophomore Molly Handley
- 3rd place Armed Exhibition - Led by Sophomore Ben Pollman
The Tiger Drill Team competed for the first time ever in the Unarmed Exhibition category and finished 2nd overall. This team was led by Senior Taluv James.
“These cadets have really been working hard, and they did fantastic!” said Col. (Ret.) Charles Williams, JROTC senior Army instructor.
Additionally, James finished 1st overall, from more than 200 cadets, in the final Individual Drill Down (IDD) Competition.
The drill team will compete next at the United States Army Cadet Cadet Drill Nationals Competition in Louisville, Ky., March 12-15, 2018.