The PRHS AF-JROTC Drill Team earned first place overall at the Air Force Association Drill Competition at Parkersburg South High School in West Virginia on February 23, 2019. In addition, the team took first place in eight of the nine events they competed. Leading the first-place teams included cadets Ray Gonzalez, Mike Dye, Gavin Bierema, Caitlin Howard, Madison Howard, Thomas Supe, and Kyle Kimoto.
Take a look at the breakdown:
- 1st Place Uniform/Military Knowledge Inspection Team Commanded by Cadet Ray Gonzalez
- 1st Place Varsity Unarmed Drill Team Commanded by Cadet Mike Dye
- 1st Place Varsity Armed Drill Team Commanded by Cadet Gavin Bierema
- 1st Place JV Unarmed Drill Team Commanded by Cadet Caitlin Howard
- 1st Place JV Armed Drill Team Commanded by Cadet Madison Howard
- 1st Place JV Color Guard Team Commanded by Cadet Madison Howard
- 1st Place Armed Duet Exhibition Team Cadets Thomas Supe & Kenzie Wolfe
- 1st Place Knockout (100+ cadets drilling down to one left standing) Cadet Kyle Kimoto
- 1st Place Overall
Chief Major Michael Gasparetto and Major Michael Morrison oversee the participation at the drill competitions.