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HUSD Jr. ROTC wins Desert Talon Drill Meet

ROTC Desert Talon Drill trophies
The Higley Jr. Air Force ROTC won the Grand Champion trophy for the second straight year at the Desert Talon Drill meet, held Nov. 12 at Hamilton High School in Chandler. Higley and Williams Field students competed against 12 other schools and earned impressive scores, with the following results:

1st Place Armed Inspection,
2nd Place Unarmed Regulation,
3rd Place Armed Regulation, and
3rd Place Armed exhibition.

In addition, Daniel Abrego won an individual award (3rd place) in unarmed drill down.

The program is under the direction of SMSgt. Daniel Alltop and Col. Thomas McCarthy.