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Waynesville JROTC finishes 6th in nation in Mixed Division

Waynesville JROTC finishes 6th in nation in Mixed Division 


The Waynesville JROTC Raider Team traveled to Molena, Ga., on Nov. 1-4 to compete in the U.S. Army Cadet Command Raider Nationals Competition featuring 80 teams from 51 High Schools from across the United States.


The WHS Raiders team finished 6th overall in the Mixed Division, finishing 3rd in the 5k cross country run, and 6th in the Physical Team Test, The Gauntlet and the Cross Country Litter Carry.  


“We are very proud of this team, and we are very excited about the possibilities for the 2019 season already!” said Col. (Ret.) Charles Williams, JROTC senior Army instructor.


Waynesville remains the top Raider Team in Missouri and second in the Midwest region.


This year’s team consisted of:


Draydon Raef - Senior - Team Captain

Liam Welch - Senior

Kai Byrom - Senior

Shawn Berrios - Junior

Alyssia Warren - Junior

John Cotto - Junior

Chris Grimes - Junior

Andrea Trudell - Junior

Caroline Pack - Junior

Mikyla Brauer - Junior

Cordelia Peter - Junior

Zach Gorenflo - Junior

Ryan Cross - Sophomore


"Issued November 9, 2018"


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