UNION — The Union County High School JROTC participated in Level I of the annual JROTC Leadership and Academic Boards in November. Both teams have advanced to Level II, the top half of those who competed in Level I.
The Academic team consists of Denise Cipriano, captain, Brandon Copeland, Austin Keatley, Toni Teal, Jeremiah Jeter, and Devon Dyer.
The Leadership Team consists of Nicole Fowler, captain, Les Wentz, Alex Childers, Skylar Senn, Kolby Riddle, and Sarah McGee.
Since the Yellow Jacket Battalion began competing in 2006, the Leadership and Academic Teams have never failed to advance to Level II. The Academic Team has advanced to Level III, the national finals, once, and the Leadership Team has advanced to the national finals six times.