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Auburn HS JROTC's Auburn Knight Battalion Recognizes JROTC Cadet Excellence

The Auburn Knight Battalion Color Guard
The Auburn Knight Battalion Color Guard: Michael Lebrecht, Gabriel Cediilo, Ernesto Sanchez, Margarita Sanchez, Emily Sollis and James Maynar
Photo Credit: MSG (R) Christopher McMullen
  • Posted on November 20th, 2020
  • Story by: MSG (R) Christopher McMullen
  • 3rd Brigade
    Event Cadet Excellence

ROCKFORD, IL -- MSG (R) Christopher McMullen, Army Instructor (AI) of Auburn High School JROTC, took the time to recognize his Army JROTC Cadets. MSG (R) McMullen shared the following:

"Please see the achievement of our Cadets and some of the things the Auburn Knight Battalion has been doing during this school year. Two Cadets from the Auburn Knight Battalion Sammantha Murrilo and Emily Solis took first and second place respectively in the Voice of Democracy contest sponsored by the Roscoe, IL. Veterans of Foreign Wars. Winners were announced 20, November. Next up is district level."

"Cadets Corbyn Clark and Thomas Battaglia represented the Auburn Knight Battalion 14, November in a CMP match sponsored by the River Valley Sharpshooters in Kankakee, IL."

"Cadets Michael Lebrecht, Gabriel Cediilo, Ernesto Sanchez, Margarita Sanchez, Emily Sollis and James Maynard performed as the color guard for a ceremony recognizing Veterans 9, November in Rockford, IL."

"Also, 23 Cadets show up each Tuesday and Thursday for Raider practice even though there are no scheduled events on our calendar as of now."

Great work, Auburn Knight Battalion, and keep up the great work! MEGA HOOAH!!!


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Cadets Corbyn Clark and Thomas Battaglia Represented the Auburn Knight Battalion 14, November in a CMP match
Cadets Corbyn Clark and Thomas Battaglia Represented the Auburn Knight Battalion 14, November in a CMP match