Creek Wood JROTC Cadet Earns Two Gold Medals at MBA Rifle Classic and Other Notable Achievements

Cadet Adriana Hickerson competed in the Montgomery Bell Academy Rifle Classic on 15-16 October 2016, in Nashville, TN.Cadet Adriana Hickerson competed in the Montgomery Bell Academy Rifle Classic on 15-16 October 2016, in Nashville, TN.Cadet Adriana Hickerson competed in the Montgomery Bell Academy Rifle Classic on 15-16 October 2016, in Nashville, TN. This event is the largest high school sponsored shoulder to shoulder match in the United States.

This event consists of two separate competitions: the Three Position Air Rifle Tournament and the Junior International Standing Tournament (60 shot). Cadet Hickerson represented Creek Wood High School JROTC well by bringing home the gold medal in each event. Since competing at the competition, Cadet Hickerson went on to place 1st in JROTC Service Championship, 3rd place in TN State Junior Olympics, and 9th place in JROTC Nationals. Also, Cadet Hickerson has signed with University of Memphis on a Marksmanship scholarship.