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Three Poteet High School JROTC Cadets Receive Buffalo Soldier Scholarships

Cadet Angelika Tayo

Cadet Angelika Tayo
Photo Credit: MAJ (R) Tia Winston

  • Posted on April 15th, 2021
  • Story by: MAJ (R) Tia Winston
  • 5th Brigade
    Academic Excellence

MESQUITE, TX -- Three Poteet H.S. JROTC Seniors were awarded academic scholarships from the Dallas Buffalo Soldier Motorcycle Club. On April 13th members of the Dallas Buffalo Soldier M/C presented Angelika Tayo, Ysabelle Tombo, and Ebony Wright with award letters for two-thousand dollars toward their fall tuition. Mr. Terrance Williams, Poteet's Vice Principle and MAJ Tia Winston, the Senior JROTC Army Instructor were both on hand for the presentation.

The Dallas Chapter of the Buffalo Soldiers M/C offers scholarships annually to high school seniors in the DFW area. The motorcycle clubs mission is to safely ride and to spread the rich history and legacy of the 9th and 10th Cavalry Buffalo Soldiers.


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Cadet Ysabelle Tombo
Cadet Ysabelle Tombo
Cadet Ebony Wright
Cadet Ebony Wright