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Kofa Marine Corps JROTC Program takes second overall in Regional Meet

Kofa High School’s Marine Corps. JROTC Drill Team placed second overall at the Regional competition for California and Arizona. team photo

The competition was held at Sweetwater High School in San Diego with a total of 15 teams competing.

Kofa's JROTC Armed Drill Team led by Kaleb Waldron and Marytza Lopez earned second place in both Armed Regulation Drill, Armed Exhibition Drill, and Armed Inspection. The team placed second overall for the entire meet, qualifying the team to compete at Marine Corps Nationals in Washington, D.C. in April. It is the second time in three years the team has qualified for nationals.