Posted by Community Relations Department on 8/16/2013
Three Carl Hayden JROTC cadets who graduated in May competed in the American Legion Junior Sporter National Rifle Championship in Colorado Springs, August 9-10. Alan Rodriguez finished in 1st place overall and is the National Champion as an individual shooter. The other two shooters, David Nieto placed 10th and Nestor Alvarez placed 13th.
Coaches are JROTC instructor Sergeant First Class Mark Ellison and Sergeant First Class John Cordero-Torres, a former JROTC instructor at Hayden who now volunteers to coach the team.