JROTC Raider Team Earns Top-5 Finishes at Leavenworth
The Ozark JROTC Raider Team traveled to Leavenworth, Kan. on Sept. 18 to compete against 31 teams from 16 different schools, including schools from Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.
Ozark Team 1 took second place overall, with individual event finishes as follows:
Tire Flip - 6th place
5K Run - 1st place
Obstacle Course - 3rd place
Cross Country Rescue - 1st place
Physical Team Test - 4th place
Gauntlet - 1st place
Rope Bridge - 5th place
Psycho Team Event - 2nd place
Ozark Team 2 placed fifth overall, with individual event finishes as follows:
Tire Flip - 3rd place
5K Run - 6th place
Obstacle Course - 4th place
Cross Country Rescue - 4th place
Physical Team Test - 1st place
Gauntlet - 4th place
Rope Bridge - 17th place (due to a 1-minute penalty)
Psycho Team Event - 7th place
The Ozark Raider all-female team beat out the other two female teams who competed at this meet while also finishing ahead of six other male/mixed teams.
Another great competition in the books for the Raiders as each contest brings the team closer to the Nationals. As the team continues to prepare for the biggest competition of the year, they strive for greatness in practice and are determined to reach their highest potential.