JROTC Drills Its Way to the Top

Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps pose with the trophies they won from their drill competition.

Sofia Cruz, Staff Writer

October 30, 2019

The Junior Reserve Officers' Training Corps had its first drill competition of the year and showed off their talented team skills. On Saturday, Oct. 26, the JROTC members competed against other schools at Miami Jackson Senior High School. They demonstrated their military service abilities in a set of...

Cavalier JROTC Wins the Raider Head-to-Head Challenge

A photo of the raider team after their fierce competition.

Audrey Simon, Staff Writer

September 21, 2019

On Saturday, Sep. 19, our very own Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) competed in their very first Raider Head-to-Head challenge of the year at Coral Reef Park. With their determination and commitment to their team, they won first place overall. They competed against some of the fiercest...

Carvalho commemorates JROTC cadets

Carvalho commemorates JROTC cadets

Ruben Escobar and Thomas Morcillo, highlights contributor

February 8, 2019

On Thursday, February 7, the school’s own Junior Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (JROTC) took a trip to Tropical Park to attend the annual Superintendent’s Pass and Review. During the event, the school’s troops stood tall as Superintendent Alberto Carvalho expressed his pride in Miami-Dade...

JROTC Qualifies For States 2018

Both female and male teams pose with their medals after qualifying for States.

Jesse Zambrano, Spotlights Editor

November 24, 2018

Coral Gables Senior High's female and male Raider teams have qualified for States once again. On Nov. 17, both teams traveled to Tropical park where they competed for a first or second place spot against other Raider teams. The pressure was on as the teams raced against their personal times and endurance...

Killian Raider Challenge: JROTC Paves the Way

Males place 3rd and females placed 1st at Killian Raider Challenge.

Miguel Lemus, Staff Writer

October 2, 2018

Without a doubt, the Junior Reserve Officers Training Corps (JROTC) is unique to Gable's atmosphere in that it instills leadership, test precision, physical skills and most importantly, commitment, within high school students. Through this program's curriculum, a student is provided with a more disciplined...

JROTC Ends Victorious in Competition

JROTC Ends Victorious in Competition

Daymara Fernandez, Staff Writer

December 22, 2017

On Dec. 9, the Senior Army Instructor, Vidal Chavez, led the Junior Reserve Officer Troops (JROTC) to victory in two categories at a competition. It included 18 different categories, with the most competitive being: armed platoon, unarmed platoon, platoon exhibition and color guard for both males and...

Three Victories Over the Weekend!

JROTC's Drill Team was one of the three victories Gables experienced last weekend. The Drill Team placed first at the State Qualifiers competition.

Yeileny Lopez, Staff Writer

March 25, 2017

This past weekend, Gables was able to experience three wins. JROTC’S Drill Team, Speech and Debate, and Troop all went to their own competition to show what Gables is all about. The Drill Team's Big Win: Saturday, March 18th, Gables's very own Drill Team went to compete at Miami Jackson Senior High...

JROTC Drill Team placed 2nd!

JROTC Drill Team placed 2nd!

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

March 31, 2015

The JROTC Drill Team placed 2nd overall at the North Miami Beach HS State Qualifier this past Saturday. The Cavalier Battalion will send 16 of its 18 teams to compete at the States Competition in Lakeland FL. Please congratulate the following students on their achievement: Roberto Acanda Thais Acosta Keven...

Congrats to JROTC

Congratulations to all!

Catherine Healy, Business Manager

March 5, 2015

Feb. 26  JROTC  conducted its program accreditation inspection and earned a passing grade of 95.8 overall. Evaluators from the Army’s Cadet Command conducted the inspection which consisted of 14 different areas, of which 12 are directly related to Cadet performance.  Scoring a 95% or better also earns the tit...

JROTC Drill Team Aims for the Top

The cadets worked hard at their competition, taking more than one trophy home.

Karla Santoyo, Editor-in-Chief

March 1, 2015

The JROTC Drill Team placed second overall at the Miami Northwestern Drill Meet on Feb. 21. They beat out 17 other schools by taking home 6 first place trophies, 2 second place trophies and 6 third place trophies. "Since the beginning of the year, they really have evolved. They beat various schools ...

Congrats to the JROTC Drill Team

Congrats to all who place!

January 27, 2015

54 Coral Gables Cadets competed this past weekend at the Coral Park Drill Meet against 17 other Miami-Dade and Broward schools. Please congratulate the following Cadet Commanders who placed in the following categories: 1st Place: David Beltran/Male Regulation Unarmed Platoon Alexis Cutlet/Female Exhib...

¡Felicidades al equipo de JROTC!


Maria Estrada, Spanish Editor

January 27, 2015

54 cadetes de Coral Gables compitieron este pasado fin de semana en la competencia "Coral Park Drill Meet" contra otras 17 escuelas en el condado de Miami-Dade y Broward. ¡Felicidades a los siguientes cadetes comandantes que ganaron! Primer Lugar: David Beltran/Male Regulation Unarmed Platoon Alexis ...

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