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JROTC Raider Team enjoys hiking expedition since not able to participate in competitions

Raiders practicing with heavy loads

During the 2019 season, the Wayne County JROTC Raider Team regularly participated in competitions until the pandemic caused shut downs. Unfortunately, the current Raider Team have not been able to compete, even though they have continued to practice outdoors, while observing restricitons. They were especially happy to participate in a challenging hiking event earlier this fall.

Packing loads during a practice

Packing heavy backpacks at practice, Raider Team members try and stay in shape at the start of the school year.

Relay race carrying extra loads

Relay races carrying extra loads is sometimes part of practice.


Raiders were in shape for an 8-mile Hiking Trip earlier this fall 

Climbing in the rocks

JROTC Raider Team climbed up in the cracks of the rocks on the hike.The cadets enjoyed seeing the sites in the hills of southeastern Kentucky. 

Raider Team climbing in rock bluff

The cadets explored some of the nooks located in the hilly terrain


Remembering a 2019 Raider Team Competition


Cadets Nathan Baber, Logan Vaughn, and Vincent Lyons prepare the rope bridge


Logan Vaughn negotiates the rope bridge


The tug o' war

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