Over 400 Junior Reserve Officer Training Corp Cadets from 15 schools located across Missouri, Kansas, Nebraska, Illinois, and Iowa spent the day at Leavenworth, Kansas competing in the Leavenworth High School 2nd Annual Invitational Drill Meet on January 11th.
Among those Cadets were members of the Air Force JROTC Drill Teams from Lee’s Summit West, Lee’s Summit North, and Lee’s Summit High School.
One of the highlights of the event was the final Individual Drill Down (IDD) Competition. 15 of the 50 Cadets that made it to the finals were from the Lee’s Summit area.
Lee’s Summit West Cadet 1st Lt Jordan Kaiser was awarded a trophy for 5th place and honorable mention goes to Lee’s Summit West Cadet 2nd Lt Daulton Phelps in 7th place and Lee’s Summit North Cadet Lt Dana Hinkle in 10th place.