Daniel Boone Marine Corps JROTC to host drill meet

Johnson City Press • Updated Jan 17, 2020 at 5:42 PM

The Daniel Boone High School Marine Corps Junior ROTC program will host its 23rd annual JROTC Drill Invitational on Saturday, according to a press release. 

The meet will include competitions in platoon drill, squad drill, inspection, color guard and individual and dual exhibitions.

Twenty-three JROTC teams from Tennessee, Virginia, Kentucky, Georgia and North Carolina representing all four branches of the military are expected to be in attendance. The event is the largest of its kind in the southeastern United States.

The event is free for the public. The competition will start at the Daniel Boone gym at 8 a.m. and end at 5 p.m. 

For more information, call 423-477-1612 between 7 a.m. and 3 p.m.

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