Military Alumni

Military Alumni

Honoring Our Heroes

This area is dedicated to our alumni that have served or are serving in our armed forces!

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Honored Military Alumni

Adam Coon
Adam Coon Class of 2005
Navy, 2 Years
On board USS McClucky doing counter drugs operations in southern and central america.
Banyan J. Long
Banyan J. Long Class of 1994
Army, 6 Years
Gratuated Basic Training & A.I.T. from Ft. Benning, Georgia in 1998. Graduated Airborne school in 1998. Graduated Air Assault school in 2000. Graduated S.E.E.R. (A,B, & C) Schools between 1998 and 2001. Completed and Graduated the U.S. Army Special Forces Selection Course in 2002. Served a 1 year hardship tour in South Korea. Deployed and served 2 one year combat tours in Iraq. Deployed and Served 1 one year combat tour in Afghanistan. Graduated P.L.D.C. at Ft. Cambell, Kentucky in 2001. Graduated B.N.O.C. in 2003. Honorably discharged as a Staff Sergeant, E-6, Promotable in 2004. Honorably Served 6 years active duty in the United States Army. Hooah!!
Ben Roth
Ben Roth Class of 1996
Air Force, 9 Years
I am currently an Air Force Recruiter in Holland Michigan. I spent 7 years in Montana as a Special tactics instructor.
Craig Wong
Craig Wong Class of 1993
Air Force, 8 Years
Craig is currently a captain serving as an instructor pilot at NAS Corpus Christi TX. He trains future C-130 pilots.
Dan Nordin
Dan Nordin Class of 2002
Army, 2 Years
Currently training at Fort Rucker, AL to be an AH-64 Apache pilot.
Dave Bruce
Dave Bruce Class of 1998
Army, 8 Years
I am an Army Warrant Officer, currently stationed at Fort Drum, New York with the 10th Mountain Division. Previously I spent 6 years in Europe.
Don Williams
Don Williams Class of 1998
Army, 20+ Years
Currently serving in the U.S. Army
Eric E Miller
Eric E Miller Class of 1994
Army, 5 Years
United States Army Ranger Multiple deployments during Operation Iragi Freedom.
Eric Gestring
Eric Gestring Class of 2003
Navy, 2 Years
Naval Search and rescue Swimmer/ In-flight Medic
Eric Gestring
Eric Gestring Class of 2003
Navy, 1 Years
I am currently Staioned aboard NAS Pensacola... I am still attending my "A" school... AW"A" school... I have completed one of the physically toughest schools the military has to offer....RSS ( Rescue Swimmer School) b4 that I went threw Air crew which was had minor physical challenges but was not easy... I graduate Dec 19th 2008 from "A" school and Have orders to San Deigo For my FRAQ... sometime while there I must Attend SERE school... then I'll be deployed over 2 years of training to become a Naval Search and Rescue Swimmer....
Erin McGrew
Erin McGrew Class of 2000
Army, 4 Years
US Army Intelligence Officer currently stationed in Darmstadt, Germany.
John Welton
John Welton Class of 1979
National Guard, 14 Years
Rank : Sergent Mechanic, recovery.
Larry Burton
Larry Burton Class of 1969
Marine Corps, 4 Years
Vietnam Veteran
Lindsey Williams
Lindsey Williams Class of 2002
Army, 6 Years
I served 4 years active duty stationed at Ft. Bliss, doing counterdrug missions in south america. I served 2 years in the national guard working at the NSA
Lt. Marguerite Howe
Lt. Marguerite Howe Class of 1963
Army, 3 Years
Army Nurse
Michelle Milam (Mitchell)
Michelle Milam (Mitchell) Class of 2003
Navy, 4 Years
been to gulf twice
mike moyes
mike moyes Class of 1987
Army, 6 Years
Military Police. Stationed for four years in Germany. Two years in the Army Reserves.
Nathan Fenstemaker
Nathan Fenstemaker Class of 2001
Air Force, 2 Years
Currently stationed at Davis-Monthan AFB in Tucson, AZ as a weather forecaster.
Nathaniel Davis
Nathaniel Davis Class of 2010
Army, 2 Years
Nick Cook
Nick Cook Class of 1996
Army, 5 Years
Currently, Troop Commander at Fort Riley, KS. Deployed as a Troop Executive Officer to Operation Iraqi Freedom II.

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School News

RIP Paul Bellant Class of 2006

Paul passed away on Thursday October 23rd, 2008 at the young age of 21.
He joins his older brother Keith who was ...
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