Local school named Most Outstanding Unit in the Nation
POSTED: Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 9:34am
UPDATED: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 9:34am
Socorro, TX (KTSM) — Socorro High School NJROTC has been named the 2013 Most Outstanding Unit in the Nation by the U.S. Navy League.
The nominee was chosen from 11 areas across the nation. More than 600 units compete for the title.
Socorro's NJROTC unit won the top area award after competing against schools from New Mexico, Colorado and Oklahoma.
From there, the Socorro NJROTC was nominated for the national award.
Last year, the Socorro NJROTC won third in the nation and first at the state level for the third consecutive year. The NJROTC unit won the national award once before in 1995.