Fair Winds & Following Seas Class of 2022
Top Cadet Earns the DAR Award
Cadet Itzel Jimenez-Nunez (SY 2022-2023 Commanding Officer) was awarded the Daughters of American Revolution Award at Redlands Country Club.
30th Annual MCJROTC Awards Night
The Fontana MCJROTC program hosted the 2022 Awards Night and Change of Command ceremony on Wednesday, 4 May 2022 in the Fontana HS Auditorium.
Golden Bear West Coast Nationals 2022
Male Color Guard Team placed 2nd in the Novice Division at the 2022 Golden Bear West Coast Nationals hosted by North High School Torrance CA. The Female Color Guard Team fell short of placing in a highly contested Varsity Division.
Color Guard Supports the Ronald McDonald House Walk for Kids
On 24 April 2022, the Color Guard team supported the Ronald McDonald House Walk for Kids at Fontana Park.
Color Guard earns 1st Place at Inland Empire Drill Meet
On 23 April 2022, the female team took top honors in the 2022 Inland Empire Drill Meet at Moreno Valley High School in the Color Guard Varsity Division. The male team fell short of placing in a packed Color JV Division. The unarmed mixed team competed for the first time this year in the Unarmed Division, gaining valuable experience for the future.
Color Guard Supports the National Orange Show
On 21 April 2022, the Color Guard team supports the National Orange Show Veteran's Event.
Sixth Place at Western Regionals and Qualifier for CMP Nationals and Junior Olympics
8-9 April 2022, Fontana MCJROTC Marksmanship Team placed 6th overall and qualified for both the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) Nationals and the Junior Olympics, which will take place 23-25 June 2022 at Camp Perry, Ohio.
1st Annual AZ NRA 3P Air Rifle State Championship
On 2 April 2022, Fontana MCJROTC Marksmanship Teams swept 1st and 2nd place at the 1st Annual Arizona NRA State Championship. They impressively placed 1st-6th among individuals (the top eight competed for individual finals), with the top four qualifying for nationals.
1 Arguello, Jasmine 536/619.6 *Qualified for Nationals
2 Padilla, Ashley 520/604.1 *Qualified for Nationals
3 Castro, Yaira 519/595.9 *Qualified for Nationals
4 Gomez, Samantha 509/594.4 *Qualified for Nationals
5 Santiago, Crystal 492/572.9
6 Negrete, Alma 493/566.3
18 Porras, Ana 407.0
19 Sida, Jesse 405.0
Marksmanship 1st Place in the 2022 Grossmont Challenge
On 26 March, our team took 1st place and our individual shooters nearly swept the individual standings.
1st - Jasmine Arguello (549.4)
2nd - Crystal Santiago (545.5)
4th - Yaira Castro (536.8)
5th - Ashley Padilla (525.2)
13th - Jesse Sida (455.1)
15th - Ana Porras (447.7)
Color Guard Supports Fontana Honor Roll
Junior Honor Daisy Chain
To qualify, juniors must have an overall weighted GPA of 3.8 and no D's, F's for the past five semesters. Congratulations to Cadet Itzel Jimenez Nunez, who is an active member of the Raiders, Drill, and Color Guard Competition Teams.
The Academic Team fell short of advancing to the JROTC Leadership & Academic Bowl (JLAB) LEVEL III National Championship.
The Academic Team competed in the JROTC Leadership & Academic Bowl (JLAB) LEVEL II, but fell short (two questions) of advancing. Only the top eight teams qualify for the LEVEL III National Championship in Washington, D.C. for the Service Championship and All-Service Championship.
Marksmanship Teams qualifies for Western Regional Championship at Sandy, UT
FOHI MCJROTC Marksmanship Team competed in the 2021 - 2022 National 3PAR Postal Competition, placing 7th out of 33 teams in the Western Regional and overall 12th out of 80 teams nationwide. As a result, we will compete in person at Sandy, UT, for the Western Regional Championship to determine if we qualify for the National Championship in Port Clinton, OH, and the Junior Olympics.
Our Marksmanship Team fell just short of advancing to JROTC Service Nationals.
We are incredibly proud of their performance and reliance. Only the top seven teams qualify for Nationals in Ohio, but we finished 8th place out of all Marine Corps JROTC schools.
Senior Jasmine Arguello qualified for Individual National Competition.