WHS boys join military

Harris Afridi
June 2, 2010

A majority of the seniors are college-bound, but a small handful are headed straight to the military.

Senior Maverick Hooper will join the navy after high school and work as an aviation mechanic. His responsibilities lie solely in working with aircraft and just about everything else that happens on the runway.

“I’m stoked,” Hooper said.

Senior Stephen Hopkins will serve in the marines this fall. He plans to join security forces and will specialize in defending the government and other facilities outside the United States from terrorist forces.

Hopkins’ older brother, Andrew, who graduated from Washington in 2004, is currently a corporal in the marines and has played a major inspiration for Hopkins.

Senior Robert Schafhirt will also enlist in the marines and will serve as a firefighter. His job will include assisting in the fires of demolished marine vehicles as well as search and rescue operations.

The marines are paying for Schafhirt’s college education, and he will also be provided with housing. Schafhirt, along with Hooper, will not be serving in combat.

“Only ten percent of Marines see combat,” Schafhirt said.

With the training Schafhirt will receive in the marines, he will be able to work as a firefighter after he withdraws from service.

“I’m really looking forward to it,” Schafhirt said.

Print Friendly

Comments

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.





*

http://clubcafe.com/seroquel-purchase/ arava 10 mg http://andersonpestsolutions.com/femara-mexico/ biaxin 500 ml inderal xl flagyl medicine in india ranitidine best price tenvir em cipla in california bimatoprost powder orlistat availability info about best price doxycycline uk ajanta pharma valif information about imatinib mesylate orlistat purchase order zyban online rasalect tab tamsulosin generic walmart in france information about lenalidomide to buy generic med for prevacid info about 20 mg enalapril http://clubcafe.com/bactrim-800-mg/ manufacturer of aricept dilantin meds in france plavix buy info about active site of gefitinib http://andersonpestsolutions.com/buy-kamagra-in-usa/ http://btvsolo.com/glimepiride-2mg-price/ lumigan australia price alendronate fluka usa flomax 400mg in united states rapamune axid in france generic cordarone bupropion online uk in canada buy mobic 15mg info about baclofen generic phenergan gel 25 mg http://manufacturing-revival.com/buy-calaptin-usa/ diflucan uk buy admenta 5mg buy generic tadarise pro http://andersonpestsolutions.com/buy-fosamax-70-mg/ ciprofloxacin without a prescription pantoprazole price walmart in california prevacid otc cost info about stendra tab levothyroxine .025 mg pantoprazole costco in new york buy sildenafil citrate 100mg in new york zocor 40 http://madsecurity.com/exemestane-tablets-in-india/ megalis 10 mg india bupropion cheap revlimid 25 mg progesterone cream paypal