• Fall FTX

    AMBUSH

    Cadets prepare to conduct an ambush during Field Training at Camp Dawson.

  • combat-water-survival

    COMBAT WATER SURVIVAL

    Cadet Morgan Harms balances Cadet James Malloy as he prepares to "take the leap of faith" at Combat Water Survival Training.

  • Commissioning

    COMMISSIONING

    Cadets become Second Lieutenants as they take the Officer's Oath at the 2012 May Commissioning Ceremony.

  • field-training

    FIELD TRAINING

    Cadet Josh Napier demonstrates proper rappelling techniques during Field Training.

  • first-aid

    FIRST AID

    Cadet Abbey Wilson helps a fellow cadet conduct first aid on an injured soldier during Leadership Lab at White Park in Morgantown.

  • first-salute

    FIRST SALUTE

    Second Lieutenant Carl Hartman receives his first salute from MSG John Feiler at the August 2012 Commissioning Ceremony.Cadets receive a safety brief before being dismissed from Physical Training.

  • formation

    FORMATION

    Cadets receive a safety brief before being dismissed from Physical Training.

  • land-navigation

    LAND NAVIGATION

    Cadets prepare to conduct Land Navigation during Field Training at Camp Dawson.

  • mission-brief

    MISSION BRIEF

    Cadets are briefed on their mission at Field Training Exercises at Camp Dawson.

  • Mountaineer-Push-Ups

    MOUNTAINEER PUSH UPS

    The WVU Mountaineer does push ups during WVU vs. KSU football game.

  • mountaineer

    MOUNTAINEER

    The WVU Mountaineer prepares for push ups with the Mountaineer Ranger Challenge Team.

  • O-Course

    O-COURSE

    Two cadets race each other through the Obstacle Course at Camp Dawson.

  • obstacle-course

    OBSTACLE COURSE

    Two cadets race each other through the Obstacle Course at Camp Dawson.

  • Paintball

    PAINTBALL

    Cadet Jeff Makowski is ready for his next mission with paintball guns during Field Training at Camp Dawson.

  • push-up-platform

    PUSH UP PLATFORM

    Cadet Battalion Commander Jacob Frame stands atop the Ranger Challenge push up platform during a WVU Football Game.

  • w2c-bridge

    W2C BRIDGE

    Ranger Company Commander, Cadet Daniel Lacy, and Captain Evan Dale help participants harness up before crossing a rope bridge at the 2012 Wild Warrior Challenge.

  • w2c-slide

    W2C SLIDE

    Cadet Carolyn Leister enjoys the water slide at the 2012 Wild Warrior Challenge.

  • w2c

    W2C KICKOFF

    Sergeant Major Donald Ferguson (front right) prepares to race at the Wild Warrior Challenge.

  • w2cc

    W2C

    Cadets receive instructions before kicking off the 2012 Wild Warrior Challenge.

  • wild-warrior-challenge

    WILD WARRIOR CHALLENGE

    Cadets prepare to set up and kickoff Wild Warrior Challenge 2012 at Mylan Park.

LET’S GO MOUNTAINEERS!

Check out this year’s Battalion Newsletter to see what our Cadets have been doing! Newsletter

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