HCAC Recognizes Current Student-Athletes on Veteran's Day

HCAC Recognizes Current Student-Athletes on Veteran's Day

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. --- In honor of Veteran's Day, the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference would like to recognize the current student-athletes at our member institutions that are currently serving the United States of America. Listed below are the student-athletes as well as the sport they participate in and their military branch.

Defiance

Megan Ortiz – Women's Soccer – Sophomore

  • United States Air Force
  • Enlisted: 2.5 years
  • Rank: Air Man First Class

Cameron Bradey – Men's Soccer – Sophomore

  • Army National Guard Ohio
  • Enlisted: 1.5 years
  • Private First Class

Devonte Gaskill – Wrestling – Freshman

  • Marine Corps Reservist
  • Enlisted: 2.5 years
  • Rank: Lance Corporal

Franklin

Krista Robinson – Women's Cross Country – Sophomore

  • Indiana National Guard
  • Enlisted: 10 Months
  • Rank: E-2

Hanover

Joe Sheryak – Track & Field – Senior

  • United States Army Reserves
  • Enlisted: 3.5 years
  • Rank: E-4 Specialist
  • MOS: 92F Petroleum Supply Specialist 

Zoobie Brown – Football/Track & Field – Sophomore

  • United States Marine Reserve
  • Rank: PFC / E-2
  • MOS: 0631 Network Admin
  • Company Honor Man and Meritorious Mass in MCT 

Travis Higham – Track & Field – Freshman

  • United States Marine Corps
  • Veteran – Five Years of Service
  • Rank: E/5 Sergeant
  • MOS: 0311 Infantry
  • Job: Platoon Sergeant and Chief Coxswain
  • Former Unit: V3/3 Kilo Co. 

Tori Luster – Softball – Senior

  • Specialist in the Indiana National Guard
  • In April 2018 she received the Battalion Solider of the Month award 

Dave Lewis – Men's Lacrosse – Junior

  • Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) 

Sarah Todd – Women's Lacrosse – Junior

  • Marine Corps Reservist

Manchester

Vaughn Lloyd – Wrestling – Sophomore

  • Indiana National Guard

Logan Poll – Football – Junior

  • Army National Guard Ohio