MacArthur CyberPatriot Team Achieves Platinum Status
For the first time in program history, a MacArthur High School Army JROTC CyberPatriot team has achieved Platinum Tier status in the national-level CyberPatriot XI cybersecurity competition. As a platinum qualifier, the team will compete in the national finals April 7-9 in Maryland. Team members are Citlali Vazquez, Katherine Dang, Nathaniel Walters, Damien Conover and Aimee Castellon. In addition, three other MacArthur teams attained gold status. Those teams will compete in the Gold Tier State Round January 12 for a chance to compete in the national semifinals. The top 25% of teams in the State Round will qualify for the national semifinals in their respective tiers. Qualifying for the Platinum Tier signifies that MacArthur JROTC has a top 30 percent team in the nation.