Elkin High School JROTC recently announced Cadet Kendall Freeman, son of Wayne Freeman and Lisa Mounce, enlisted in the Marine Corps on Sept. 17.
Freeman is a senior and has attended Elkin City Schools since kindergarten. Through these years, he has participated in several sports, including varsity football, basketball and baseball. He is the S2 (security officer), class leader. He is an LET III in the Elkin High School JROTC program and participates on the drill and Raider teams. He has demonstrated leadership excellence in the JROTC program and school athletics.
He is attached to the Winston-Salem recruiting station. He departs for boot camp July 18, 2016, to Parris Island, South Carolina.