Private Gehron-James F. Haney, 18, graduated from United States Marine Corps boot camp at MCRD San Diego on Oct. 25. Pvt. Haney successfully completed 13 weeks of intensive basic training at MCRD SD as one of 81 recruits in his platoon. While in recruit training, Pvt. Haney was recognized as the most physically fit in his platoon (with the highest PFT score) and qualified as an Expert rifle marksman.
Private Haney is a recent WHS graduate and the son of Joanne and Sean Cooper and Chad Haney. His proud siblings are Caydon, Devoni and Tate.
Following his leave, he will report back for one month at Marine Combat Training then anticipates an assignment to his Military Occupation Specialty school.