How The Cadets Learn Drill
Joe Roche, a bulldoggish Army recruitment officer and 80s Cadet alum, arrived in Johnstown late last night (somewhere around 2:00 a.m.), but he was up in plenty of time for coffee before Stretch and Run this morning. Joe has been The Cadets’ beloved (though anxiously awaited) physical training instructor and visual staff member as often as he can come on tour for several years. He’s completely bald, very strong, and no matter how hot it is, he’s always wearing a long-sleeved T-shirt and athletic shorts. He’s also passionately into sports analogies and inspirational speeches, and he facilitates some of the most genuinely meaningful and memorable moments on tour every year.
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