The announcement was made this spring by Commandant of Cadets Col. Leo Mercado, USMC retired. The promotion list includes the regimental commander, the top ranking member of the South Carolina Corps of Cadets and company and battalion commanders. The student officers assume their new roles in the fall.
Moody Jr. has been promoted to regimental executive officer, the No. 2 cadet in the Corps. He is studying political science.
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