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Laredo Sector Border Patrol Honors Culminates the Youth of the Month Program for the 2016-2017 School Year

Release Date: 
April 27, 2017

may youth of the month honorees
LtR: sitting: Dr. Leonides G. Cigarroa
High School Gilbert Berrones III;
Harmony Science Academy Amanda
Ibarra; Hector J. Garcia Early College
High School Agustin Guerrero; John B.
Alexander High School Mario J.
Saldivar. J.W. Nixon High School
Harper Zimmermann; Lyndon B.
Johnson High School Jesica N. Rivera;
Standing: Clara Torres, Patrol Agent
In Charge, Laredo Sector; R&T
Martin High School Jose L. Ramos Jr.;
St. Augustine High School Amanda
Daniela Gonzalez; Texas Academy
of International and STEM Studies
Javier S. Gonzalez De La Cruz;
United High School Cinthia Lizette
Guzman; United South High School
Carlos D. Rocha; Isaac Compean,
Border Patrol Agent.

Laredo, Texas – The Laredo Sector Border Patrol held their Youth of the Month ceremony for May 2017 honorees at Texas Academy of International and STEM studies. The Laredo Sector Border Patrol presented seniors from eleven Laredo high schools with the prestigious Youth of the Month Award.

The Border Patrol Youth of the Month program has recognized Laredo’s top high school seniors for 29 years.  Together, with the collaboration of program partners, one student is selected each month from the Laredo-area high schools as Border Patrol Youth of the Month. At the end of the school year, eleven Youth of the Month recipients are considered for the prestigious Border Patrol Youth of the Year award.

“It’s very rewarding to see such exemplary students from our community here today. We are very proud to celebrate all of your accomplishments and I wish you all the best in your future endeavors.” said Clara Torres, Patrol Agent in Charge, Laredo Sector Border Patrol.

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April 27, 2017