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Laredo Sector Border Patrol Honors October’s Youth of the Month

Release Date: 
October 18, 2017

October Youth of the Month
LtR: sitting: Dr. Leonides G. Cigarroa
High School- Leonardo D.
Escamilla-Cavazos; Harmony Science
Academy- Javier Dominguez; Hector J.
Garcia Early College High School-
Gabriela Martinez; John B. Alexander
High School- Elizabeth Nicole Miller;
J.W. Nixon High School- Katherine J.
Serna;Lyndon B. Johnson High School-
Jose Luis Perez Jr.; STANDING: LtR:
Michael S. Lata, Acting Division Chief;
Gabriel Acosta, Assistant Chief; R&T
Martin High School- Maria Rivera
St. Augustine High School- Karla Nicole
Walters; Texas Academy of International
and STEM Studies- Ilse Cortez; United
High School- Oscar Armando Lopez III;
United South High School- Jaime
Gonzalez; Miguel Lopez, Border Patrol
Agent; Victor H. Cardenas, Supervisory
Border Patrol Agent

Laredo, Texas – Celebrating 30 years, The United States Border Patrol Laredo Sector has been recognizing outstanding high school seniors. Youth of the Month Recipients for October were announced at a beautiful ceremony at Alexander High School. The Laredo Sector Border Patrol presented seniors from 11 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 30 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, 11 Youth of the Month recipients are considered for the prestigious Border Patrol Youth of the Year award.  

“I congratulate all of you for being selected as October’s recipients for the Laredo Sector Youth of the Month 30-year Anniversary, we will continue to honor the youth of Laredo, and on behalf of the men and women of the Laredo Sector, Congratulations,” said Michael S. Lata, Acting Division Chief, Laredo Sector Border Patrol.  

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October 19, 2017