Marine Corps Recruiting Command

 

Marine Corps Recruiting Command

Marine Corps Base Quantico, Va.

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U.S. Marine Corps Director of Intelligence Brig. Gen. William H. Seely III, far right, and  Recruiting Station Oklahoma City Sgt. Maj. John A. Thompson, III, left, and Maj. Ryan Cohen, middle, visited the Oklahoma State University wrestling team at the Gallagher-Iba Arena, Feb. 15.  Brig. Gen. Seely, an OSU alumni, visited the NCAA Division I number one ranked Cowboys to motivate and inspire them before their National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) National Duals Final, Feb. 19, against number two ranked Pennsylvania State University.
Marines Visit Oklahoma State University Wrestling Team
U.S. Marine Corps Director of Intelligence Brig. Gen. William H. Seely III, far right, and Recruiting Station Oklahoma City Sgt. Maj. John A. Thompson, III, left, and Maj. Ryan Cohen, middle, visited the Oklahoma State University wrestling team at the Gallagher-Iba Arena, Feb. 15. Brig. Gen. Seely, an OSU alumni, visited the NCAA Division I number one ranked Cowboys to motivate and inspire them before their National Wrestling Coaches Association (NWCA) National Duals Final, Feb. 19, against number two ranked Pennsylvania State University.
Colonel Jeffrey C. Smitherman, commanding officer of 6th Marine Corps District, welcomes the attendees of Recruiting Station Montgomery/Nashville Educators Workshop aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Feb. 7, 2017. The Educators come from both Recruiting Station Montgomery and Nashville to experience the Educators Workshop. The Educators Workshop provides an opportunity to educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform the students in their local area. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
2017 RS Montgomery and RS Nashville Educators Workshop
Colonel Jeffrey C. Smitherman, commanding officer of 6th Marine Corps District, welcomes the attendees of Recruiting Station Montgomery/Nashville Educators Workshop aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, Feb. 7, 2017. The Educators come from both Recruiting Station Montgomery and Nashville to experience the Educators Workshop. The Educators Workshop provides an opportunity to educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform the students in their local area. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Lance Cpl. Jack A. E. Rigsby/Released)
Major Ryan Cohen speaks with mentors and coaches ahead of the Women's Collegiate Wrestling Association Championship event in Oklahoma City. The Marines intend to show the wrestlers, coaches and mentors that their fighting spirit is much like our own. Cohen is the Commanding Officer for Recruiting Station Oklahoma City. The pre-tournament occurred on Feb. 9, and the tournament is scheduled for Feb. 10-11.
Marines Engage With Coaches, Mentors at WCWA Nationals
Major Ryan Cohen speaks with mentors and coaches ahead of the Women's Collegiate Wrestling Association Championship event in Oklahoma City. The Marines intend to show the wrestlers, coaches and mentors that their fighting spirit is much like our own. Cohen is the Commanding Officer for Recruiting Station Oklahoma City. The pre-tournament occurred on Feb. 9, and the tournament is scheduled for Feb. 10-11.
U.S. Marine Corps Poolees with Marine Corps Recruiting Sub-Stations North and South Columbus stand on the ice during an Oath of Enlistment ceremony at the Columbus Blue Jackets game Jan. 21, 2017. The Oath of Enlistment pledge is made by each enlisted member of the Armed Forces. This is the final step before basic training and confirms their duty to defend the constitution and obey orders given by officers appointed over them.  (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Caitlin Brink/Released)
Future Marines enlist on ice at Columbus Blue Jackets game
U.S. Marine Corps Poolees with Marine Corps Recruiting Sub-Stations North and South Columbus stand on the ice during an Oath of Enlistment ceremony at the Columbus Blue Jackets game Jan. 21, 2017. The Oath of Enlistment pledge is made by each enlisted member of the Armed Forces. This is the final step before basic training and confirms their duty to defend the constitution and obey orders given by officers appointed over them. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Caitlin Brink/Released)
Emma Bruntil stands with Col. Terry M. Johnson, American olympian Rulon Gardner, and her father Craig Bruntil, after being recognized as the MaxPreps High School Athlete of the Month, Jan. 23. Gardner is an Olympic Gold and Bronze medalist in Greco-Roman wrestling and Johnson is the commanding officer of the 12th Marine Corps District.
Wrestler Recognized as Athlete of the Month
Emma Bruntil stands with Col. Terry M. Johnson, American olympian Rulon Gardner, and her father Craig Bruntil, after being recognized as the MaxPreps High School Athlete of the Month, Jan. 23. Gardner is an Olympic Gold and Bronze medalist in Greco-Roman wrestling and Johnson is the commanding officer of the 12th Marine Corps District.
Maj. Ryan Cohen, the commanding officer for Recruiting Station Oklahoma City, and Sgt. Riley Saunders, a canvassing recruiter for Recruiting Substation Oklahoma City North,  pose for a photo with University of Oklahoma Wrestling Head Coach Lou Rosselli before their match against West Virginia, Jan. 22, 2017, at McCasland Field House, Norman, Okla. Cohen gave a motivational speech to the 14th-ranked Sooners wrestling team before they went on to defeat their opponent 37 to 6.
OU Wrestling Coach partners with War Party
Maj. Ryan Cohen, the commanding officer for Recruiting Station Oklahoma City, and Sgt. Riley Saunders, a canvassing recruiter for Recruiting Substation Oklahoma City North, pose for a photo with University of Oklahoma Wrestling Head Coach Lou Rosselli before their match against West Virginia, Jan. 22, 2017, at McCasland Field House, Norman, Okla. Cohen gave a motivational speech to the 14th-ranked Sooners wrestling team before they went on to defeat their opponent 37 to 6.
Staff Sergeant Marquise A. Dixon, a drill instructor with Support Battalion, gives the educators and influencers of Orlando and Fort Lauderdale a brief about the beginning of recruit training aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, January 11, 2017. The educators come from both Recruiting Station Fort Lauderdale and Recruiting Station Orlando to experience what is called the Educators Workshop. The Educators Workshop provides the opportunity for educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform their students in their local area. (Photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody/Released)
2017 RS Fort Lauderdale and RS Orlando Educators Workshop
Staff Sergeant Marquise A. Dixon, a drill instructor with Support Battalion, gives the educators and influencers of Orlando and Fort Lauderdale a brief about the beginning of recruit training aboard Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, January 11, 2017. The educators come from both Recruiting Station Fort Lauderdale and Recruiting Station Orlando to experience what is called the Educators Workshop. The Educators Workshop provides the opportunity for educators to have an inside look at Marine Corps training to better inform their students in their local area. (Photo by Cpl. John-Paul Imbody/Released)
Imperial High School hosts the sixth Frankie Ramos Memorial JV Wrestling Tournament, Jan. 7, 2017 in Imperial, Calif. Frankie Ramos was a Lance Cpl. in the U.S. Marine Corps and passed away March 19, 2010 while serving as a recruiting aid. The tournament was started by Tirso Lara, Frankie’s wrestling coach when he attended Imperial, in order celebrate Frankie’s life and to motivate and inspire young wrestlers in Southern California. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. William Hester/ Released)
Imperial Remembers Ramos
Imperial High School hosts the sixth Frankie Ramos Memorial JV Wrestling Tournament, Jan. 7, 2017 in Imperial, Calif. Frankie Ramos was a Lance Cpl. in the U.S. Marine Corps and passed away March 19, 2010 while serving as a recruiting aid. The tournament was started by Tirso Lara, Frankie’s wrestling coach when he attended Imperial, in order celebrate Frankie’s life and to motivate and inspire young wrestlers in Southern California. (U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. William Hester/ Released)
MCRC News
USMC Leadership Seminar Engages Diverse Leaders By Cpl. Shaehmus Sawyer | February 21, 2017
Marines, Wrestlers Go Hand in Hand By Cpl Jennifer Webster | February 16, 2017
Chillicothe Football Coach earns prestigious Marine Corps award By Sgt. Caitlin Brink | February 13, 2017