Kentucky Guard, US Navy share spotlight for Western Kentucky University Military Appreciation Day

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Photos by 1st Lt. Oscar Ortiz, Kentucky National Guard Yellow Ribbon Program

Western Kentucky University verses Navy Academy

The United States Naval Academy Marching Band performs during Military Appreciation Day at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Ky., Sept. 10. It was WKU vs. Navy that day, with Navy winning 40-14. (Photo by 1st Lt. Oscar Ortiz, Kentucky National Guard Yellow Ribbon Program)

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Col. Bob Hayter represented the Kentucky Army National Guard, congratulating members of the WKU ROTC program. Hayter, a veteran of the Persian Gulf War and Operation Iraqi Freedom, is a WKU alumni. (Photo by 1st Lt. Oscar Ortiz, Kentucky National Guard Yellow Ribbon Program)

Western Kentucky University verses Navy Academy

Lt. Col. Jason T. Caldwell, Western Kentucky University Army ROTC Battalion Commander, swears in new ROTC cadets at the WKU-Navy military appreciation day football game in Bowling Green, Ky., Sept. 10 (photo by 1st Lt. Oscar Ortiz, Kentucky National Guard Yellow Ribbon Program)

Western Kentucky University verses Navy Academy

Kentucky Guardsman Spc. Russell Gonzales, 1st Battalion, 623rd Field Artillery joins a brother in uniform for some friendly bean bag action during Military Appreciation Day at Western Kentucky University in Bowling Green, Ky., Sept. 10 (photo by 1st Lt. Oscar Ortiz, Kentucky National Guard Yellow Ribbon Program)

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