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September 6, 2011

EMPHASIS: 94th Recruit Class In Residence At Missouri State Highway Patrol Academy

Colonel Ron Replogle, superintendent of the Missouri State Highway Patrol, announces that 34 people reported to the Missouri State Highway Patrol Law Enforcement Academy on July 1, 2011, to begin the 24-week training course to become a trooper. The 94th Recruit Class is scheduled to graduate on December 16, 2011. The average age of the members of the 94th Recruit Class is 25.4 years. Of the recruits, two have attended some college, four have earned an associate’s degree, eight have completed greater than 60 hours of credit, but less than 120 hours, and 14 hold bachelor’s degrees. One of the recruits has worked in law enforcement and eight have prior military experience.

As of September 6, 30 recruits remain in the Academy. Listed below are the names and hometowns for members of the 94th Recruit Class:


Jason A. Akers, Ballwin, MO
Jason A. Ashby, Fenton, MO
Thomas J. Black, Columbia, MO
Todd K. Burton, Springfield, MO
Clinton R. Capps, Salem, MO
Ryan W. Clement, Grovespring, MO
Stephen J. Cool, Higginsville, MO
John T. Cunningham, Belton, MO
Robert R. Davis, St. Peters, MO
Dylan L. Dejournett, Essex, MO
Jennifer A. Dopplick, St. Louis, MO
Trevor H. Elliston, Mt. Vernon, IL
Graydon L. Gaines, Kirksville, MO
Eric J. Graslie, Wentzville, MO
Erica L. Grass, Lake St. Louis, MO
Patrick T. Harms, St. Charles, MO
Cameron M. Heath Jr, Cape Girardeau, MO
Jordan A. Hilliard, Mt. Vernon, IL
Austin B. Kings, Moberly, MO
Ashley E. Klempke, Los Angeles, CA
Jake T. Langsdale, Lee’s Summit, MO
Blaine M. Loring, West Plains, MO
Lucas S. Lowe, Marthasville, MO
Justin J. Moll, Centralia, IL
Mark A. Philpott, Ava, MO
Eric D. Rehmert, Owensville, MO
Elvis Rondon, Batavia, IL
Rawn P. Toler, Monett, MO
Joseph M. Van Meter, Bloomington, IN
Nicholas B. Yoder, Mundelein, IL