Victor soldier stationed in Alaska

U.S. Army 2nd Lt. Jake Cary, of Victor, recently was stationed at Fort Wainwright in Fairbanks, Alaska.

Cary is a military intelligence officer with the 25th Infantry Division, 1st Stryker Mechanized Combat Brigade, 5th Squadron 1st Cavalry Regiment.

He graduated from Victor Senior High School in 2013, where he was a four-year member of the varsity hockey team. He is the son of Robert and Lynn Cary, of Victor.

Cary graduated magna cum laude from Niagara University in 2017. He was commissioned as a second lieutenant upon graduation, and was ranked in the top 5 percent of all graduating cadets in the nation in terms of academics, leadership skills and physical training performance.