Air National Guard Airman Gavin I. Ball graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Air National Guard Airman Gavin I. Ball graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

Ball, the son of Jeffrey Ball and Karen Coakley, both of Canal Winchester, is a 2013 graduate of Canal Winchester High School.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness and basic warfare principles and skills. Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.