U.S. Army 1st Lt. Jocelyn (Lamb) Zimmerman, a 2017 Virginia Tech Corps of Cadets alumna who earned a degree in political science from the College of Liberal Arts and Human Sciences and a minor in leadership studies, was selected as the Hokie Hero for Saturday’s football game against Pittsburgh.

The Hokie Hero program honors corps alumni who are deployed. Recipients are highlighted by Jon Laaser and Mike Burnop during their radio broadcast of Hokie football games, on the Corps of Cadets website, and in the Corps Review alumni magazine.

Zimmerman is stationed in Afghanistan as a member of the 673rd Quartermaster Company, where she provides logistics support throughout Afghanistan.