In 2526, the squad was still in training, using all the different intellectual and physical equipment possible.
On April 26, 2526, the Covenant launched a surprise attack on the planet Circinius IV, where the CAMS campus is located. Only three of the cadets escaped when Blue Team arrived on the planet, thanks to Thomas Lasky's distress beacon.
- Squad Leader Officer Cadet April Orenski
- Officer Cadet Walter Vickers (KIA by Covenant Elite)
- Officer Cadet Junjie Chen (KIA by Covenant Elite)
- Officer Cadet Michael Sullivan
- Officer Cadet Chyler Silva (KIA by Needler Round)
- Officer Cadet Dimah Tchakova (KIA after space elevator collapse)
- Officer Cadet Thomas Lasky
- Officer Cadet Phillip Shere (KIA during initial attacks)
- Officer Cadet Sean Kaye (KIA during initial attacks)
- Due to the name of the school, cadet squads were often Roman themed, such Hastati. The name “hastati” in particular refers to a class of infantry used by the ancient Romans.