Swabs undergo Sea Trials

Members of the U.S. Coast Guard Academy Class of 2018 undergo their Sea Trials that conclude the seven-week Swab Summer indoctrination Friday, Aug. 15, 2014. Sea Trials consist of a series of team challenges for all of the eight swab companies that will test their skills and teamwork. On Monday, the swabs will receive their shoulder boards and officially become members of the academy's Corps of Cadets.