Gabriel Isaiah Herrera is a 2019 graduate of Mathis High School. He entered Great Lakes Naval Command Center on July 22, where he successfully completed eight weeks of training. He graduated from Navy Boot Camp on Sept. 20, and will attend "A" school for additional training as an Engineman. He will be stationed at Naval Station Great Lakes in Great Lakes, Illinois. He is the son of Maria Elena (Paul) Torres and Daniel (Cecelia) Herrera, the grandson of Mr. and Mrs. Mario S. Torres Sr., Elsa Herrera and the late Frank "Chico" Herrera and the brother of Victoria E. Torres and Viviana E. Dominguez.