Hmmm. I wouldn't think so, because he's serving on the Enterprise, right?
Wasn't Finnegan just a thorn in Kirk's side at the Academy?
Yeah, but an awful lot of cadets got assigned to ships in a hurry in this movie who might not have been there in the oldTrek universe because this crisis didn't happen.
Point taken, but Finnegan and Kirk seemed to have some knock-down drag-outs at the Academy. And Cupcake needed 3 others to challenge the Kirkster, so...