Best Warrior Competition Archive

  • By Spc. Alan Royalty, 133rd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment Greenville, Ky. – Through rain, wind, sand, and a whole lot of mud, Kentucky Army National Guardsmen competed for the honor of winning the annual Best Warrior Competition at the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky., Oct. 24-27, 2018. After three days of consistent competition, where State Command Sgt. Maj. David Munden called a true example of “Warrior Spirit,” Kentucky’s top Soldiers were named. Spc. Tyler Reckner with the 2113th Transportation Company took home Soldier of the Year. Staff Sgt. Jesse Mascoe of the 1st Battalion, 149th Infantry […]

    Kentucky’s Best Warrior Competition Challenges Guardsmen

    By Spc. Alan Royalty, 133rd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment Greenville, Ky. – Through rain, wind, sand, and a whole lot of mud, Kentucky Army National Guardsmen competed for the honor of winning the annual Best Warrior Competition at the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky., Oct. 24-27, 2018. After three days of consistent competition, where State Command Sgt. Maj. David Munden called a true example of “Warrior Spirit,” Kentucky’s top Soldiers were named. Spc. Tyler Reckner with the 2113th Transportation Company took home Soldier of the Year. Staff Sgt. Jesse Mascoe of the 1st Battalion, 149th Infantry […]

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  •   By Capt. Josh Daugherty, 133rd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment GREENVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky Guardsmen proved why they were deemed worthy to represent their respected brigades as they competed in the very challenging Best Warrior Competition (BWC) at the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky., Oct. 25-29 to determine who would be the 2018 Soldiers of the Year. “This isn’t easy; this is a tough, tough competition,” said State Command Sgt. Maj. David Munden in his opening remarks to the competitors. “Leave it all out there. Don’t go home with any doubt that you didn’t do all […]

    Best Warrior Competition Highlights Kentucky Guard’s Finest Soldiers

      By Capt. Josh Daugherty, 133rd Mobile Public Affairs Detachment GREENVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky Guardsmen proved why they were deemed worthy to represent their respected brigades as they competed in the very challenging Best Warrior Competition (BWC) at the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky., Oct. 25-29 to determine who would be the 2018 Soldiers of the Year. “This isn’t easy; this is a tough, tough competition,” said State Command Sgt. Maj. David Munden in his opening remarks to the competitors. “Leave it all out there. Don’t go home with any doubt that you didn’t do all […]

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  • By Staff Sgt. Scott Raymond, Kentucky National Guard Public Affairs GREENVILLE, Ky. — The best Guardsmen in the Southeast descended on the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky., for the National Guard Region III Best Warrior Competition, April 23-26. After winning their state competitions, the top Soldier and NCO from each of the 10-states/territories in the region moved on the next step for a chance to compete nationally. “We do these competitions so we can recognize the great accomplishments of outstanding Soldiers that will one day replace us as leaders in our organizations,” said Kentucky State Command Sgt. […]

    Kentucky hosts regional best warrior

    By Staff Sgt. Scott Raymond, Kentucky National Guard Public Affairs GREENVILLE, Ky. — The best Guardsmen in the Southeast descended on the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky., for the National Guard Region III Best Warrior Competition, April 23-26. After winning their state competitions, the top Soldier and NCO from each of the 10-states/territories in the region moved on the next step for a chance to compete nationally. “We do these competitions so we can recognize the great accomplishments of outstanding Soldiers that will one day replace us as leaders in our organizations,” said Kentucky State Command Sgt. […]

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  • By Staff Sgt. Scott Raymond, Kentucky National Guard Public Affairs GREENVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky Guardsmen competed in what was billed as the most challenging Best Warrior Competition yet at the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky., Oct. 27-29. No one disagreed with that assessment. “This competition was the most comprehensive that we’ve ever done in the state,” said state Command Sgt. Maj. David Munden. “As we’ve seen these Best Warrior competitions evolve over the years, we’ve realized we needed to improve ours here and add more demanding, thorough events.” Click here for more photos. For three days, […]

    It’s not easy becoming the best

    By Staff Sgt. Scott Raymond, Kentucky National Guard Public Affairs GREENVILLE, Ky. — Kentucky Guardsmen competed in what was billed as the most challenging Best Warrior Competition yet at the Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky., Oct. 27-29. No one disagreed with that assessment. “This competition was the most comprehensive that we’ve ever done in the state,” said state Command Sgt. Maj. David Munden. “As we’ve seen these Best Warrior competitions evolve over the years, we’ve realized we needed to improve ours here and add more demanding, thorough events.” Click here for more photos. For three days, […]

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