• Sgt. 1st Class David Stover traverses an overhead ladder at the Fit-to-Win 2 obstacle course at Fort Jackson, S.C. during the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year selection process July 16, 2013.

    DSOY 2013 Competition

    Sgt. 1st Class David Stover traverses an overhead ladder at the Fit-to-Win 2 obstacle course at Fort Jackson, S.C. during the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year selection process July 16, 2013.

  • Staff Sgt. William Schmidt, assigned to Fort Sill, Okla., climbs over a wall at the Fit-to-Win 2 obstacle course July 16, 2013 at Fort Jackson, S.C. The Fit-to-Win 2 obstacle course was just one of the many challenges this year's U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year candidates had to overcome.

    DSOY 2013 Competition

    Staff Sgt. William Schmidt, assigned to Fort Sill, Okla., climbs over a wall at the Fit-to-Win 2 obstacle course July 16, 2013 at Fort Jackson, S.C. The Fit-to-Win 2 obstacle course was just one of the many challenges this year's U.S. Army Drill...

  • Sgt. 1st Class Ryan McCaffrey gives instruction on how to properly inspect the ejection port of an M-16 rifle during the rifle drill manual stage of the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year selection process July 16, 2013 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

    DSOY 2013 Competition

    Sgt. 1st Class Ryan McCaffrey gives instruction on how to properly inspect the ejection port of an M-16 rifle during the rifle drill manual stage of the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year selection process July 16, 2013 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

  • Staff Sgt. Jessica Tuggle, watches Staff Sgt. Troy Braun, with the 95th Infantry Division, closely to ensure his pushups are executed properly for the Army Physical Fitness Test during the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year Selection process July 16, 2013 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

    DSOY 2013 Competition

    Staff Sgt. Jessica Tuggle, watches Staff Sgt. Troy Braun, with the 95th Infantry Division, closely to ensure his pushups are executed properly for the Army Physical Fitness Test during the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year Selection process July 16...

  • Staff Sgt. Steven Newman, assigned to the Maneuver Center of Excellence, Fort Benning, Ga., completes a functions check on a M-240B machine gun to ensure the weapon is operational during the 2013 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition July 16, 2013 at Fort Jackson, S.C. The competitors were required to complete the functions check in less than five minutes to test their knowledge.

    DSOY 2013 Competition

    Staff Sgt. Steven Newman, assigned to the Maneuver Center of Excellence, Fort Benning, Ga., completes a functions check on a M-240B machine gun to ensure the weapon is operational during the 2013 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition July 16, 2013 at...

  • Staff Sgt. Troy Braun explains his knowledge of Army Combative Courses I and II by instructing Soldiers on how to properly complete the basic combative skills maneuvers during the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year selection process July 16, 2013 at Fort Jackson, S.C.

    DSOY 2013 Competition

    Staff Sgt. Troy Braun explains his knowledge of Army Combative Courses I and II by instructing Soldiers on how to properly complete the basic combative skills maneuvers during the U.S. Army Drill Sergeant of the Year selection process July 16, 2013 at...

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