25th ID Best Warrior Competition

By Spc. Mahlet Tesfaye, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs OfficeApril 23, 2010

Spc. Chelsea Schievenin, a bandsman with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of La Grange, Ky., leads her squad in a wedge formation during the division's Best Warrior Competition April 22 at Stoneman Field, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
1 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Chelsea Schievenin, a bandsman with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of La Grange, Ky., leads her squad in a wedge formation during the division's Best Warrior Competition April 22 at Stoneman Field, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Mahlet S. Tesfaye, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs.)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Spc. Andy James, a grenadier with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Leopold, Ind., disinfects his protective gear after a chemical attack during the division's Best Warrior Competition April 22 at Area X, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
2 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Andy James, a grenadier with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Leopold, Ind., disinfects his protective gear after a chemical attack during the division's Best Warrior Competition April 22 at Area X, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Mahlet S. Tesfaye, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs.)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Devon A. Setzer, a combat engineer with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Portland, Ore., gives a NBC 1 report after a chemical attack during the division's Best Warrior Competition April 22 at Watts Field, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
3 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Devon A. Setzer, a combat engineer with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Portland, Ore., gives a NBC 1 report after a chemical attack during the division's Best Warrior Competition April 22 at Watts Field, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Spc. Mahlet S. Tesfaye, 25th Inf. Div. Public Affairs.) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Colin Whyte, a health care NCO with 2nd Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division (top), and a native of Barkhamsted, Conn., observes and reports enemy activity during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
4 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Colin Whyte, a health care NCO with 2nd Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division (top), and a native of Barkhamsted, Conn., observes and reports enemy activity during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Tim Meyer, 25th Inf. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Spc. Rocky Vires, a sniper with 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Scottsburg, Ind., engages a hostile enemy combatant with his bayonet during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
5 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Rocky Vires, a sniper with 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Scottsburg, Ind., engages a hostile enemy combatant with his bayonet during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Tim Meyer, 25th Inf. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Spc. Andy James, a grenadier with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Leopold, Ind., gives first aid during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
6 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Andy James, a grenadier with Company B, 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Leopold, Ind., gives first aid during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Tim Meyer, 25th Inf. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Colin Whyte, a health care NCO with 2nd Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division (top), and a native of Barkhamsted, Conn., plots an azimuth for land navigation during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
7 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Colin Whyte, a health care NCO with 2nd Battalion, 11th Field Artillery Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division (top), and a native of Barkhamsted, Conn., plots an azimuth for land navigation during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Spc. Mahlet S. Tesfaye, 25th Inf. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Devon A. Setzer, a combat engineer with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Portland Ore., fires an M-4 rifle during the division's Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, April 20. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
8 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Devon A. Setzer, a combat engineer with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Portland Ore., fires an M-4 rifle during the division's Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, April 20. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Spc. Jazz Burney, 3rd Brigade Combat Team Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Matthew F. Girard, a rifle squad leader with C Company, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Cambridge, Ind., fires an M-4 rifle during the division's Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, April 20. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
9 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Matthew F. Girard, a rifle squad leader with C Company, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Cambridge, Ind., fires an M-4 rifle during the division's Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, April 20. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Spc. Jazz Burney, 3rd Brigade Combat Team Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
Spc. Chelsea Schievenin, a bandsman with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, and a native of La Grange, Ky., runs two miles during the Army Physical Fitness Test, part of the division's Best Warrior Competition April 20 at Watts Field, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
10 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Chelsea Schievenin, a bandsman with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, and a native of La Grange, Ky., runs two miles during the Army Physical Fitness Test, part of the division's Best Warrior Competition April 20 at Watts Field, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Spc. Mahlet Tesfaye, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Devon A. Setzer, a combat engineer with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Portland, Ore., answers questions during a board appearance, part of the division's Best Warrior Competition April 19 at the Main Post Conference Room, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, and completing common Soldier tasks.
11 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Devon A. Setzer, a combat engineer with Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 25th Special Troops Battalion, 25th Infantry Division, and a native of Portland, Ore., answers questions during a board appearance, part of the division's Best Warrior Competition April 19 at the Main Post Conference Room, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, and completing common Soldier tasks. (Photo Credit: Spc. Mahlet Tesfaye, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office) VIEW ORIGINAL
Spc. Rocky Vires, a sniper with 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division (top), and a native of Scottsburg, Ind., gives a media interview during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board.
12 / 12 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Spc. Rocky Vires, a sniper with 1st Battalion, 14th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division (top), and a native of Scottsburg, Ind., gives a media interview during the 25th Inf. Div.'s Best Warrior Competition on Schofield Barracks, April 22. Soldiers and Noncommissioned Officers representing their units performed a variety of events during the competition held April 19-22, including taking an Army Physical Fitness Test, reflexive firing an M-4 rifle, completing common Soldier tasks, and appearing before a board. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Tim Meyer, 25th Inf. Div. Public Affairs) VIEW ORIGINAL