Slideshow: The 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year Competition - Day 3

By Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)June 16, 2010

Staff Sgt. Timothy Sarvis (Fort Knox, Ky.) instructs a Soldier how to march in place during the third day of the week-long 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition at Fort Eustis, Va. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
1 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Staff Sgt. Timothy Sarvis (Fort Knox, Ky.) instructs a Soldier how to march in place during the third day of the week-long 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition at Fort Eustis, Va. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Staff Sgt. Vincent Higgins (Fort Sill, Okla.) finishes the swing, stop and jump obstacle at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
2 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Staff Sgt. Vincent Higgins (Fort Sill, Okla.) finishes the swing, stop and jump obstacle at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Scott Sinclair (98th Reserve Division) navigates the rope bridge at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
3 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Scott Sinclair (98th Reserve Division) navigates the rope bridge at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. 1st Class Philip Richards III (Fort Benning, Ga.) crawls through the tunnel at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course. The obstacle course was the final competitive event for the third day of the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
4 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. 1st Class Philip Richards III (Fort Benning, Ga.) crawls through the tunnel at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course. The obstacle course was the final competitive event for the third day of the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. 1st Class Edwin Hernandez (Fort Jackson, S.C.) climbs to the rope during the wall hanger exercise at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
5 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. 1st Class Edwin Hernandez (Fort Jackson, S.C.) climbs to the rope during the wall hanger exercise at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Staff Sgt. Benjamin Brady (Fort Knox, Ky.) dismantles his M-16 for cleaning during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition at Fort Eustis, Va. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
6 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Staff Sgt. Benjamin Brady (Fort Knox, Ky.) dismantles his M-16 for cleaning during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition at Fort Eustis, Va. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. 1st Class Philip Richards III (Fort Benning, Ga.) leads a group of Soldiers through forming, aligning and dismissing during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition at Fort Eustis, Va. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
7 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. 1st Class Philip Richards III (Fort Benning, Ga.) leads a group of Soldiers through forming, aligning and dismissing during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition at Fort Eustis, Va. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Staff Sgt. Kyle Drube (95th Reserve Division) reminds a Soldier to keep the safety on while inspecting arms during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition at Fort Eustis, Va. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
8 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Staff Sgt. Kyle Drube (95th Reserve Division) reminds a Soldier to keep the safety on while inspecting arms during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition at Fort Eustis, Va. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. 1st Class Edwin Hernandez (Fort Jackson, S.C.) instructs a new Soldier how to properly salute but is soon greeted with another challenge when that Soldier refuses to train at Fort Eustis, Va. Hernandez is one of eight drill sergeants competing for the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year title. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
9 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. 1st Class Edwin Hernandez (Fort Jackson, S.C.) instructs a new Soldier how to properly salute but is soon greeted with another challenge when that Soldier refuses to train at Fort Eustis, Va. Hernandez is one of eight drill sergeants competing for the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year title. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL
Staff Sgt. Melissa Solomon (108th Reserve Division) begins the high-step-over at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va.
10 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Staff Sgt. Melissa Solomon (108th Reserve Division) begins the high-step-over at the Fort Eustis, Va. obstacle course during the 2010 Drill Sergeant of the Year competition. The winner of the Army-level competition will be named on June 18 at Fort Monroe, Va. (Photo Credit: Ms. Carroll Kim (TRADOC)) VIEW ORIGINAL