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79th on the Search for Best Warrior

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 12-16, 2017.
Spc. Kenny Ochoa, a watercraft operator with the 481st Transportation Company, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, Ochoa was named one of the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Kenny Ochoa, a watercraft operator with the 481st Transportation Company, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp ...More
Spc. Justin Rafferty, a petroleum supply specialist with the 910th Quartermaster Company, plot points on a map during the Land Navigation Course portion of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Justin Rafferty, a petroleum supply specialist with the 910th Quartermaster Company, plot points on a map during the Land Navigation Course portion of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted thei ...More
Sgt. Brandon Blue, a horizontal construction engineer with the 786th Quartermaster Company, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Brandon Blue, a horizontal construction engineer with the 786th Quartermaster Company, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competi ...More
Sgt. Carlos Garcia Velasquez, a human resources specialist with the 90th Sustainment Brigade, looks at a map during the Land Navigation Course portion of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Carlos Garcia Velasquez, a human resources specialist with the 90th Sustainment Brigade, looks at a map during the Land Navigation Course portion of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their ...More
Sgt. Carlos Garcia Velasquez, a human resources specialist with the 90th Sustainment Brigade, looks at a map during the Land Navigation Course portion of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Carlos Garcia Velasquez, a human resources specialist with the 90th Sustainment Brigade, looks at a map during the Land Navigation Course portion of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their ...More
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers run down a dirt path during the 5k challenge event of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers run down a dirt path during the 5k challenge event of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Bes ...More
Sgt. Brandon Blue, a horizontal construction engineer with the 786th Quartermaster Company, high crawls during the 5k challenge event of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Brandon Blue, a horizontal construction engineer with the 786th Quartermaster Company, high crawls during the 5k challenge event of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior ...More
Spc. Justin Rafferty, a petroleum supply specialist with the 910th Quartermaster Company, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Justin Rafferty, a petroleum supply specialist with the 910th Quartermaster Company, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competiti ...More
Staff Sgt. Kenneth Chefan, a transportation management coordinator with the 535th Movement Control Team, enters and clears rooms during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, Chetan was named one of the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Staff Sgt. Kenneth Chefan, a transportation management coordinator with the 535th Movement Control Team, enters and clears rooms during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior ...More
Sgt. Felix Garcia, a financial management technician with the 311th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Felix Garcia, a financial management technician with the 311th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warr ...More
Sgt. Brandon Blue, a horizontal construction engineer with the 786th Quartermaster Company, conducts a 6.2-mile ruck march during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th Sustainment Support Command at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Brandon Blue, a horizontal construction engineer with the 786th Quartermaster Company, conducts a 6.2-mile ruck march during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th Sustainment Support Command at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their ...More
Spc. Charles Cherry, a paralegal specialist with the 79th Sustainment Support Command, aligns a group of Soldiers for a drill and ceremony event during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Charles Cherry, a paralegal specialist with the 79th Sustainment Support Command, aligns a group of Soldiers for a drill and ceremony event during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 20 ...More
Sgt. Carlos Garcia Velasquez, a human resources specialist with the 90th Sustainment Brigade, conducts sit-ups during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Carlos Garcia Velasquez, a human resources specialist with the 90th Sustainment Brigade, conducts sit-ups during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Cam ...More
Spc. Mitchell Willyard, a human resources specialist with the 620th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, conducts a 6.2-mile ruck march during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Mitchell Willyard, a human resources specialist with the 620th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, conducts a 6.2-mile ruck march during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best ...More
Spc. Charles Cherry, a paralegal specialist with the 79th Sustainment Support Command, conducts a 6.2-mile ruck march during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Charles Cherry, a paralegal specialist with the 79th Sustainment Support Command, conducts a 6.2-mile ruck march during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition ...More
Spc. Mitchell Willyard, a human resources specialist with the 620th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, writes an essay during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th Sustainment Support Command at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Mitchell Willyard, a human resources specialist with the 620th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, writes an essay during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th Sustainment Support Command at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2 ...More
Spc. Kenny Ochoa, a watercraft operator with the 481st Transportation Company, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, Ochoa was named one of the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Justin Rafferty, a petroleum supply specialist with the 910th Quartermaster Company, plot points on a map during the Land Navigation Course portion of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Brandon Blue, a horizontal construction engineer with the 786th Quartermaster Company, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Carlos Garcia Velasquez, a human resources specialist with the 90th Sustainment Brigade, looks at a map during the Land Navigation Course portion of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Carlos Garcia Velasquez, a human resources specialist with the 90th Sustainment Brigade, looks at a map during the Land Navigation Course portion of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
U.S. Army Reserve Soldiers run down a dirt path during the 5k challenge event of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Brandon Blue, a horizontal construction engineer with the 786th Quartermaster Company, high crawls during the 5k challenge event of the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 6, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Justin Rafferty, a petroleum supply specialist with the 910th Quartermaster Company, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Staff Sgt. Kenneth Chefan, a transportation management coordinator with the 535th Movement Control Team, enters and clears rooms during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, Chetan was named one of the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Felix Garcia, a financial management technician with the 311th Expeditionary Sustainment Command, subdues a "high value target" during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 5, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Brandon Blue, a horizontal construction engineer with the 786th Quartermaster Company, conducts a 6.2-mile ruck march during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th Sustainment Support Command at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Charles Cherry, a paralegal specialist with the 79th Sustainment Support Command, aligns a group of Soldiers for a drill and ceremony event during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Sgt. Carlos Garcia Velasquez, a human resources specialist with the 90th Sustainment Brigade, conducts sit-ups during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Mitchell Willyard, a human resources specialist with the 620th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, conducts a 6.2-mile ruck march during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Charles Cherry, a paralegal specialist with the 79th Sustainment Support Command, conducts a 6.2-mile ruck march during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th SSC at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)
Spc. Mitchell Willyard, a human resources specialist with the 620th Combat Sustainment Support Battalion, writes an essay during the Best Warrior Competition hosted by the 79th Sustainment Support Command at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 4, 2017. 

The U.S. Army Reserve's 79th Sustainment Support Command hosted their 2017 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Pendleton, Calif., May 3-6. The Best Warrior Competition seeks out the best candidate that defines a U.S. Army Soldier by testing Soldiers physically and mentally. The competition consisted of one enlisted Soldier and one noncommissioned officer from four separate one-star commands, which fall underneath the command and control of 79th SSC. At the conclusion, one Soldier and one NCO were named the 79th SSC Best Warriors and will represent the command in the U.S. Army Reserve Best Warrior Competition held at Fort Bragg, N.C., June 4-10, 2017. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Heather Doppke/released)