Alumna wins "Best Warrior" competition
Alumna named 'Soldier of the Year' in Best Warrior Competition
three grueling days earlier this month at Fort Bragg, N.C., 2011 alumna
Courtney Harcourt was named one of two winners of the Southeast Medical
Area Readiness Support Group's "Best Warrior Competition." The
competition tested military skills, physical ability and individual
endurance. Harcourt, a combat medic in Nashville, Tenn., will now
advance to the next level of competition in Montana.
Harcourt (during competition, left) was named Soldier of the Year in the
competition at the Brig. Gen. William S. McArthur U.S. Army Reserve
Center. Another competitor, Staff Sgt. Jeremy A. Maglott, was named
Noncommissioned Officer of the Year. The two winners will now compete in
the Army Reserve Medical Command’s Best Warrior Competition Feb. 22 to
28 at Fort William H. Harrison in Montana.
Harcourt, 24, is from O’Fallon, Mo., and is assigned to Headquarters and
Headquarters Company, SEMARSG in Nashville, Tenn. She is a medical
assistant with the Clarksville Pain Institute in Clarksville, Tenn.
January's competition had many elements, including a written exam, a
road march, an Army physical fitness test, marksmanship, land
navigation, an urban orientation course, as well as various "mystery
Photo, above, right: Harcourt (front, center) with other winners of
the 2014 Southeast Medical Area Readiness Support Group's Best Warrior
Competition:after the three-day competition at Fort Bragg, N.C. Harcourt
and Staff Sgt. Jeremy Maglott (front left) will advance to compete in
the Army Reserve Medical Command's Best Warrior Competition at Fort
William H. Harrison in Montana next month.
(U.S. Army photos by Staff Sgt. Eric W. Jones/Released)
Read more about Harcourt's win here.