Summarized by the Alliance for Fort Gordon
Published July 15, 2022
Four days of battling sand, red clay, ants and the hot Georgia sun tested Soldiers physically, as the 2022 Cyber Protection Brigade Best Squad Competition challenged them mentally, June 7-10 on Fort Gordon, Georgia.
Eleven Soldiers battled for Noncommissioned Officer of the Year, Soldier of the Year, and the Best Squad to represent CPB at the U.S. Army Cyber Command Best Squad Competition in August.
Staff Sgt. Olivia Benford, Headquarters and Company A, 1st Cyber Battalion, emerged as top NCO, while Spc. Jason Hernandez, assigned to the same unit, earned billing as the best Soldier.