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554th Engr. Bn., 14th MP Bde. claim top sports awards

Story and photos by Matt Decker
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mdecker01@springfi.gannett.com
 
Fort Leonard Wood presented its highest sports honors Nov. 14, as the 554th Engineer Battalion claimed the overall Commander’s Cup Trophy, and the 14th Military Police Brigade claimed the post’s Intramural Trophy for the 2017 fiscal year during a special ceremony held at Pershing Community Center.

“If you play every event, you’re going to earn points — and it’s all about earning points,” said Command Sgt. Maj. William Lewis, 554th Engr. Bn. command sergeant major, who accepted the Commander’s Cup award alongside Lt. Col. Christina Cook, 554th Engr. Bn. commander.

Lt. Col. Jason Burke, 14th MP Bde. deputy commander, and Command Sgt. Maj. Michael Weatherholt, 14th MP Bde. command sergeant major, accepted the Intramural Trophy.

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