NATIONAL DRILL COMPETITION

COLONEL GEORGE A. STONE
CAP TROPHY 1948-1959

YEAR LOCATION CITY STATE WINNER TEAM COMMANDER
1948 Mitchell, AFB Long Island NY New York Wing C/Sgt George Cohn
1949 Lowry AFB Denver CO New Jersey Wing C/Sgt Arthur Barton
1950 Lowry AFB Denver CO Utah Wing
1951 Andrews AFB Prince George's Co MD New York Wing C/Capt I. B. Abrams
1952 Mitchell, AFB Long Island NY Puerto Rico Wing C/Capt Jorge Montalvo
1953 Mitchell, AFB Long Island NY New York Wing C/Capt Andrew O'Rourke
1954 Minneapolis-St. Paul AFB Minneapolis MN Puerto Rico Wing C/Capt Francisco Toled
1955 Clinton County AFB Wilmington OH Puerto Rico Wing C/Capt Samuel Colon
1956 Amarillo AFB Amarillo TX Utah Wing C/Lt Roy Cundick
1957 Rockefeller Center New York NY Hawaii Wing C/Capt David P. Kalani
1958 Rockefeller Center New York NY New York Wing C/Capt Henry Olynik
1959 Rockefeller Center New York NY Hawaii Wing C/Capt David P. Kalani

No Trophy Named

1960  USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO Colorado Wing C/MSgt Barbara Sell
1961 USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO Colorado Wing C/Lt Barbara Sell
1962 USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO Michigan Wing C/Douglas C. Roach
1963 USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO Michigan Wing C/Daniel Weaver
1964 USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO Texas Wing C/Alex Rocha
1965 USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO Michigan Wing C/Martin Smith

The final National Drill Competition under the original Drill rules was held in 1965. The efforts of the National Commanders Committee on Cadet Programs (1971 to1975) was instrumental in reestablishing and developing the National Cadet Competition, which besides Drill and Inspection added Physical Fitness, and knowledge of Aerospace Education to it curriculum.Originally it was to be called the National Cadet Olympics and later renamed in 1975 to the National Cadet Competition. The first was held in Dallas Texas 1974.

1974 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL North Carolina Wing  
1975 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Texas Wing  
1976 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Georgia Wing C/Capt Tim Dearman
1977 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Georgia Wing C/Mark Bebo

The following information is provided by Col LenBlascovich,CAP, Civil Air Patrol's National Historian:

In 1978 the CAP-USAF Commander,Brigadier General Paul E. Gardner, USAF, in a memorandum recommended the use of Civil Air Patrol Corporate funds in the amount of $1,000 to rename and establish the USAF Chief of Staff Sweepstakes Award Trophy as recognition of the national champions.The National Executive Committee of CAP approved on 4 March 1978.

The Air Force Chief of Staff at the time (July 1,1974 to June 20, 1978), General David C. Jones, USAF, approved of this award and authorized it in the name of all Air Force Chiefs of Staff on 26 April 1978. 

1978 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL North Carolina Wing C/Col William McGalliard
1979 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL North Carolina Wing C/Capt Hugh W. Carter
1980 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New York Wing C/Lt Michael Spencer
1981 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL California Wing C/Maj Amy Creczyn
1982 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New York Wing C/Capt Hector Marcayd
1983 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Illinois Wing C/Lt Col Drew Savage
1984 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New York Wing C/Capt Mark Springer
1985 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New York Wing C/Capt Domingo Torres
1986 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL California Wing C/
1987 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL California Wing C/Capt Robert Hagberg
1988 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New York Wing C/Lt Col Clement Stewart
1989 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New Jersey Wing C/Capt Darin Ford
1990 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New Jersey Wing C/Col Steven H. Drollinger
1991 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New York Wing C/Col Sayedoul Rahman
1992 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New Jersey Wing C/
1993 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New Jersey Wing C/
1994 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New Jersey Wing  
1995 Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Louisiana Wing  

In 1996, CAP introduced the National Color Guard Competition to coincide with the National Drill Team Competition. These two major events are now part of the National Cadet Competition, where both first place teams receive the Air Force Chief of Staff Sweepstakes Award Trophy. Here are the champions:

YEAR LOCATION CITY STATE WINNER REGION
1996 DT Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Illinois Wing Great Lakes Region
1996 CG Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Oklahoma Wing Southwest Region/
1997 DT Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL New Jersey Wing/ Northeast Region
1997 CG Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Indiana Wing Great Lakes Region
1998 DT* Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL West Virginia Wing Great Lakes Region
1998 CG* Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Louisiana Wing Southwest Region
1999 DT* Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL Louisiana Wing Southwest Region
1999 CG* Maxwell AFB Montgomery AL   Southeast Region

2000 The NCC scheduled for Dec'00 was moved to June '01, so there is no 2000 winner.

2001 DT* USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO Massachusetts Wing Northeast Region
2001 CG* USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO Virginia Wing Middle East Region
2002 DT* USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO New York Wing Northeast Region
2002 CG* USAF Academy Colorado Springs CO Florida Wing Southeast Region
2003 DT* Wright State University Dayton OH Delaware Wing Middle East Region
2003 CG* Wright State University Dayton OH California Wing Pacific Region
2004DT* Wright State University Dayton OH Puerto Rico Wing Southeast Region
2004CG* Wright State University Dayton OH Florida Wing Southeast Region
2005 DT* Udvar Hazy Center Washington DC New York Wing Northeast Region
2005 CG* Udvar Hazy Center Washington DC Florida Wing Southeast Region
2006 DT* Udvar Hazy Center Washington DC Arizona Wing Southwest Region
2006 CG* Udvar Hazy Center Washington DC California Wing Pacific Region
2007 DT* National Museum of the AF Dayton OH Puerto Rico Wing Southeast Region
2007 CG* National Museum of the AF Dayton OH Arizona Wing Southwest Region
2008 DT* Wright State University Dayton OH Florida Wing Southeast Region
2008 CG* Wright State University Dayton OH Arizona Wing Southwest Region
2009 DT* Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum McMinnville OR Utah Wing Rocky Mountain Region
2009 CG* Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum McMinnville OR New York Wing Northeast Region
2010 CG* Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum McMinnville OR Florida Wing Southeast Region
2010 DT* Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum McMinnville OR Utah Wing Rocky Mountain Region
2011 CG* Wright State University Dayton OH California Wing Pacific Region
2011 DT* Wright State University Dayton OH Puerto Rico Southeast Region

* click on the links to see individual event results for competitions after 1998.

 

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