Virginia DeMolay Competition Winners
1979
Competition
Winner
Advisor of the Year
Chesterfield (Paul Anderson)
Award of Excellence
Basketball
Claude R. Gaither
Billiards
Brotherhood Award
Ceremony of Light
Lynchburg (Jeff Hannell)
Chapter Proficiency
Chapter RD
Lord Fairfax
Chapter of the Year
John Blair
Chess
Lord Fairfax (Steve Smith)
DeMolay Degree
DeMolay Degree 4th Section
Essay
Kempsville (Kevin Platte)
Flower Talk
Lynchburg (Brent Beasley)
Galloping Gavel [Fall]
Galloping Gavel [Spring]
Galloping Gavel [Summer]
Cmdr W. L. Herndon
Galloping Gavel [Winter]
Humanitarian
John T. Smith
Initiatory Degree
Lord Fairfax
Magnificent 7
Majority Service
Membership Award
Hampton Roads
Most Improved Chapter
Nine O'Clock Interpolation
Oratorical
Occoquan (Jim Williams)
RD Presentation Ceremony
Recognition Pin Ceremony
Rookie of the Year
Shield Talk
Softball
Doric
Sponsoring Body of the Year
State RD
Kempsville (Kevin Platte)
Supporting Body of the Year
Tennis Doubles
Tennis Singles
Lord Fairfax
Volleyball