Virginia DeMolay Competition Winners
1997
Competition
Winner
Advisor of the Year
Westhampton (J. Seth Spivey, III)
Award of Excellence
Basketball
Roanoke Valley
Billiards
Roanoke Valley (Rick Walters)
Brotherhood Award
Roanoke Valley (John G. Stump, Jr.)
Ceremony of Light
Lord Fairfax (David M. Sellers) / Lynnhaven (Robert C. Shrieves, Jr.)
Chapter Proficiency
Chapter RD
A. Douglas Smith Jr.
Chapter of the Year
Kempsville
Chess
A. Douglas Smith Jr. (Daniel Wells)
DeMolay Degree
Kempsville
DeMolay Degree 4th Section
Essay
Flower Talk
Lord Fairfax (David M. Sellers)
Galloping Gavel [Fall]
Galloping Gavel [Spring]
Galloping Gavel [Summer]
Kempsville
Galloping Gavel [Winter]
Humanitarian
Initiatory Degree
Magnificent 7
Majority Service
Norfolk
Membership Award
Occoquan
Most Improved Chapter
Nine O'Clock Interpolation
Oratorical
RD Presentation Ceremony
Lord Fairfax
Recognition Pin Ceremony
Rookie of the Year
Westhampton (Vaughn Iskanian)
Shield Talk
Kempsville (Jacob Powers)
Softball
Roanoke Valley
Sponsoring Body of the Year
Lynnhaven Lodge #220, A.F. & A.M.
State RD
Roanoke Valley (John G. Stump, Jr.)
Supporting Body of the Year
Grand Chapter of Virginia, Order of the Eastern Star
Tennis Doubles
Cmdr W. L. Herndon (Josef Garcia / Shawn Kelly)
Tennis Singles
Roanoke Valley (Cal Beasley)
Volleyball
Doric