The W. W. Adcock Award of Excellence recently went to USA Pools, based in Avalon, N.J. The presenter, W. W. Adcock Inc., is a pool supply distributor headquartered in Huntingdon Valley, Pa. It bestows this award annually on an individual or company that exemplifies the characteristics of its founder, Woodrow Wilson Adcock: integrity, honesty, fairness and generosity. USA Pools, established in 1989 by Tom Braun, was selected out of hundreds of pool companies from Pennsylvania to Virginia because it embodies the spirit of this award.