Manila Troop 32 holds Pinewood Derby

Tuesday, March 12, 2013
Weighing in at the Manila Pact 32 Pinewood Derby.

Manila Cub Scout Troop 32 held the annual Pinewood Derby at the Manila Depot Center Thursday evening with a variety of vehicles to race.

The boys had their cars weighed in, inspected and placed on the table for judging and racing. Leaders and volunteers placed the cars on the track for the best two out of three as the winning cars progressed through the tournament.

"We appreciate the turnout and participation in the event," den leader Jessica Warrenfells said.

Ready, set, go.

Winners were: Overall Best of Show -- Aiden Massey; first place, Walker Russell; second place Jaron Hawkins; and third place Hunter Davidson.

Scouts received badges for the Pinewood Derby. The participants took their cars to the district tournament held at St. Bernards on Saturday.

Refreshments were served.

Tiger Cub Scouts are: Jaron Hawkins, Hunter Lee, Aiden Massey, Walker Russell, Lawson Tompkins, and Brent Williams. Wolf Cub Scouts are Jacob Kimble, Landon Massey, Aidan Master and Max Shipley. Bear Cub Scouts are Cody Crouch, Cade McGee and Logan Warrenfells. Webelos are Ben Perry and Byron Stull.

For more information on Cub Scouting in Manila call Jessica at 740-6338 or email The Cub Scout program is open to boys in the first through the fifth grades.

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