Scout races featured tight competition
Pack 24 had its annual Cub Scout Pinewood Derby Feb. 28, at the Coulee Community Church.
Seven Cub Scouts, ages 8 to 10 (Tigers, Wolves, and Bears) participated, with a variety of car styles represented. Four race heats yielded close results, with a tie breaker required at the end to determine the winner.
After five tie breaking races between racers Showaway Hunt and James Bird, Showaway came away this year’s Derby Race winner. First- and second-place finishers are eligible to complete in the Okanogon District Pinewood Derby March 17.
Results were as follows: Showaway Hunt, 1st; James Bird, 2nd; Daxton Whiteman, 3rd; Cameryn Wendt, 4th; Isaiah Esperson, 5th; Dylan Wiles, 6th; Landon Krohn, 6th.