The 2019 Cherokee District Pinewood Derby was held May 11 in Reidsville, hosted by Chris Murphy and Pack 320.
Cub Scouts from Rockingham, Caswell and Person counties competed; ranging in age from kindergarten through fifth grade.
The following were winners from Person County:
Overall District Champion
Conner Barwick, Pack 239, Roxboro
First place - Jacob Trippett, Pack 260
Second place - Hayden Chambers, Pack 223, Timberlake
Third place - Luca Rowe, Pack 701
First place - Brycen Campbell, Pack 372
Second place - Ryan Sharlow, Pack 223, Timberlake
Third place - Christopher Douma, Pack 239, Roxboro
First place - Conner Barwick, Pack 239, Roxboro
Second place - Alex Karpenski, Pack 372
Third place - Bill Hall, Pack 320
Arrow of Light winners
First place - Cameron Moore, Pack 540
Second place - Nick Acree, Pack 320
Third place - Noah Brunelle, Pack 223, Timberlake
Prior to the district competition, Scouts held their own local competitions.
Cub Scout Pack 223, chartered by Helena United Methodist Church, held its annual Pinewood Derby April 27. The Cub Scouts built and painted their cars with the assistance of their adult partners.
Pack 223 Pinewood Derby Fastest Car results are:
Lions (Kindergartners) - Hayden Chambers
Tigers (First graders) Tripp Regan
Wolves (2nd graders) Ryan Sharlow
Bears (3rd graders) Logan Seal
Webelos (4th graders) Noah Nobles
Arrow of Lights (5th graders) Noah Brunelle
Best of Show for Cub Scout Pack 223 went to Vincent Johns.
In the Fun Run for the Boy Scouts, parents and siblings, Boy Scout Aiden Walker took first place for the fastest car.