Cub Scout Pack 316 in Avoca held its Pinewood Derby in January. Cub Scouts raced their homemade cars. There were all sorts of cars from sleek retro cars to Angry Birds racing down the 4-lane track. Cub Scout Pack 316 meets at 6 p.m. Thursdays in the former St. Mary's School on Hawthorne Street in Avoca and is open to any boy in first through fifth grade, or ages 6 to 11.
Above, from left, first row, Ryan Turrant, Collin Keogh, Michael Wojtach, John Sudol, Jarret Leach and Jordan Shearer. Second row, Ryan Phillips, Derek Ferri, Blaze Bruneio, Peter Zawierucha and Brandon Miller. Third row, Biagio Manganiello, Logan Bryan, Jason Phillips, Joshua Phillips, Joshua Iovacchini and Jagger Shearer.
At right, the top four racers, from left, Jordan Shearer, first place; Joshua Iovacchini, second place; Peter Zawierucha, third place; and Logan Bryan, fourth place.