APRIL 24-25-26, 2009

Our own Troop 45 took home top honors at the recent council camporee held at Choctaw Lake.   Troop 45, under the leadership of Senior Patrol Leader Thomas McBroom, brought home five first-place ribbons, four second-place ribbons, and two third-place ribbons.

The troop also brought home the Presidential Ribbon, the red, white, and blue ribbon awarded to the best overall troop at the camporee.

Troop 45 served as the ceremonies team for the Order of the Arrow call-out ceremony held during Saturday night’s council campfire.

Camporee honors for Troop 45 included these:

Presidential Ribbon

Uniform Inspection 1st (two ribbons, as two patrols in T45 tied for first place)

Fire Brigade 1st

Pace Count 1st, 2nd

Scout Skills Test 1st, 3rd

Exercise Relay 2nd

Fuzz Stick Relay 3rd

Campsite inspection 2nd