Finding balance at snow shovel riding contest
By The Tribune-Review
Published: Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
Forty-seven people participated on Saturday in the 50th Beaver County Snow Shovel Riding Championship at Old Economy Park, Economy. The event is sponsored by the Beaver County
Recreation and Tourism Department. Taking first and second place, respectively, were: girls 10 and under, Miranda Syrko, Aliquippa and Taylor Neese, Baden; boys 10 and under, Logan Erickson, Baden and Sam Syrko, Aliquippa; girls 11-17, Marissa Gazda, Baden, and Carrie Freed, Ambridge; boys 11-17, Levi Johnson, Monaca, and Evan Gazda, Baden; adults, 18 and over, Dan Syrko, Aliquippa and George Lucey, Economy; Adults 55 and over, David Gladman, Sewickley, and Jim Eakles, Beaver Falls; modified, Dan Lucey, Economy; most spectacular run, Carrie Freed, Ambridge.
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