Sea Scouts from Sea Scout Ship Marvin Shields received the Chief Seattle Council’s Hiltner Award trophy at a Feb. 8 ceremony in Seattle.
Pictured, from left to right, are Jared Minard, Kyle Nedblake, Connor Logue-Burnette, Jonathan Scott, Ozzy Minard, Michael Rogers, Luna Hutchin, Chet Epperson and John Dillanger.
The trophy, along with a $500 cash award, is awarded annually to the best all-around ship in the council.
According to a press release, this is the first time that a ship from outside Seattle has won the award.
The SSS Marvin Shields is a 30-foot 1978 Bayliner Buccaneer sailboat sponsored by the Port Angeles Yacht Club.
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