Penn State Mont Alto will host the 10th Annual Mid-Atlantic Woodsmen's Meet on Saturday, April 16. The event will feature the Mont Alto Woodsmen team and four other college teams from our region, including Montgomery and Haywood Community Colleges from North Carolina, Allegany College of Maryland, and Pennsylvania College of Technology.
The events start at 8 a.m. and will run through 5 p.m.; they include the team log roll and pulp toss, axe throw, pole climb, chain saw, single buck, and more. One athlete from each participating team will be chosen to go head-to-head in Sunday's STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Collegiate Series qualifier.
- Event Schedule
- Slide Show
- Event Contact: Craig Houghton, firstname.lastname@example.org, 717-749-6239
- Media Contact: Kristie Fry, email@example.com, 717-749-6112
Photo caption: Penn State Mont Alto alumnus Tim Benedict competing at the STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Collegiate Series qualifier last season. Benedict won the Mid-Atlantic regional event and went on to represent Mont Alto at the STIHL® TIMBERSPORTS® Championships at the Oregon State Fair last August. (photo courtesy of STIHL®)