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Woodsmen team captures title at 2013 Timberbeast event at Virginia Tech

3/6/2013 —

The Penn State Mont Alto Woodsmen Team captured first place at the 2013 Timberbeast competition hosted by the Virginia Tech Forestry Club. Nine teams competed at the event: Virginia Tech, North Carolina State, University of Tennessee, Penn State, West Virginia University, Warren Wilson, and Haywood Community College. The competition's 15 physical and academic events included wildlife and wood identification, photogrammetry, and orienteering, team log roll, crosscut, speed chop, and chain saw.

The Mont Alto Woodsmen will compete next at the Mid-Atlantic Woodsmen’s Meet at Haywood Community College in Clyde, NC, on April 13-14, 2013.

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