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Corn Ducky Derby Sets Record In Fundraising


Plenty of people were on hand this Saturday at the 26th annual Corn Ducky Derby in Suggett Park.

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There were also plenty of ducks in the creek! A record number of ducks were floated this year, with a 1000 coming from the Ithaca Rotary Club.

The Cortland Community Service club tells us they floated exactly 8500 ducks and raised $41,500 for local youth programming.

They also thank the community in making this year such a record breaking success.

List of Winners:

And the $2500 winner is…
1. Tracey Cartland from Truxton, with her duck Groot!!

The $100 winners are:
2. Ron Porter, Homer, Ron&Susan
3. Teagin Fitch, Moravia, Minnie Mouse
4. Henry Sabella, Hastings-On-Hudson, Yellow Boy
5. Jack & Nancy Musci, Cortland, Secretariat
6. Joann Wickman, Cortland, Lisa
7. Chris Pecone, Cortland, Dr. Pecone
8. Andrew Partigianoni, Cortland, Barzal
9. Kayla Comfort, Cortland, [redacted!]
10. Jenifer Tinker, Cortland, 52

The $50 winners are:
11. Marv Hallstead, Homer, Brandon
12. Lenny Rosekrans, Homer, Brady
13. Mark Triolo, Cortland, Lucky 7
14. Don McEvoy, Cortland, Gracie
15. Doug Kenyon, Cortland, DK1

The $25 winners are:
16. Forrest Young, Cortland, David
17. Bruce Gilbert, Cortland, Daisy Duck
18. Elaine Smith, Cortland, Gracie
19. Gregory Cassiano, Islip Terrace, Eddy Feather
20. Elise Taylor, Brentwood, TN, Toots

The last place winner of $10 is Alex Blakeslee, Owego, Pig

Quack Quack. The Cortland Community Service Club’s Duck Derby To Set Record Tomorrow

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