REGIONAL: Decatur washer pitching tourney winners named

Thaine Lasser and Dylan Nation were the winners of the “Put Yo Money Where Yo Mouth Is” washer-pitching tournament last Tuesday at Joe Wheeler Park in Decatur.
Hunter Heathington and Lucas Heathington finished second, and Cade Lamirand and Bryce Elder were third.
This annual event takes place during the Wise County Old Settlers Reunion, and sponsored by the Decatur Area Chamber of Commerce.

Washer pitchers compete in the doubles bracket during the “Put Yo Money Where Yo Mouth Is” tournament, which took place at Joe Wheeler Park in Decatur on June 25. Three years ago, a previous Guinness World Record was set for the largest washer-pitching tournament. The mark has since been broken by an event in Canada. (News photo by Dani Blackburn)