August 14, 2014 – EAA Chairman Jack J. Pelton announced the winners of the 2014 Young Eagles Mustang Raffle Sunday, August 3, at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh. The raffle supports EAA’s Young Eagles program and other youth aviation initiatives.
Scotty Brinson of St. Joseph, Louisiana, was awarded the grand prize of the 2014 Ford Mustang GT Convertible. Brinson said he was in disbelief when he received the news. “My heart was racing,” Brinson said. “I’ve never won anything like this, and I was trying to make sure it was real.”
When asked what his plans are for the convertible, he responded, “I plan to drive it,” Brinson said. “I’ve always been a fan of the Mustang.”
The $5,000 cash prize was claimed by Michael Reid of Maple Lake, Minnesota, and the $2,500 cash prize went to David Bertler of Oneida, Wisconsin.
The convertible was provided courtesy of Ford Motor Company and Kocourek Ford Lincoln in Wausau, Wisconsin.