DUCK, DUCK, car! Running of the duck winners announced

Image: Boys and Girls Club

This year’s Great Acadiana Running of the Ducks was pretty amazing with 36,000 ducks entering  the race!

Acadiana Mazda donated the grand prize,  a new Mazda 3.  Other sponsors included Capital One Bank, Gulf Coast Bank, Red’s, Lee Michaels Jewelry, Robert M’s, Classic Auto Spa, Ambassador Carwash, AT&T, LaZBoy Furniture, Aaron’s Rental Center, Burgersmith, & Sonic.

Proceeds from the race beneift the local Boys & Girls Clubs locations in Acadiana including Lafayette, Opelousas, Abbeville, & New Iberia.

14 lucky people won prizes and thousands more helped out with a good cause.

Top prize – a 2016 Mazda 3 – goes to Amy Perrin – Broussard, La.

Other winners include:

2nd prize:  $1,000 savings bond from Capital One;  Amy Perrin – Broussard, La.

3rd prize: Shape up with a single year regular play membership from Red Lerille’s Health & Racquet Club; Natalie Dunigan – Delcambre, La.

4th prize:  Custom Jewelry from Lee Michaels; Kimberly Bessard – Abbeville, La.

5th prize: Custom Jewelry from Armentors Jewelry; Karmichael Dunbar – Opelousas, La.

6th prize:  Pamper yourself with $100 per month in services from Robert M’s;  Lester Roy, Lafayette, LA

7th prize:   $500 Visa gift card from Classic Auto Spa – Huong Nguyen – Lafayette, La.

8th prize:  One diplomat car wash each week for a year from Ambassador Car Wash. Jamie Broussard – Abbeville, La.

9th prize:  Samsung phone and tablet bundle from AT&T; Linda Duhon – Maurice, La.

10th prize: LG phone and tablet bundle from AT&T; Letha Briggs – Lafayette, La.

11th prize: $500 gift card from La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries; Paul Lebleu – Lafayette, La.

12th prize: 49″ Magnavox TV from Aaron’s Furniture; Tammy Wilson – New Iberia, La.

13th prize:  One meal a week for a year – burger, fries and soft drink or sweet tea from Burgersmith; Jowanna Williams – Lafayette, La.

14th prize:  One free drive-in-combo weekly for a year from Sonic Restaurant; Harry Darce – Youngsville, La.

Congratulations to all the winners!



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