Jake Silfies and Matt Mikosky, both 12, were hiking during a winter camping trip on Lake Stillwater, Pa., when Matt’s dad fell through the ice.
Listen as Jake, Matt and Matt’s father describe the rescue in a true story of Scouts in Action.
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I would of been so afraid of going under and not being able to find where I came in at!
give him some hot coco!!
man………. that had to be cold…………….. u know they sould change that begining song
awsome dude!I would have freaked out if that happened.
This is so scary because I would not want to get in the water!
i think he did a very good thing.
i would have died laughing if i saw that happen!
Wow! nice job.
it is very nice
You guys are weird!!!
hes awsome i would propaley freeze up i would be so scared!!
that would be freaky!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
i would freak i’d be afraid of hitting my head and dieing
wow you are brave!
That would be pretty scary! I love reading these in the magazines!
The people who saved Matt’s father were pretty brave to do it.
I’ve fell throgh ice before and its not fun.
nice job jake and john were proud of you even in Va. Wtg troop and leaders!
It’s so invigorating to hear the good exploits of the the young men in the Scout Program. Keep up the great work.
He is a cool kid not many kids are brave enough to save lifes
cool, kids like matt and jake are what all boy scouts should be
Awesome…………John and Jake, you should be very proud of each other, as I am of you both !!! You John, for training the scouts so well, and you Jake, for putting into action what you were trained to do. Charles and Matt, to you both, thank God you didn’t lose your cool and remambered all you learned also, because surely that too helped save your lives. Kudos to the whole troop !!!!!!! gram n gramps
kev, thats a great question. ive always wondered about that.
cool matt andjake
Wow incredible! Thats cool. But i hope im never in that situation
Matt was a life saver.
matt is awesome, he is my new boy scout idol
Even if someone makes a rescue and is not a scout, do you still put them in Scouts In Action? Oh and one other thing did you get the peoples permission to put them in S.I.A?
Matt was very very brave. Im glad that the dad is ok.
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