ST. PATRICK’S DAY PARADE | Top finishers
Best band: Steel City Ambassadors, first place; Ursuline High School, second.
Best pipe band: Red Hackle Pipe and Drums.
Best drum line: Boardman High School Drum Line, first; Boys and Girls Club of Youngstown, second.
Best marching unit: Irish Sons of the Confederacy, first; 19th Ohio Volunteer Infantry, second.
Best novelty unit: Beaver Creek Horseman, first; Lucky Llamas 4-H Club, second.
Best color guard: Tri State Detachment 494, first; Mahoning County Sheriff’s Department, second.
Best themed float: Youngstown Police Athletic League, first; Bark Mobile Pet Vet, second.
Best Irish theme: Lucky Charms float.
Best of parade: Theresa Burke School of Irish Dance.
Bill Cleary Award recipient: James P. “Muggsy” McGuinness.
Ockerman Award winner: Bill Leskovec.
2013 Lord Mayor of Kilkenny: Daniel H. Becker.
Source: Robb Kale, parade treasurer