Pit spitter retains title

Kim Russell was able to successfully defend her cherry pit spitting title this week at the Naramata market.

A decorated Kim Russell lets fly with a shot to defend her title as the Naramata market cherry pit spitting champion during a heated competition Wednesday. She needed extra ends to win the event after finishing in a tie with Adam Silvers of Minnesota after regulation spits.

A decorated Kim Russell lets fly with a shot to defend her title as the Naramata market cherry pit spitting champion during a heated competition Wednesday. She needed extra ends to win the event after finishing in a tie with Adam Silvers of Minnesota after regulation spits.