Welcome to Troop 872!

St. Anne School Troop 872


Thank you for visiting Troop 872 Online. This site serves as an informational guide for Scouts and Parents of Troop 872. Please feel free to browse around and contact us with any questions. Troop 872 is located in Laguna Niguel and a member of the El Camino Real District of the Orange County Council, California. Our charter organization is the St. Anne School located at Bear Brand Road, Laguna Niguel,CA 92677. If you are interested in learning more about our new Troop, please contact Scoutmaster Tim Winnngham at: tj.winningham@gmail.com.

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Troop Elections & Parent Meeting this Sunday, November 4th

Posted on Oct 31 2018 - 6:30pm

The Troop will be conducting Elections during our next Troop & Parent Meeting this coming Sunday, November, 4th. Please keep in mind that Scouts who are pursuing  their Star, Life, and Eagle Ranks must serve actively in their troop for 4-6 months terms in one or more of the following positions of responsibility: patrol leader, assistant senior patrol leader, senior patrol leader, troop guide, Order of the Arrow troop representative, den chief, scribe, librarian, historian, quartermaster, bugler, junior assistant Scoutmaster, chaplain aide, instructor, webmaster, or outdoor ethics guide.   

 The next leadership term will begin November 4th and conclude May 5th. Leadership candidates 1) must submit an application (see attached) no later than Nov. 4th;  2) must attend the election meeting on Nov. 4th ; 3) be willing to maintain a high level of participation in all Troop activities during their term; 3) commit to attend the TFC Outing – March 22-24th and Camporee Outing – April 12-14th. Key Four members and Patrol Leaders must also participate in monthly PLC meetings and Pack Bridging Ceremonies in February. Please review the attached PDF for complete scout leadership details and feel free to let me know if you have any further questions or concerns.

ECR District Camporall Itinerary @ Ronald W Caspers Park

Posted on Oct 24 2018 - 7:57pm

Camporall Schedule:


5-8 PM: Arrive, set up camp, troop campfires in designated rings, or off the ground tubs

8 PM: Crackerbarrel - SMs/SPLs

11 PM: Lights out


8 AM: Flags

9-12:00 PM: Session 1

12 PM: Lunch, Trading post open

1-4 PM: Session 2

4-5 PM: Troop open house, Trading post open

8 PM: District Campfire

9-11 PM: Quiet time/troop campfires


8 AM: Flags

8:15-8:45 AM: Scouts Own

9 AM: Break camp

Troop & Parent Meeting on Sunday, Oct. 7th @ 4 PM & Personal Management Merit Badge Session #2 @ 6 PM

Posted on Oct 3 2018 - 8:10pm

Just a friendly reminder that we have our October Troop & Parent Meeting this coming Sunday, Oct 7th from 4-5:30 PM at St. Anne School in the MPR.  Both parent and scout(s) should attend the entire meeting. Scouts should wear their complete Field/Class A uniform including BSA socks and belt. The Personal Managment Merit Badge (Session #2) will follow afterward and begin at 6 PM.

Crystal Cove Backpack Outing - Intro to Backpacking & Trail Cooking on Sept. 29-30

Posted on Sep 25 2018 - 9:20pm

Our Scouts and parents will be formed into the following provisional patrols. Scouts and Scouters with leadership roles next to their name should plan and act accordingly. Please note that we will appoint our SPL upon our arrival on Saturday morning.

CONGRATS to Troop 872's New Eagle Scout - Patrick Szyman!

Posted on Sep 24 2018 - 11:31am

Please join me in congratulating Patrick Szyman for successfully passing his Eagle Board of Review and achieving the Eagle Rank this past Thursday, September 20th.

Patrick, you are the best-of-the best and we’re all very proud you made it to the top!


Life Scout - Evan Heckler Wins the 2018 ECR Camporall Patch Contest!

Posted on Sep 23 2018 - 12:26pm

Please put your hands together for Life Scout, Evan Heckler, for designing the winning 2018 ECR Camporall patch concept.

Thanks for the great effort Evan and way to show your Scout Spirit in representing T872!

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