Ely Elks Lodge 1469 is pleased to announce the 42nd annual Elks Hoop Shoot contest!
Three boys and three girls, ages eight to 13 won the first round of competition in the Elks National Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest at White Pine High School on Saturday, Dec. 14 and have been named local lodge champions.
BOYS 8-9: Remington Osburn of McGill
GIRLS 8-9: Haylee Hendrix of Lund
BOYS 10-11: Shea Simon of Ely
GIRLS 10-11: Eva Kingston of Ely
BOYS 12-13: Warren Thierry of Ely
GIRLS 12-13: Sage Dutson of Lund
First place trophies were awarded to one boy and one girl in each of the three age categories: ages 8-9; 10-11 and 12-13.
The six champions will now advance to the district finals at Austin, Nevada on Jan. 18, 2014, where they will compete with other winners from the area.
For more information on the Elks National Hoop Shoot or to learn more about the Elks, visit www.elks.org/hoopshoot or email HOOPSHOOT@elks.org.