2015-01-17 / Sports

Elks Hoop Shoot free throw contest set for today

The Roxboro Elks will be hosting its annual Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest on Saturday, Jan. 17 at Huck Sansbury Gym. The competition registration will begin at 9 a.m. It is open to youth between the ages of 8-13. Youth wishing to compete may not be 14-years old before April 1, 2015 in order to be eligible.

There are three age groups beginning with 8-9 year olds and competition will be held for both boys and girls and trophies will be awarded. The winners will advance to the district hoop shoot competition which will be held in Roxboro this year for the East Central District.

There are four districts in North Carolina.

The district shoot will be held on Saturday, Jan. 31 at Huck Sansbury Gym.

The winner of the district will move on to the state finals which will be held in Greensboro.

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