First place winners in Sunday’s free throw shooting contest were, front from left, Tilly Foote, Destry Oxford, Lucas Fries, Tristan Jablonski, back from left, Carson Terryberry, Ellie Lechtenberg, Faith Hauxwell and Easton Fries. (Johnson Publications photo)

Evan Tomky eyes the basket as he takes a shot in the 12-year-old division at Sunday’s contest. (Johnson Publications photo)

Winners advance in free throw contest sponsored by Knights

    Eight youths are on their way to the next level of competition in the Knights of Columbus sponsored free throw shooting contests.
    The Imperial Knights hosted the local contest Sunday at the CCS auxiliary gym, which drew 13 participants.
    Youths were challenged to shoot their best of 15 free throws. Boys and girls competed in separate divisions for nine to 14-year-olds.
    First place winners will move on to the district contest at the school in Wauneta on Sunday, Feb. 17, at 12:30 p.m. Winners at districts move on to regionals and possibly the state contest.

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