The Elks are pleased to announce the 44th annual Elks Hoop Shoot contest.  One boy and two girls, ages 8 to 13 won the second round of competition in the Elks National  Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest at Austin, Nevada on January 30 and have been named district champions.

BOYS 8-9: Nolan Hicks of Eureka awarded second place.

GIRLS 8-9: Kyrianna Thompson of Ely awarded first place.

GIRLS 12-13:  Eva Kingston of Ely awarded first place.

First and second place trophies were awarded to one boy and two girls in each of the three age categories: ages 8 to 9; 10 to 11 and 12 to 13.  Thompson and Kingston will now advance to the NSEA State finals at Hawthorne, Nevada on February 13, where they will compete with other winners from the State of Nevada.  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.

Ken Curto photo Kyrianna Thompson and Eva Kingston.

Ken Curto photo
Kyrianna Thompson and Eva Kingston.