Submitted photo
From left, Mason Johnson, Kade Snyder, Olen Morrison, BrenleySkadburg, Miley Oxborrow, Madison Sorenson and Exalted Ruler Alan Lafferty.
Submitted photo
From left, Mason Johnson, Kade Snyder, Olen Morrison, BrenleySkadburg, Miley Oxborrow, Madison Sorenson and Exalted Ruler Alan Lafferty.

The Ely Times

The Ely Elks Lodge is pleased to announce the 47th annual Elks Hoop Shoot Contest.

Three boys and three girls, ages 8 to 13 won the first round of competition in the Elks

National Hoop Shoot Free Throw contest on December 8 and have been named local lodge champions.

Boys 8-9: Olen Morrison of McGill Elementary school.

Girls 8-9: Brenley Skadburg of McGill Elementary school.

Boys 10-11: Kade Snyder of McGill Elementary school.

Girls 10-11: Miley Oxborrow of McGill Elementary school.

Boys 12-13: Mason Johnson of Eureka Elementary school.

Girls 12-13: Madison Sorenson of White Pine Middle School.

First place trophies were awarded to one boy and one girl in each of the three

age categories: ages 8 to 9, 10 to 11 and 12 to 13. The six champions will now

advance to the central district finals at Austin, NV. on January 26, 2019, where

they will compete with other winners from the district.

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.