Little Falls Knights of Columbus free-throw contest under way

The Little Falls Knights of Columbus (KC) free-throw competition has begun and runs through the end of January. Boys and girls ages 10 – 14 as of Jan. 1, 2014 are eligible to participate in the  free contest.

Competitions are now being conducted by participating physical education teachers and school ball and traveling basketball coaches, who can be contacted by those interested in joining.

Medals or trophies are awarded at the district, regional and state levels.

Those advancing to state competition are also offered a $50 prize by Little Falls KC Council 1804.

Participants may only take part in one local competition.

After warm-up shooting, competition consists of shooting three official practice shots, followed by 15 competition shots. The best shooters advance to the next level.

For more information, contact KC chairman Tom Hanowski at 632-8606.