Elks Hoop Shoot Scheduled Saturday, Dec. 14


Published on December 4 2013 9:40 am
Last Updated on December 4 2013 9:40 am
Written by Millie Lange

The 42nd Annual Elks 'Hoop Shoot" will be held Saturday, December 14 at Effingham High School. Doors open at 11 a.m.

Registration begins at 11 a.m. and shooting starts sharply at noom. Age brackets are 8-9, 10-11, and 12-13 years old as of April 1, 2013. There will only be one winner in each age bracket from each school.

At the Local Elks "Hoop Shoot" in Effingham there will be three trophies in each age group for first, second and third places. Elk Frisbees will  be given to all participants. The best girl and boy free throw shooter of each group will be given a special plaque. Trophies and basketball are on display at the Elks Lodge on South Banker St.

Winners will advance to the Elks District "Hoop Shoot" Contest to be held Sunday January 5 at Pana High School, Pana Sign up will be from noon to 1 p.m. and shooting begins at 1 p.m.

If there are any questions, contact Chairman Lawrence Carie at 217-347-7536 or the Effingham Elks Lodge at 217-342-3636.