newselks hoop shoot at the y

Elks Hoop Shoot at the Y


The Waynesboro YMCA is hosting its annual Elks Hoop Shoot Friday night at 7 p.m. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m.

Winners from the YMCA competition will have a chance to advance to the state finals in Charlottesville in February.

The Hoop Shoot free-throw contest is open to boys and girls ages 8-13. Contestant age will be determined by their age as of April 1, 2012.

There are six age groups in the competition:

– boys age 8-9

– girls age 8-9

– boys age 10-11

– girls age 10-11

– boys age 12-13

– girls age 12-13

Boys and girls in the 8-9 age category may shoot four feet in front of the regulation foul line.

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