Boys and girls invited to compete in Garrison

Loretto Council No. 536 is sponsoring the local level of the 2015 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship on Thursday, Jan. 22, at 6:15 p.m. at the Capuchin Youth and Family Ministries Gym, 781 Route 9D, Garrison. Registration will start at 6 p.m. The snow date is Tuesday, Jan. 27.

Boys and girls ages 9 to 14 are invited to compete in their respective age division. Age eligibility is determined by the age of the contestant as of Jan. 1, 2015. There is no cost to participate. Proof of age (birth certificate or other documentation) and written parental consent will be required on the entry form.

The Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship is sponsored annually, with winners progressing through local, district, regional and state competitions. The K of C international headquarters announces international champions based on scores from the state-level competitions. Last year, more than 120,000 sharpshooters participated in over 3,600 local competitions.

For entry forms or additional information, contact Dan Dillon at 845-265-3802 or Youth Director Bob Flaherty at 845-265-3191.

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