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Local Winners in Free Throw Contest
Issue Date: February 8, 2017
Lena-Russell Glime, Grand Knight of the Lena Knights of Columbus announced winners of the local Free Throw contest held at Lena High School on Jan. 29. The winners will now compete at the district contest on Feb. 12 at Lena High School. Registration will begin at 1 p.m. and the competition will start at 1:30 p.m. Winners from Coleman, Lena, Marinette, Oconto, and Oconto Falls, will compete to advance to the Diocesan Contest in DePere.
In the boys contest, Tyler Shallow was the winner in the 9 year age bracket and Tyler Hodkiewicz took second. The 10 old boys contest only had one contestant and Evan Vander Zander was the winner.
The 11 year old bracket was won by Sam Gard and Wyatt Dean took second place.
Logan Shallow had no competition but did an excellent job and will advance. He advanced to the state contest last year.
Mathew Younger was the winner in the 13 year old bracket and will advance. There were no boys in the age 14 bracket.
In the girls contest, there were no contestants in the 9, 10, 11, and 12 age brackets. Kennedy Marquardt was the winner in the 13 year age bracket and Leah Dean will compete in the 14 year old age bracket.