8 Year Old Wins District Hoop Shoot
The annual Elks Hoopshoot Competition held its district championship in Chaffee on Saturday, January 9. Blake Barnes, age 8, captured the first place title for the 8-9 age group, shooting 20 out of 25 free-throws. Blake will advance to the state competition in Imperial on February 6.
Blake is pictured with District Chairman of The Elks.