Mountain Area basketball players age 9 - 14 are invited to participate in the 2018 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championships, 2 - 4 p.m., Jan. 21 at the Yosemite High School gym..
Tony Tucker is the coordinator for the Eastern Madera County competition.
“There is no fee to participate in the free throw contest and all the shooters will compete in their respective age divisions,” Tucker said.
The Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship is sponsored annually, with winners progressing through local, district, and state competitions. This year the State Finals will be held in Fresno.
The Oakhurst Area Knights of Columbus Council has produced three state free throw champions from the Mountain Area - Alyssa Sayre (2002), Katie Menton (2003) and Samuel Burnheimer (2011).
Tucker explained that in addition to the free throw contest, there will be a 3-point contest for shooters 15 - 18.
Details: Participants are asked to furnish proof of age and written parental consent. For entry forms or additional information contact Tony Tucker, (559) 760-7406.