By Steve Johnson
The local competition for Council #2478, Knights of Columbus Free Throw contest was held Friday, January 19th at the Corpus Christi gym in Sturgeon Bay. Trophies were given for 1st place, and medals on ribbons for 2nd, and 3rd place. Embroidered patches and certificates were provided to all participants. Age level divisions ran from 9 to 14 years old for boys and for girls.
First place winners, boys division, were Nicholas Fogarty, Eli Jadin, Simon John Dean, Espen Walker and Manav Jandu. First place winners, girls division, were Yarrow Goettelman, Naomi Rikkola, Ashlyn Delfosse and Bailey Rikkola. Eli Jadin was boys high scorer and Ashlyn Delfosse girls high scorer. District competition is at Corpus Christi Gym, 730 West Maple St., Sturgeon Bay on Saturday morning, February 3rd, Registration at 9:30 am and competition at 10:00 sharp.
Local knights, spouses, parents, and volunteers staffed the annual event. The Knights of Columbus thank Father Carl Schmitt and the parish for the use of the gym. Congratulations to the 35 youth and their families that turned out for the fun awards and competition.