Knights of Columbus Youth Basketball Free Throw Championship
The Columbia Council Youth Basketball Free Throw Championship took place on January 21, 2019. Congratulations to our Council Champions: Logan Schremmer, Avery Stallo, Trent Henke, Caroline Eastman, and Kaden Schremmer.
These Champions will compete with other Champions from Salisbury and Moberly in the District 27 Championship on February 3, 2019 at the Fr. Tolton Catholic High School gym, located at 3351 E. Gans Rd., Columbia, MO. Registration will begin at 12:30 PM and the competition will follow immediately.
The Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship is sponsored annually, with winners progressing through local, district, and state competitions. International champions are announced by the K of C international headquarters based on scores from the state-level competitions. All boys and girls 9 to 14 years old as of January 1, 2019 are eligible to participate and will compete in their respective age divisions. Last year more than 120,000 sharpshooters participated in over 3,600 local competitions.
The Knights of Columbus in an international Catholic family fraternal service organization with over 1.8 million members in more than 15,000 local councils. Last year, Knights donated over 70 million volunteer hours and $170 million to charitable and benevolent causes, sponsoring projects to benefit their church, councils, communities, families and youth.