2019 Freethrow Contest winners
DISTRICT FREE THROW CHAMPIONS ANNOUNCEMENT
Knights of Columbus Crown IL District #70 Free Throw Champions
Contact: Darrell Roll, 217-632-0198
Ten boys and girls from Petersburg area, ages 9 to 14, were named District Champions of the 2019 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship and have earned the right to compete at the Regional level contest. Each took home a Champion Medallion.
Sangamon Valley Council 5754 in Petersburg and Craig Reincke hosted the District competition at PORTA with District Deputy Robert Bentel, IL District #70, as the event sponsor.
The event for the district championship concluded on 2 February at PORTA HS when the 9, 10, 11 year-old competitors shot 25 free throws and the winners were awarded their medallion.
The hosts and Champions are featured in the 1st photo, left to right: GK Chuck Muller, Knight Chuck Fagan, winners Lane McAnally, Jett Karrick, Regan Heubner, Carson Rutherford, Emma Harris and host DD Rob Bentel.
The 12-14 year-olds competed earlier and are featured in the 2nd photo, left to right: with Knight Aaron Kuehl, and the Champions Karlie Hoke, Hailey Brown, Mitchell Horn, Ryan Bettis, and Krayton Reincke. Congratulation to our 10 District Free Throw Champions!
All ten Champions will compete at the Knights of Columbus Regional Free Throw Contest - March 10, 2019 at the New Berlin Elementary School. Doors will open at 12:00 pm and the competition will start at 12:30 pm. Regional winners will be eligible to compete at the State level contest.