Conexión San Ángelo / Staff report

SAN ANGELO– San Angelo Elks Lodge # 1880 will hold its annual city-wide hoop shoot contest on December 5th at the South Side Boys & Girls Club gym, at 2762 Ben Ficklin. Registration will begin at 6:30 for all age groups. Boys & Girls will compete separately in three age groups; 8-9, 10-11, & 12-13.

One boy and one girl from each age group will advance to the district tournament in San Antonio in late January. The Elks will help the travel expenses for this trip. Winners from the district contest will advance to the state contest in Dallas. State winners will advance to the regional contest, and those winners will advance to the National contest in Chicago in late April. Last year there were two winners from Texas, one was from San Antonio. There are young people in San Angelo that can win this contest, so please get them to this event. 

Parents/Guardians must bring a copy of each participants birth certificate for the registration. For more information please call 325-227-6920.