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Leechburg Elks Announce Hoop Shoot Winners

Written By: Rosemarie Shea, Leechburg Elks Lodge Secretary
Story Date: January 05, 2009

The Leechburg Elks Lodge 377 held their annual Hoop Shoot on Saturday, January 3rd in the Leechbrg High School Gym. Boys and girls 8-13 years of age participated in three age categories. The First Place Winners in each category are now eligible to participate in the
West Central District Shoot-Off at Homer City High School later this month. The Elks National Foundation sponsors the Hoop Shoot which is a “Drug Free Event” to encourage the nation’s youth in a healthy, drug free life style. This years winners were; Girls 8-9 years old; First
Place, Daesha Summers, Runner-up, Makenzie Fello; Girls 10-11 years old, First Place, Megan Grzybek, Girls 12-13, First Place Christina Grzybek; Boys 8-9 years old; First Place, Corey Kerecz, Runner up, Tyler Leech; Boys 10-11 years old; First Place, Ryan Roberts, Runner-up,
Abe Gibson; Boys 12-13 years old; First Place, Alex Sipolino, Runner-up, Wesley Gibson.. The Lodge thanks Leechburg High School for use of the Gym and equipment, and all of the volunteers who assisted to make this event a success.


Submitted by
Rosemarie Shea, Lodge Secretary
Leechburg Elks Lodge 377
228 Market Street
Leechburg, PA 15656
daytime phone; 724 295-4816
evenings 724 842-8071
mail; rshea@earthlink.net

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