Children ages 9 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level competition for the 2017 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship starting 9 a.m. Saturday at Hernandez Middle School in Round Rock.
The Free Throw Championship is sponsored annually, with winners progressing through local, district state competitions. International champions are announced by the Knights of Columbus International Headquarters based on scores from the state-level competitions.
Children compete in their respective age divisions. Last year more than 120,000 sharpshooters participated in over 3,600 local competitions.
All contestants on the local level are recognized for their participation in the event. Participants are required to furnish proof of age and written parental consent. For entry forms or additional information contact Jesse Pedraza at 956-459-9763 or email email@example.com.
The Knights of Columbus is an international Catholic family fraternal service organization with over 1.8 million members in 14,500 local councils.
— Knights of Columbus news release