Adelei LeFebvre and Landon Schlieper topped their section of the annual free throw contest put on by Grangeville Elks Lodge No. 1825. LeFebvre, GEMS, and Schlieper, Clearwater Valley, headed the 12-13 year-olds portion of the event held Dec. 14 at GEMS.

Addison Vanderwall, GEMS, and Tate Schumacher, GEMS, topped the 10-11 age group. Poppy Harper, Riggins, and Max McGregor, GEMS, topped the 8-9 section.

Each year, the Elks Hoop Shoot advances girls and boys ages 8-13 to a national event to be held this spring, with this year’s first-placers from local schools qualifying for district competition Jan. 25 at Jenifer Junior High School in Lewiston.

Top three placings were as follows.

Boys 8-9

1, Max McGregor (GEMS); 2, Colt School (SPPS); 3, Koyle Jones (Prairie).

Girls 8-9

1, Poppy Harper (Riggins); 2, Autumn Long (GEMS); 3, Haidyn Wolter (SPPS).

Boys 10-11

1, Tate Schumacher (GEMS); 2, Krew DeGroot (Kamiah); 3, Slater Carson (Nezperce).

Girls 10-11

1, Addison Vanderwall (GEMS); 2, Rylee Walters (Riggins); 3, Hailey Hanson (Prairie).

Boys 12-13

1, Landon Schlieper (CV); Dylan Miller (SPPS); 3, Jack Engledow (Kamiah).

Girls 12-13

1, Adelei LeFebvre (SPPS); 2, Megan Meyers (CV); 3, Kaylie Lockett (P).

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.