Six Bryan County students went to Ada on Jan. 4th to shoot in Elks annual free throw contest. Three students qualified at the Durant Elks Lodge local contest. 1600 students in Bryan County shot free throws to try to qualify for the Southeast District shoot out in Ada.
First place winners will advance to state contest in Sapula, Ok. on Feb. 8th, 2014.
All six shooters are listed below and how they finished:
Lexi McDonald of Silo won first place in the 8-9 year old girls division. Cole Reese of Calera in the 8-9 year old boys division. Bodie Smith of Calera won second place in the 10-11 year old boys division and Kendra Ingram of Rock Creek won second place in the 10-11 year old girls division. Tanner Davis of Achille won second place in the 12-13 year old division. Masheli Bully of Calera in the 12-13 year old division.
Lexi McDonald of Silo in the 8-9 year old girls and Tanner Davis of Achille in 12-13 year old boys will go to Sapula to represent Durant Elks Lodge in State Shoot-off. Dave Nankivil is the Durant Elks Hoop Shoot Chairman.