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District Free Throw Competition

Contest Events, Volunteers Needed

The 2016 Knights of Columbus District #40 Free Throw Competition is being held as follows:

Sunday, February 21, 2016BB Throw

12:00 pm to 3:00 pm
See schedule below

Our Lady Queen of Peace

1911 Union Valley Road
Hewitt, NJ 07421

The gym is located in the front of the school to the far right.  Since this is a District Free Throw event there will be prearranged shooting times for all competitors.  Please try to be at the gym on at least ten (10) minutes before your scheduled time.

9 year old boys and girls  12:00 pm - 12:30 pm

10 year old boys and girls  12:30 pm - 1:00 pm

11 year old boys and girls  1:00 pm – 1:30 pm

12 year old boys and girls  1:30 pm – 2:00 pm

13 year old boys and girls  2:00 pm- 2:30 pm

14 year old boys and girls  2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

All participants will be expected to shoot during their assigned time and no exceptions will be made.  All winners will receive a District medal and move on to the Regional event in Clifton.

Brother Knights who would like to volunteer at the event can stop by or for additional information about the event, please contact DGK Monty Dellapi via email at

The Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship is sponsored annually, with winners progressing through local, district, and state competitions. International champions are announced by the international headquarters based on scores from the state-level competitions. All boys and girls 9 to 14 years old as of January 1, 2016 are eligible to participate and will 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.

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