The 1st Annual Knights of Columbus St. Simon Council Free Throw Championship was held Sunday, January 20 at 6 p.m. in the Sims Center on the campus of St. Simon the Apostle Parish in Indianapolis.
The following competitors advanced to the District competition.
- Girls 10 yr. old – Ella Hagenow
- Boys 10 yr. old – Jake Foos
- Boys 11 yr. old – Zach Lewis
- Boys 13 yr. old – Robby Beckman
- Boys 14 yr. old – Will Hagenow
The district competition will be held at the Sims Center on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 6 p.m. Winners will advance to the regional competition in Greenwood.
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 K of C international headquarters based on scores from the state-level competitions. All boys and girls 10 to 14 years old 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.