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Elks host Hoop Shoot Saturday

Staff Reports

Boys and girls between the ages of 8 and 13 years old are invited to participate in the annual Elks National Hoop Shoot Contest Saturday at the Douglas County Community & Senior Center.

The Saturday event will start at 9:30 a.m. in the community center gymnasium and is free of charge.

The contest will consist of six age divisions: 8-9 boys and girls, 10-11 boys and girls, as well as 12-13 boys and girls. The six division winners will qualify for the Elks district finals in Reno on Jan. 21. Winners in Reno will go on to state finals in Hawthorne on Feb. 11 and the national finals will be held in Chicago.

Call Gary Wendt at 265-6136 for information.

Sparman, Guidicatti team for win

Jack Sparman and John Guidicatti teamed up for a 55 in the recent Carson Valley Men’s Club tournament.

The format was two-man best ball with a blind partner draw.

Roger Hala and John Pearson shot a 57, Larry Lockwood and Bill Allen were third at 59, and Matt Budjako and Brent Holderman were fourth with a 60.

Closest-to-the-pin winners included Gary Schreiber on No. 1 and Jesus Rey on No. 18.