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Elks Hoop Shoot to be held Jan. 11

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Carson Valley student Valerie Blue Horse shows off her trophy last February after placing second at the Nevada State Elks Club Hoop Shoot finals in Hawthorne.Flanking her here are Al Babb and Dee Boskie of the Reno Elks Lodge.
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The Tahoe-Douglas Elks Lodge 2670 will hold its annual Hoop Shoot contest for girls and boys on Jan. 11, 2015 at the Douglas County Community Center gymnasium.

The Sunday contest is set for a 2 p.m. start and open to students ages 8 to 13 years old as of April 1, 2015.

Tennis shoes are mandatory to be worn on the gym floor.

Winners in each of the three age categories will be eligible to compete at the District Hoop Shoot Finals in Reno on Jan. 17. The state finals will be held in Hawthorne on Feb. 7.

The Elks National Championship Contest will be held in Springfield, Mass. on April 16-19.

Call Gary Wendt at (775) 265-6136 for information.

MEFIYI Sports Bash Dec. 29-31

Me-for-Incredible-Youth, Inc. (MEFIYI) will host its Winter Break Sports Bash sports camps for girls and boys ages 6-16 on Dec. 29-31 at the Douglas County Community and Senior Center.

Instruction in basketball, volleyball and speed-track will be available on each of the three days.

The basketball sessions will be held from 10 a.m.-noon, the volleyball sessions from 1-3 p.m. and speed-track sessions from 1-3 p.m.

JoJo Townsell and Suzi Townsell are directing the event. Guest instructors will include Douglas High School coaches and student-athletes.

Call 782-9828 or email jojotownsell83@gmail.com for information.

Sale at Carson Valley GC

Carson Valley Golf Club is holding a holiday sale seven days a week from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Rental club sets are available for purchase from $449. All apparel is 25 percent off, and there are other logo items and accessories on sale, too.

Call 265-3181 for more information.