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Five NR-S locals earn opportunity to move onto the regional free-throw shoot off

The District #13 Knights of Columbus free-throw shoot off was held on Feb. 20, 2022 in Devils Lake. Area winning Knights of Columbus girls' and boys' were invited to the District Free-Throw Shoot Off.

District #13 includes the towns of Devils Lake, Lakota, Carrington and New Rockford.

New Rockford had 10 area winners, girls and boys ages nine through 14, who participated in the shoot off. Each contestant shot 25 free throws. The winners advanced to the regional shoot off in Valley City on Feb. 27. The New Rockford-Sheyenne winners who advanced were Ava Peterson, 14-year-old girls' champ; Jaxon Simon, 10-year-old boys' champ; Jax Demester, 11-year-old boys' champ; Easton Simon, 13-year-old boys' champ; and Shaun Reimche, 14-year-old boys champ.