Sports briefs: Hoop shoot contest scheduled for Dec. 12 |

Sports briefs: Hoop shoot contest scheduled for Dec. 12

Daily Press staff

The Elks Club is again hosting the annual basketball hoop shoot contest, starting at 8 a.m. Dec. 12 at Sandrock Elementary School.

Registration begins at 8 a.m., and the contest begins at 9 a.m. with a chili lunch at the Elks Lodge, 43 W. Victory Way.

Awards will be given out during the lunch for the 8- to 9-year-old group, the 10- to 11-year-olds and the 12- to 13-year-old group.

First-place winners later will travel to Salida to compete for the state hoop shoot contest.

If any participants qualify, they can later travel to Denver to compete at the national level contest. Nationals are at the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, Mass.

The Elks Club funds the trip.

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For more information, call Frank Sadvar at 824-6131 or 620-0874.

Bad Dogs Winter Rumble this weekend

The Craig Bad Dogs youth wrestling team will host the Bad Dogs Winter Rumble starting at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Moffat County High School gym.

Teams from all over the Western Slope will be in attendance, and the cost is $2 to enter.

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