Knights of Columbus to sponsor youth free throw

All boys and girls ages 10 to 14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2009 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship. The local competition will be Saturday, Jan. 31 at 2 p.m. in the Newcomerstown High School gymnasium.

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 151,000 players participated in over 3,100 local competitions.

For more information, call Greg Bowman at 498-5570.