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Twelve youths from the area are moving on to the regional competition in the Knights of Columbus free throw shooting contest after winning their age divisions at the district contest Sunday. The youths were at districts in Imperial after winning the free throw shooting contest in their local communities sponsored by local Knights of Columbus Councils. The regional contest will be held in McCook on Sunday, March 7, at St. Patrick’s Elementary School. Winners there will advance to the state finals. Area youths who won medals at the district competition Sunday, their hometowns and shooting marks were, front from left, Grace Frederick, Trenton, girls age nine, 3-25; Molly Luhrs, Imperial, girls age 10, 10-25; Emily Jones, Benkelman, girls age 11, 13-25; Rebecca Lorens, Stratton, girls age 12, 17-25; Paige Spady, Imperial, girls age 13, 13-25; Anna Bauerle, Imperial, girls age 14, 17-25; back from left, Nathan Auffet, Benkelman, boys age nine, 12-25; Phalen Sanford, Benkelman, boys age 10, 14-25; Derek Sis, Elsie, boys age 11, 17-25; Austin Fay, Grant, boys age 12, 18-25; Jeffrey Dickey, Imperial, boys age 13, 16-25; and Timothy Johnson, Grant, boys age 14, 21-25. (Imperial Republican photo)