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CourtesyThe Carson High School freshman boys' basketball team went 8-1 at the State Farm Classic last week in Reno, winning the tournament. Charlie Banfield was named the touranment MVP.

Free throw shooting contest Saturday

Elks National Free Throw Hoop Shoot contest will be held Saturday at Carson Middle School.

Registration begins at 8:30 a.m.

Local winners will have a chance to advance to the district, state, regional and national competitions with the finals being held in Springfield, Mass.

This event is free to all boys and girls ages 8-13. There will be prizes awarded and a barbeque for the competitors and their family members.

For more information, call Vince Caporale, chairman of the event, at 775-787-7888.