Community sports briefs
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.