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Shayla Baschke Crowned K of C Youth Regional Free Throw Champion

Thu 2-25-2016

67 girls and boys ages 9 to 14 competed in the 2016 Knights of Columbus Regional Free Throw Championship February 21st  at St. Mary's High School in Remsen.  Milford's Shayla Baschke took home 1st place, earning the right to compete at the state level.  At regionals, the 12 year old Baschke made 18 of 25 consecutive free throws and won an exciting tiebreaker nailing 80% from the line.  She is now eligible to compete in the state competition at Wells Fargo Arena in Des Moines April 2nd, with an eye toward an international championship.