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Free throw contest set for Dec. 8
The local competition for the 41st annual Elks national Hoop Shoot free throw contest for girls and boys ages 8-13, sponsored by the Elks National Foundation, is 9 a.m. Dec. 8 at Shallotte Middle School. Contest winners advance to district competition, and winners advance through state and regional competition before reaching the national finals. For more details, visit www.elks.org/hoopshoot or email email@example.com or contact the Shallotte Elks lodge, Calabash lodge or the Oak Island lodge or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cedric Simmons update
Cedric Simmons started and scored seven points in Enel Brindisi’s 81-71 loss Nov. 25 in an Italian professional basketball league game. Simmons played 21 minutes and blocked two shots and made two steals and grabbed two rebounds. Enel Brindisi is 4-5 and tied for ninth in the 16-team league.