First Posted: 2/3/2008
Six boys and girls from Greater Pittston, ages 10 to 14, were named local champions of the 2008 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship and have earned the right to compete at the district level.
President John F. Kennedy Council 372 in Pittston sponsored the local competition at the former Seton Catholic Gymnasium on January 27.
Boys winners were Connor Gaffney, Mike Carey and Ryan Carey. Jessica Casterline, Madison Ashby and Eastin Ashby took the Girls honors. Each contestant was allowed 15 free throw attempts in the contests. The winners will move on to compete in the district competition in February.