SPRINGFIELD Mass. (WWLP) – It was a proud day in the lives of several children who’ve done a lot of practicing shooting hoops.
These kids from all corners of the country will have their names enshrined in the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield. They proved themselves the best at hoop shooting during today’s final competition at Western New England University in Springfield.
Mike Moore of Danial City, Colorado told 22News, “She’s been doing the elks shoot since she was 8 years old. It’s going on 6 years now all the hard work looks like it paid off.”
Hundreds of children from all over America competed in today’s finals hosted by the Elks here in Western Massachusetts.