Hoop Shoot winner

Deegan Hale, the Blackfoot Elks Lodge #1416 hoop shoot winner, recently competed in the state event and won. Hale hit 21 of 25 shots and went 4-of-5 in a shoot-off to take first place in the 8-9-year-old division. Hale will now compete in the regional competition in Portland, Ore. on March 1.