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Placekick, Punt & Throw Competition Sept. 27

By Staff | Sep 18, 2008

The Emmetsburg Recreation Department, in cooperation with the Iowa Parks andRecreation Association will once again sponsor a Placekick, Punt and Throw competition this Saturday, Sept. 27, at the Middle School Football Field.

The competiton will start with registration at 11:15 p.m. and competition getting underway at 1:30 p.m.

The competition is offered to six age categories: Boys and Girls ages 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13. Age is based on the date of the local competition. All boys and girls will placekick from a tee, punt and pass the football for distance and accuracy. The best score of two attempts will be totaled for an overall score.

The top three finishers in each age category will earn the right to advance to District level competition on Saturday, October 18, in Sioux City. The top three finishers at the District competition will then advance to the state competition, which is set for Saturday, Nov. 1, at the Bergstrom Indoor Practice Facility at Iowa State University in Ames.

A small entry fee is requried for participation in the eventand may be paid at the time of registration, 12:30 p.m. on Sept. 27.

For more information contact Emmetsburg Recreation Director Mike Dunlap at (712)852-3383.