Van Wert Elks Lodge #1197, Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks held their Soccer Shoot on Saturday, May 4, 2019 at the Elks Lodge. Approximately 25 students participated in the event and were cheered on by parents and grandparents.
In the girls, U-7 age group, placing first was Arianna Kline, 2nd place was Rayven Hunter & 3rd was Alexandria Scott
In the boys, U-7 age group, placing first was Bryce Miller, 2nd place was Brody Mills & 3rd was AJ Florence.
In the girls, 8-9 age group, placing first was Paylin Gray and 2nd place was Aubree Mills.
In the boys, 8-9 age group, placing first was Ryder Brown, 2nd place was Wyatt Wilson and 3rd place was Carson Miller.
In the girls, 10-11 age group, 1st place was Keira Pollock, 2nd was Riley Brown and 3rd was Tiana Kline.
In the boys, 10-11 age group, 1st place was Alex Davenport and 2nd was Peyton Muhlenkamp.
In the girls, 12-13 age group, 1st was Allison Geib, 2nd was Natalie Lawrence and 3rd was Serenity Hunter.
In the boys, 12-13 age group, 1st was Micah Reeder
The first, second and third place winners each received a trophy. All the participants received a participant medal
The first place winners will represent Van Wert Lodge at the Northwest District Soccer Shoot to be held in Findlay, Ohio on Saturday, June 1, 2019. The winners at the district level will advance to the state contest, which will be held at Coschocton, Ohio on Saturday, July 27 2019.
Van Wert Lodge is proud to be able to provide this contest each year for the area youth to participate in. They would like to thank all the parents who brought out their children and stayed to cheer them on stated Shane Mills, Lodge Soccer Chairman.