Free Throw Championship | Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church

Free Throw Championship

Our Lady of Hope Council 12791 is hosting the annual Knights of Columbus Basketball Free Throw Championship on Monday, January 18 (Martin Luther King, Jr Holiday) from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the school gym.

Registration will open at 8:30 am for the first group. Free throw shooting will begin at 9:00 am for the first group.

The table below contains the phasing of each age group registration and shooting times.

98:30 am9:00 -10:00 a.m.
109:30 a.m.10:00 -11:00 a.m.
1110:30 a.m.11:00 a.m. -12:00 p.m.
1211:30 a.m.12:00 -1:00 p.m.
1312:30 p.m.1:00 – 2:00 p.m.
141:30 p.m.2:00 – 3:00 p.m.

COVID-19 restrictions:

• We will process one age group at a time.

• Attendance will be limited to the participant and one adult parent/guardian.

• Non-shooters will socially distance in the bleaches until called to shoot.


Event is open to boys and girls ages 9 to 14.

Age of eligibility is determined by the age of the contestant as of January 1, 2021.  Proof of age is required (e.g., birth certificate, school id card, or other id with date of birth)

There is no cost to participate in this event


• Each participant will take 15 consecutive free throws.  Ties will be broken with a shoot off.

• Council champions will qualify for the District competition round to be held in February.

• District Champions will qualify for State competition.


Posted on December 23, 2020