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Knights of Columbus to hold free soccer challenge

Published: Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013 11:35 a.m. CDT

The local Knights of Columbus Council No. 8702 is going to sponsor a free, youth soccer challenge competition.

All boys and girls ages 10-14 are invited to participate in the local level of competition for the 2013 Knights of Columbus Soccer Challenge. The local competition will be held 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 15, at Clarke County Courthouse’s square in Osceola.

The Knights of Columbus Soccer Challenge is sponsored annually, with winners progressing through local, district and state competitions.

International champions are announced by the K of C international headquarters in New Haven Conn., based on scores from the state-level competitions. All boys and girls 10 to 14 years old are eligible to participate and will compete in their respective age divisions.

All contestants on the local level are recognized for their participation in the event. Participants are required to furnish proof of age and written parental consent. For entry forms or additional information contact: St. Bernard KofC Council No. 8702, Bernard Schade, 641-342-6317,

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