Young shooter wins state hoop title
Rocco Bartolini, a fourth-grader at Saltsburg, won the state title in the Elks National Hoop Shoot contest at Penn State.
He made 22 of 25 free throws to win the 8- and 9-year-old boys’ division. He advanced to the Northeast Central Regional competition, which will be held March 22.
Rocco is the son of Mark and Jackie Bartolini.