Marlee Kochman, of Homer City, won the regional championship in the girls’ 8- and 9-year-old division in the Elks National Hoop Shoot Contest.
She qualified to compete in the national championships, which will be held April 12 in Springfield, Mass. She made 19 of 25 shots. Kennidy Page, also of Homer City, finished third in the 12- and 13-year-old age group. The pair qualified for regional competition by winning state championships.