MA Elks State President Mark Cronin (of Auburn) with Girls' age 10-11 1st place winner Caroline Messina and  Boys' age  10-11 2nd Place  winner Jared Skaparas.  Submitted photo.

MA Elks State President Mark Cronin (of Auburn) with Girls’ age 10-11 1st place winner Caroline Messina and
Boys’ age 10-11 2nd Place winner Jared Skaparas. Submitted photo.

The Elks Regional Hoop Shoot was recently held in Portland, ME. There were two winners from the Auburn/Webster Lodge of Elks, Caroline Messina and Jared Skaparas.  Caroline Messina advanced in her age group, and will now go on to compete in the national finals which will be held at the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA. Congratulations to both competitors for their achievements in this annual tournament.