Knights of Columbus sponsor children's soccer challenge

Knights of Columbus sponsor children's soccer challenge

LAWTON, Okla._The Knights of Columbus Council 11909 in Lawton is sponsoring a youth soccer challenge.

Children between the ages of 9 and 14 are invited to participate in the 2015 Knights of Columbus Soccer Challenge or Penalty Kick on Saturday, October 3, at the Holy Family Catholic Church. Registration starts at 9:00 a.m. and the challenge kicks off at 10:00 a.m.

The challenge is designed for players, competing in their respective age divisions, to demonstrate the basic soccer skill, the penalty kick. Each participant will have 15 shots at the goal from the penalty line, which is 12 yards away from the goal. Winners progress to the district, regional state and even the international levels.

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 Jose Feliciano of Holy Family Council 11909 at 580-284-7379.

Holy Family Catholic Church is located at 1010 NW 82nd St. in Lawton.