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Youth win penalty kick contest

ST. AGATHA, Maine — The Knights of Columbus Council 7920 hosted a penalty kick soccer competition on Sept. 24, sponsored by the supreme council and hosted nationwide. 

Youth ages 9-14 are invited to showcase their soccer skills in this shootout competition. They get 15 shots on goal from a specific distance from the goal. The goal is divided into five different sections and each section has varied point values.

Hanna Martin was the winner for the ages 9-11 group and Cayden Nicols was the winner for the ages 12-14 group. 

They will now compete at the county level. Winners from there will have a chance to compete at the state level. 

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