Hot Shot contest announced

JASPER — Vincennes University Jasper Campus will host the 17th annual Coca Cola Hot Shot Basketball Shooting Contest Friday, Aug. 3, as part of the Jasper Strassenfest.

The event will take place at the VUJC Ruxer Center Gym. The contest is free and there will be divisions for boys and girls grades two through 12, and for adults, including a senior division for those 55 years and older.

Check-in and registration begins at 8 a.m. with the contest beginning at 9 a.m. Participants must bring their own basketball. Trophies will be awarded to first-place finishers in five different age divisions.

Rules are at available at under “Event Registration Forms.” Contact VUJC at or call 812-481-5909 for further details.

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