Jakob Stassen, Chase Lindgren and Kasia Wilson sunk enough shots from the charity stripe to move on.

    In the regional competition, the third level of the Knights of Columbus Free Throw Contest, nine kids from the area finished in the top two while three of them won first place sending them to the state competition.  Those moving on are Kasia Wilson of Mentor, Jakob Stassen of East Grand Forks and Chase Lindgren from East Grand Forks.

    Below is the list of area kids, their age group and their place.

Age 9 Boys

1st Place
Jakob Stassen - East Grand Forks

2nd Place
Kyden Kotrbo - Warren

Age 10 Girls

2nd Place
Danielle Kresl - Crookston

Age 10 Boys

1st Place
Chase Lindgren - East Grand Forks

2nd Place
Ryan Tvedt - Red Lake Falls

Age 12 Girls

1st Place
Kasia Wilson - Mentor

Age 12 Boys

2nd Place
Ethan Arntson - East Grand Forks

Age 13 Boys

2nd Place
Baylee Schroeder - Warren

Age 14 Girls

2nd Place
Sophia Marvska - Warren

    The state competition will be held on Saturday, April 7 at Cathedral High School in St. Cloud.