SALEM- The Salem Kiwanis Club hosted the local Punt, Pass & Kick competition sponsored by the National Football League on Sept. 22 at the Salem Community Center.
The following youngsters earned first-place honors in their respective age groups: Girls, age 6-7, Camryn Cody; age 10-11, Hannah White; age 12-13, Lillian Popa; and Boys, age 6-7, Elijah Bramer; age 8-9, Garrett Flick; age 10-11, Lucas Brill; age 12-13, Ethan Antram; and age 14-15 David Scyoc. These winners move on to a sectional competition to be held Oct. 19 in McConnelsville, Ohio, where they can qualify for team championship competition to be held at Browns Stadium during an NFL game later this football season.
A number of NFL players have competed in NFL Punt Pass & Kick in past decades including Dan Marino and Drew Bledsoe.
The Salem Kiwanis Club hosted the local Punt, Pass & Kick competition sponsored by the National Football League on Sept. 22 at the Salem Community Center. From left, row one, Camryn Cody, Peyton Scyoc, Camden Lane, Parker Lanham, Elijah Bramer, Garrett Flick, Eli Martin, Hannah White; row two, Jakob Joyce, Trenton Mango, Lucas Brill, Kevin Stiff, Lillian Popa, Parker Hydrick, Ethan Antram; row three, Andrew White, Trey Mango, Zach Murray, Josh Lewald, David Scyoc II and John Popa III. (Submitted photo)