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Rochester Contestants Compete in State Elks Soccer Shoot

Contestants representing the Rochester, NH Elks Lodge #1393 competed in the New Hampshire State Elks Soccer Shoot, conducted at the Dover, NH Elks Lodge #184 on Sunday, October 3rd. These kids won at the Rochester Local Lodge Contest held on Saturday, September 18th and qualified to compete in the State level contest. They competed against other soccer shoot winners from all over New Hampshire. The Rochester entrants had one 4th place finisher, four 2nd place finishers and three 1st place finishers. The 1st Place winners will go on to the Regional contest in Auburn, Massachusetts on Saturday, November 6th, 2021.

The results for the Rochester competitors were as follows: U8 Girls – Maia Linck, 2nd Place with a score of 18. U8 Boys – Gandewa Lumanauw – 1st Place with a score of 43. U10 Girls – Claire Dueluzeau, 2nd Place with a score of 25. U10 Boys – Gael Linck, 2nd Place with a score of 36. U12 Girls – Sienna Littlefield, 1st Place with a score of 44. U12 Boys – Davin Pintarelli, 4th place with a score of 33. U14 Girls – Stella Mitropoulous, 2nd Place with a score of 26. U14 Boys – Cameron Bastien, 1st Place with a score of 57.

Rochester also took home both Golden Boot Awards (High Scores) – Cameron Bastien, Winner, Grid Goal with a score of 57 and Gandewa Lumanauw, Winner, 5 Goal with a score of 43.

A total of 27 boys and girls from 7 different New Hampshire cities competed in the State Contest.

Congratulations are extended to the winners and to all who competed in the contest. It was a great youth event for the State Association and the surrounding communities.  Best wishes are extended to the winners as they move forward to the Regional competition in Auburn, Massachusetts on Saturday, November 6th.  For more info about this youth program and the Elks, please visit www.elks.org

Picture Caption, front row, l to r, Maia Linck, Gandewa Lumanauw, Deanna Souza, Lecturing Knight and Local Soccer Shoot Chair from the Rochester Elks, Gael Linck. Back Row, l to r, Claire Dueluzeau, Sienna Littlefield, Stella Mitropoulous, Cameron Bastein and Davin Pintarelli.