Local athletes advance in NFL's Punt, Pass and Kick competition

Six local young athletes will compete in the NFL punt, pass, and kick sectional event scheduled for Sat. Oct 6, at 9 a.m. This event will take place at 56 Mount Vernon Rd. in Milford.

On Aug. 3rd a local event was held at the Gilford Village Field where boys and girls ages 6-15 competed for the highest total combined punt, pass, and kick distances. The event was sponsored by Faith Alive Christian felowship and the Core group outreach and Piches Ski and sport. Winners were Hayley Barlow, Addison Normandin, Alex Nichols, Kaleb Daigneault, Tyler Brouillet, and Colby Moore.

At the sectionals, each competitor will begin a new with a score of zero. Only the top four first-place finishers in each age bracket from the boys' and girls' divisions from the pool of sectional competition champions will advance to the Team Championship. For more info go to NFLPPK.com.