The New Philadelphia Elks Lodge is hosting their annual local hoop shoot event on Sunday, December 10th, at New Philadelphia High School Gym. Registration begins at 9am with the contest beginning at 10am. The hoop shoot is a national competition that begins at the local lodge level and advances through districts, regional, state, and finally national. The contest is open to boys and girls ages 8 through 13. There is no cost to participate and local winners will receive a trophy.