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Published May 09, 2011, 03:27 PM

Dakota Prairie 6th grader places at national free throw competition

(WDAY TV) - A Dakota Prairie 6th grader has placed 6th in the nation in the Elks Free throw Competition.

By: WDAY Staff Reports, WDAY

Hunter Sand worked his way through several competitions in North Dakota, and one in South Dakota before heading to the National Championships in Springfield, Massachusetts.

Hunter made 19 of 25 free throws placing 6th. He says he practices every day.

As we told you last week, 11-year old Grace Geffre of Fargo took first place, making 24 of 25.