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Knights of Columbus host popular annual Soccer Challenge

Sunday afternoon, the Knights of Columbus hosted their popular Soccer Challenge at St. Gabriel Catholic Church in Fayetteville. Young soccer stars tested out their skills in a penalty kick shootout for the chance to progress to the state competition. Winners were Johnny Tucker (10 yr. old boys), Connor Carpenter (11 yr. old boys), Ryan Harris (12 yr. old boys), Brooke Carpenter (12 yr. old girls), Kristin Phellop (13 yr. old girls), Anthony Salamanca (14 yr. old boys), and Jasmine Campbell (14 yr. old girls). Above, competitors, volunteers, and spectators gather after the action.

By Christopher Dunn

Managing Editor Christopher Dunn has been with the Fayette County News since 2011, in addition to running Fayette Victory magazine. He is a graduate of Fayette County schools, as well as a graduate of Georgia State University with a degree in journalism. Follow him on twitter @fayettesports.