Dothan Leisure Services held its Sectional Punt, Pass, & Kick (PPK) competition on Sunday, October 20, 2013 at Westgate Park. This is a yearly competition that allows youngsters ages 6-15 to showcase their talents in punting, passing, and kicking with scores based on distance & accuracy.
The top 4 winner’s scores were submitted to PPKorganization, which is affiliated with the NFL. Over the two states of AL & GA, there area total of 9 sectionals. All the sectional scores are submitted and the top 4 scores in each age group are chosen to advance to the Team PPK Championship in Atlanta, GA.
TheTeam Championship will be held December 15, 2013 at the Georgia Dome at 7am.Out of the 7 local PPK competitions, there were 34 children invited to the SectionalCompetition here in Dothan, AL. Of the 34 children, 24 participated in our Sectional.
There were 5 boys and 1 girl that placed in the top 4 of their respective age groups. The following 6 will be advancing to the Team Championship: Lawson Leger (6-7yr olds),Christian Hill (8-9yr olds), Alan Khan (12-13yr olds), Robert Shufford (14-15yr olds),
Coby Neenan (14-15yr olds), Bailey Blackmon (14-15yr olds).
At the Team Championship, there will be 1 chosen from each age group to advance to the National Finals in East Rutherford, NJ.
For more information, please contact Eddie Arnold with Dothan Leisure Services @ 334-701-9608.