Parks, Recreation & Culture

Posted on: January 17, 2017

Windsor Youth Participate in Denver Nuggets Skills Challenge

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The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture Department hosted the annual Denver Nuggets Basketball Skills Challenge on Saturday, Jan. 14, at the Community Recreation Center.

The event catered to more than 100 participants. Eight area youth earned first-place honors and will advance to the sectional round on Sunday, Feb. 26, in Fort Collins:


Age Group              Name             Home Town

6-7                    Caden Lozen           Windsor

8-9                  Graham Riggs           Windsor

10-11            John Backhaus          Windsor

12-13            Tyson Anderson       Windsor


Age Group            Name                Home Town

6-7                  Sabella Hilliard          Windsor

8-9                      Lily Wale                 Windsor

10-11             Grace Bourne            Windsor

12-13         Samantha Darnell         Greeley

Winners of the Fort Collins sectional will compete at the state competition in conjunction with the Nuggets game on Saturday, March 18.

The Denver Nuggets Basketball Skills Challenge is a basketball competition that allows youth to showcase their talents in dribbling, passing and shooting. The Skills Challenge is a program of the Colorado Parks & Recreation Association and the Denver Nuggets.

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