Kenzee James holds her age 8-9 Girls Elks Lodge free throw championship trophy.
Kenzee hit 21 of 25 free throws at the state competition held at Kirkwood Middle School on Feb. 4. She competed against other girls her age that represented their region of the state.
Kenzee will now compete at Paris, Tenn. on March 11 for an opportunity to advance to nationals in Chicago, Ill. Kenzee will compete against the state champions from Arkansas, Kentucky, and Tennessee. She is the daughter of Robert and Kim James of Silex.