Nuggets Skills Challenge winners posted

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Photo courtesy Whitnee Lear/BHRC Sports coordinator Winners from Bill Heddles Rec Center Nuggets Skills Challenge include, from left, Gideon Gilmore (11/12 boys), Lilly Nelson (10/11 girls), Rhett Miramontes 10/11 boys), Jazlyn Naranjo (8/9 girls), Jenesi

Results are posted for the recently held Nuggets Skills Challenge hosted by Bill Heddles Recreation Center in Delta.

Sports Coordinator Whitnee Lear reported there were 28 participants in the annual event. Winners in seven different age brackets were chosen on scores received during competition in dribbling, passing and shooting.

This year's 6-7 year old girls winner was Lily Gallegos. The 6-7 year old boys winner was Parker Velasquez.

From the 8-9 year old girls division, Jazlyn Naranjo was the girls winner and Jenesis Naranjo was the boys titlist.

Winners from the 10-11 age division, Lily Nelson won the girls title and Rhett Miramontes claimed the boys top award.

Gideon Gilmore, the only participant in the 12-13 age division, won the boys division.

Winners in each division will move on to the next round of competition, which will be held in Montrose on Feb. 3, 2018.