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By Zachary Laux
Pine Bluffs Post staff 

FFA shoots for $700 in name of cancer research

 

Zachary Laux

Hunter Thompson shoots a free throw Friday night during halftime of the Lady Hornets vs. Saratoga basketball game. Thompson shot 9/10 free throws in the "Swishes for Survivors" fundraiser to raise money for cancer research.

The Pine Bluffs Future Farmers of America raised about $700 in the name of cancer research Friday night, with only four days of planning.

"I think this is a great fundraiser," said FFA member Wyatt Norman, who was accepting donations and pledges at the Lady Hornets Basketball game Friday night.

The fund-raiser, "Swishes for Survivors" started at halftime during the Lady Hornets vs. Saratoga game. Six FFA members on the Pine Bluffs men's basketball team shot 10 free throws each, giving spectators a chance to pledge an amount per free throw or donate money to the American Cancer Society for c...



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