Photo courtesy of Hulet Elementary School
Damon Attakai, a third grade student at Hulet Elementary School, won the 8-9 year-old boys’ division of the Holbrook Elks Hoop Shoot in December. In January, he traveled to Cottonwood, where he won the district shoot. Earlier this month, Damon won the state contest in Apache Junction. He now heads to Las Vegas, Nev., to represent Holbrook and the state of Arizona in the next round of competition.