Punt, Pass and Kick next Wednesday


OREGON CITY - The 2011 local NFL Punt, Pass and Kick Competition is scheduled for next Wednesday (Sept. 28) at the Oregon City High School football stadium, 1306 12th Street in Oregon City.

The competition is open to boys and girls ages 6-15 as of Dec. 31, 2011. Boys and girls compete separately in five age divisions. Participants must furnish a copy of their birth certificate to demonstrate proof of age, and a parental signature is required on the contest entry form.

Registration begins at 6 p.m.

The competition tests youngsters' skills in punting, passing and place kicking a football, with scores bases on both distance and accuracy. Participants must wear soft-soled gym shoes. Football shoes, turf shoes and cleats are not allowed.