GOSHEN — Two individuals and seven teams were recognized for their court prowess Thursday, July 24, at the Elkhart County 4-H Fair.
The dunk contest was won by Matt Crowl, a 6-foot-7 player at Northwood University in Midland, Mich., and 2013 White Pigeon High School graduate. Judges gave him 71 out of a possible 90 points on three dunks.
Drew Schermerhorn took top honors in the 3-point shooting contest. After Schermerhorn and Jonathan Wilkinson tied with 16 shots in one minute in the first round, Schermerhorn won 15-8 in a shoot-off.
Team Gipson (19-30 Men), Team Schermerhorn (16-18 Boys), Team L. Miller (13-15 Boys), Team Sharick (10-12 Boys), Team Schrock (16-and-over Women), Team McKinley (13-15 Girls) and Team Shoup-Hill (10-12 Girls) also prevailed on the courts next to the Farmstead of Yesteryear.
Elkhart County 4-H Fair
19-30 Men: Team Gipson (Matt Gipson, Kyle Miller, Alex Roth, Ronnie Thomas) def. Team Holt.
16-18 Boys: Team Schermerhorn (Drew Schermerhorn, Stephen Halstead, Keaton Irwin, Joseph Line) def. Team DeShone.
13-15 Boys: Team L. Miller (Landon Miller, Clayton Bender, Brady Willard) def. Team Stephens.
10-12 Boys: Team Sharick (Nolin Sharick, John McCoy, Jaylyn Miller) def. Team Gingerich.
16-and-over Women: Team Schrock (Haley Schrock, Jenna Kieper, Kelsie Peterson, Haley Richardson) def. Team Bechtel.
13-15 Girls: Team McKinley def. Team Miller.
10-12 Girls: Team Shoup-Hill (Bryann Shoup-Hill, Kathryn Detweiler, Megan Gallagher, Jillian Litwiller) def. Team Krebs.
Dunk champion: Matt Crowl.
3-point champion: Drew Schemerhorn.