Benton Elementary Celebrates World Archery Championship


Today a day of celebration at Benton Elementary school as the Tigers were honored for once again being the World Archery elementary champions. There were 97 students from across Bossier Parish that participated in this year’s event. Archers from Kingston Elementary, Benton middle, Haughton middle and Benton high were also honored.

Beth Duncan said, “I’m still a little overwhelmed. I’m so proud of our kids proud of all the kids in Bossier Parish.”

Hannah McKenzie said, “It’s an honor to be here. It takes a lot of practice and a lot of responsibility to be here. I’ve done archery for three years, and it’s been wonderful.” 

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