Welcome to the Connecticut Elks Association Hoop Shoot Committee Page




Hoop Shoot Committee

David Nagy PER

State Chairman

George Gilhuly

Central District

Cliff Parizo

Coastal District

Mary Hill

East District

Thomas Matthews PER

Northwest District



Connecticut State and District “Hoop Shoot” Directors

State Director

Dave Nagy PER

225 Nells Rock Rd.

Shelton, CT 06484-3831

Cell - (203) 954-6486

Central District

George Gilhuly

17 Merriman Road

Wallingford, CT 06492-2087

home phone - (203) 269-2666

Coastal District

Cliff Parizo

30 Laurel Ave.

Derby, CT 06418-2122

cell (203) 231-4971

Northwest District

Thomas Matthews

85 Rock St.

Winsted, CT 06098-1510

home phone – (860) 738-7450

East District

Mary K. Hill

91 Crown Knoll Court Unit 129

Groton, CT 06340-6292

cell - (860) 912-7485


Hoop Shoot” Contests


Coastal District

Sunday, December 8th, 2019

Place:     Derby High School

75 Chatfield Street, Derby

Time:     Registration: 9:00 AM 

Director: Dave Nagy (203) 954-6486


Central District


Place:     Dag Hammarskjold School

106 Pond Hill Road, Wallingford

Time:     Registration: 11:30 AM 

Director:     George Gilhuly – (203) 269-2666


East District

Saturday, January 4th, 2020

Place:    West Side Middle School         

250 Brandegee Ave, Groton                 

Time:     Registration: 1:00 PM 

Director:     Mary Hill – (860) 460-2995


Northwest District

Sunday, December 8th, 2019

Place:     Torringford School

800 Charles St. Torrington

Time:  12:30 pm for ages 8-9, 1:30 pm for ages 10-11, and 2:30 pm for ages 12-13

Directors:     Jim and Jean Weingart (860) 485 - 3460


State Hoop Shoot

Saturday, January 18th, 2020

Place:    Mahoney Recreation Center

110 Cedar Street, Manchester

Time:     Registration at 10:30 am

Director:  Micheal Stewart (860) 235-1681

Following the competition, a complimentary luncheon will be served at the Manchester Elks Lodge #1893, at 30 Bissell Street Manchester.   





Directors' Drills 

From the Grand Lodge Website!

The ENF is making it easier than ever to plan your Hoop Shoot! From promotional items such as posters and brochures, to personalized checklists, Hoop Shoot Directors have access to all contest materials and supplies online.

Lodge Directors

Materials and resources for Lodge contests.

District Directors

Materials and resources for District contests.

State Directors

Materials and resources for State contests.

Promotional Materials

Hoop Shoot brochures and promotional tools.

Contest Materials

Forms and materials for all Hoop Shoot contests.


Hoop Shoot merchandise and apparel orders.