ELK MOUND — Karie Jo Nigon, an eighth grader at Elk Mound Middle School, recently placed third at the state archery championships in Wisconsin Rapids.
Karie scored 281 out of a possible 300 points. She is currently ranked first among Wisconsin eighth graders, third among Wisconsin middle school girls, and is the sixth overall female (grades 4 through 12).
She has qualified for the national tournament and will compete in Louisville, Kentucky, on May 9.
Karie’s archery coach is Renee Simpson, a teacher at Elk Mound Middle School.
Karie Jo is the daugther of Mike and Barb Nigon.