Marlin Christmas Classic Skills Challenge Winners

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Panama City Beach, FL --- While the games don't begin until Friday morning, the 9th annual Marlin Christmas Classic started Thursday night, as festivities kicked off with a skills competition for all teams to participate in, consisting of dribbling, shooting, passing, and three point competitions.

Boys winner Juanye Colon of Walton and girls winner Chelsie Taylor from Pleasant Grove, Alabama dribbled, passed, and shot their way through the Naismith obstacle course fastest.

Avery Weems of North Greene took the boys three point contest and Allie York from Marshall County in Tennessee won the girls challenge.

In the one mixed event of the night, Aaliyah Myers of Pleasant Grove and Elijah Weems from Walton took the Boys and Girls combined shooting challenge.