Albuquerque Journal (Albuquerque, NM)

'Don't Expect To Win'.

Byline: Steve Shoup Journal Staff Writer

Masters of free throws, shooting and darts test their skills on midway

Kelvin Scarborough holds the Lobo basketball season record for free throws. It took him eight shots (and $10) before he finally sank one and walked away with a Garfield doll from Shoot the Hoop at the State Fair midway this week.

Scarborough was one of three skilled sportsmen the Journal enticed to try their luck at dart, shooting and basketball games at the fair.

All said the games were tough, even for experts. Nothing rigged here, they said, but don't expect to walk away with much, either.

Ken Gordon, a marksmen who has helped train military riflemen, tried his hand at the Machine Gun game and won a large Taz doll after a few tries. …

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