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Lynx basketball clinic brings more than 70 girls.
MidCountry Bank sponsors Lynx clinic at Minnetonka High School.

MINNETONKA, Minn. (08-26-11) MidCountry Bank sponsored a free Minnesota Lynx girls basketball clinic at Minnetonka High School Thursday, Aug. 25, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. More than 70 girls age 8 to 12 refined their skills in dribbling, shooting and footwork. They also had the opportunity to meet and ask questions with Lynx players and WNBA stars Charde Houston and Seimone Augustus.

At the end of the clinic the girls competed in the Bank Shot contest, with one winner per grade receiving a free "I made the Bank Shot" t-shirt and having their photo taken with Houston and Augustus. Each clinic participant received a packet with Lynx giveaways, including a calendar, the opportunity to attend a game for free, and autographs from Houston and Augustus.