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Cornhole Growing as National Sport

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The sport of cornhole is seeing more and more popularity across the U.S.  Making its way from parking lots at sporting events to the commonwealth games Star City Cornhole is at the front of the professional movement in the Roanoke valley even helping organize the event featured in the subway commonwealth games.

The game has evolved from simply bags of corn and plywood boards, to ACO approved equipment like specialty boards and $90 dollar bags filled with resin that have a slick side and a sticky slide for strategic play. The sport has grown so much some players see this going all the way to the Olympics.

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