It's in the bag for this bagger

WALLA WALLA, Wash. (AP) - October 14, 2011

He's even been bagging in his spare time.

The Walla Walla, Washington, clerk is practicing for the Best Bagger Championship state finals later this month.

A win there will send him to the nationals in February in Las Vegas.

He tells a local paper he's worked for more than 16 years on a checkout line.

He hopes experience will give him an edge over his younger competition.

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