Juniors Report for February – March 2017
1. Our shooters participated in the Fountain Fort Carson Tucker Memorial Postal Tournament. This was a 3x10 postal. Results are as follows:
David A shot a 267-10, 8th overall out of 132 shooters and was 1st in Age Group 2 out of 47 shooters.
Kacey B shot a 232-5, 52th overall out of 132 shooters and was 10th in Age Group 3 out of 14 shooters.
As a team of 3, we placed 8th out of 11 teams.
Patrick S shot a 550-21 and was 12th out of 17 shooters.
2. On March 4, our shooters participated in the Maryland Junior Olympic 3P Tournament at Governor Thomas Johnson High School. Results are as follows:
Ethan H shot a 504-12 and finished 9th out of 43 shooters and was 8th in Age Group 1 out of 18 shooters. This was Ethan’s first tournament since returning to our team in February 2017.
David A shot a 502-9 and was 12th out of 43 shooters and was 1st in Age Group 2 out of 13 shooters.
Kacey B shot a 487-6 and was 14th out of 43 shooters and was 1st in Age Group 3 out of 11 shooters. This was a personal best score for Kacey.
Annie M shot a 400-0 and was 33rd out of 43 shooters and was 12th in Age Group 2 out of 13 shooters.
As a team of 4, we placed 6th out of 10 teams.
Patrick S shot a 547-18 and was 6th out of 8 shooters.
This weekend Liz B and her teammates on the University of Akron Zips Rifle Club are participating in the NRA National Club Championships at Ft. Benning.
In February, the Zips participated in the Western Intercollegiate Rifle Conference championship which was held at Purdue University. For the regular season, the Zips won the Air Rifle and the Smallbore titles. Liz B finished 1st in Air Rifle and 2nd in Smallbore.
At the conference championship’s the Zips took first in both Air and Smallbore and Liz was 3rd individual in Smallbore. Liz was selected for the 1st Conference Team for both Air and Smallbore for the season and was chosen 1st Team for Air and Smallbore for the Conference Championship.
Congratulations to Patrick S for qualifying for the CMP Regional Championships at the end of March. This is held in Camp Perry, Ohio at the Gary Anderson Center.
Congratulations to Liz B for qualifying for the Junior Olympics Women’s Air Rifle Championship which will be held at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. This will be held in mid-April.
We will be starting our smallbore season on April 15.