Pickaway Diabolos

Represents: Pickaway Diabolos

Current Record: 0 - 7

Season Average: 0.00

Game Score: 0

Saint Thomas Academy

Represents: Saint Thomas Academy

Current Record: 6 - 1

Season Average: 1051.29

Game Score: 1036

Saint Thomas Academy (1 - 0) 1036 defeats Pickaway Diabolos (0 - 1) DNS

Competition Recap

Saint Thomas Academy Defeats Pickaway Diabolos

In an undisputed contest, scoring 1036 points, Saint Thomas Academy defeated Pickaway Diabolos. With the win, Saint Thomas Academy is in first place in their Division with a 1 - 0 record. Saint Thomas Academy was led by Seth Olson who shot a 272. The remaining contributing members were Riley Miller, John Sotamba, and Stephen Frame. Saint Thomas Academy is from Mendota Heights, MN, and is coached by Paul Preblich.

Pickaway Diabolos dropped to 0 - 1 on the season. They are currently in eighth place in their Division. Pickaway Diabolos is from Circleville, OH, and is coached by Rico Martinez.

Next up Saint Thomas Academy will compete against Manville Sportsman's Rod and Gun Club from Manville, RI. Manville Sportsman's Rod and Gun Club currently has a 0 - 0 record. Pickaway Diabolos will compete against Lake Region Shooting Sports from Devil's Lake, ND. Lake Region Shooting Sports currently has a 1 - 0 record.

These two teams are competing in the Junior Rifle Club Champions Division of the Orion National Air Rifle League. Sponsored by the Orion Scoring System, the league is a national team league for high school teams and junior rifle clubs. The Champions Division is the most difficult division in the league. The league has two parts. An 8 week round-robin regular season going on now. Followed by a single-elimination tournament, for the top eight teams who will compete for the league championship.

In each game the teams compete in what is known as a Three-Position Air Rifle match. The match is modeled after Olympic Rifle competitions but adapted to high school age athletes. Each athlete will shoots 10 shots in three different shooting positions, prone, standing, and kneeling. Each shot is worth a maximum of 10 points. The sum of points scored in the 30 shots is the athlete's total. The team score is comprised of the best four athletes from each team.

For more information on the league, including complete standings, visit http://www.orionscoringsystem.com/AirRifleLeague

Box Score: http://www.orionresults.com/team/GamePage.aspx?MatchID=1.1.688455689.1

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Rank Participant Region Prone Standing Kneeling Team
1 Saint Thomas Academy mendota heights, MN 375 - 12 328 - 5 352 - 6 1036 - 20
Saint Thomas Academy
Olson, Seth (101) 98 - 3 85 - 2 89 - 4 272 - 9
Miller, Riley (107) 94 - 3 78 - 1 86 - 1 258 - 5
Frame, Stephen (104) 88 - 2 78 - 1 86 - 1 252 - 4
Kotok, Jack 94 - 3 75 - 0 80 - 1 249 - 4
Sotamba, John (103) 78 - 1 87 - 1 89 - 0 254 - 2
Topping, Jackson (108) 87 - 0 72 - 0 81 - 0 240 - 0
Rutgers, Kaleb (102) 85 - 1 64 - 0 88 - 1 237 - 2
Callstrom, Camden (109) 89 - 3 61 - 0 85 - 1 235 - 4
Copeland, John (105) 82 - 1 63 - 0 75 - 2 220 - 3
Paul Preblich 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 - 0

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Orion's Series of Virtual Matches: Three-Position Air Rifle