Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports

Represents: Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports

Current Record: 6 - 1

Season Average: 922.14

Game Score: 943

American Legion Post 157

Represents: American Legion Post 157

Current Record: 0 - 7

Season Average: 0.00

Game Score: 0

Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports (5 - 1) 943 defeats American Legion Post 157 (0 - 6) DNS

Competition Recap

Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports Defeats American Legion Post 157

In an undisputed contest, shooting their highest score this season, 943 points, Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports defeated American Legion Post 157. Their second win in a row, Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports is in second place in their Division with a 5 - 1 record. Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports was led by Karalyn Karjala who shot a 248. The remaining contributing members were Kaitlyn Karjala, Garland Hanlin, and Deryk Witherspoon. Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports is from Emporia, KS, and is coached by Beverly Hilbish.

American Legion Post 157 dropped to 0 - 6 on the season. They are currently in sixth place in their Division. American Legion Post 157 is from Reva, VA, and is coached by MG Vince Falter.

Next up Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports will compete against Bears Ears Sportsman Club from Craig, CO. Bears Ears Sportsman Club currently has a 4 - 2 record. American Legion Post 157 will compete against Ward County 4-H from Monahans, TX. Ward County 4-H currently has a 1 - 5 record.

These two teams are competing in the Junior Rifle Club Elite 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 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=1.1.688457658.1

07 - 13 Nov 2016

Rank Participant Region Prone Standing Kneeling Team
1 Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports 361 - 9 284 - 5 298 - 0 943 - 14
Karjala, Karalyn (103) 91 - 3 77 - 2 80 - 0 248 - 5
Karjala, Kaitlyn (102) 91 - 3 79 - 2 72 - 0 242 - 5
Hanlin, Garland (104) 89 - 2 69 - 0 71 - 0 229 - 2
Witherspoon, Deryk (105) 90 - 1 59 - 1 75 - 0 224 - 2
Witherspoon, Dayne (101) 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 - 0

07 - 13 Nov 2016