Georgia Competitive Shooters

Represents: Georgia Competitive Shooters

Current Record: 6 - 1

Season Average: 1551.86

Game Score: 1542

Lander Jr. Rifle Club

Represents: Lander Jr. Rifle Club

Current Record: 1 - 6

Season Average: 1273.86

Game Score: 1093

Georgia Competitive Shooters (4 - 0) 1542 defeats Lander Jr. Rifle Club (1 - 3) 1093

Competition Recap

Georgia Competitive Shooters defeats Lander Jr. Rifle Club

Georgia Competitive Shooters defeated Lander Jr. Rifle Club 1542 to 1093 last week in the National Air Rifle League. Their fourth win in a row, Georgia Competitive Shooters is in second place in their Division with a 4 - 0 record. Georgia Competitive Shooters was led by Molly McGhin who shot a 391. The remaining contributing members were Addy Burrow, Veronica Stanley, and Sawyer Williams. Georgia Competitive Shooters is from Griffin, GA, and is coached by Lisa Kelley.

Lander Jr. Rifle Club dropped to 1 - 3 on the season. They are currently in sixth place in their Division. Lander Jr. Rifle Club was led by Micaiah Dolence who shot a 353. The remaining contributing members were Benaiah Dolence, Scott Wurth, and Hezekaiah Dolence. Lander Jr. Rifle Club is from Lander, WY, and is coached by Dudley Irvine.

Next up Georgia Competitive Shooters will compete against The Shooters Edge from Sarasota, FL. The Shooters Edge currently has a 3 - 0 record. Lander Jr. Rifle Club will compete against Carrollton High School from Carrollton, GA. Carrollton High School currently has a 1 - 3 record.

These two teams are competing in the Junior Rifle Club Precision 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 conference. 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 Standing Air Rifle match. The match is almost identical to the air rifle events in the Olympic Games. Each athlete shoots 40 shots in the standing position, the most difficult position in rifle competitions. Each shot is worth a maximum of 10 points. The sum of points scored in the 40 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=1.1.763345468.1

16 - 22 Oct 2017

Rank Participant Region ST 1 ST 2 ST 3 ST 4 Team
1 Georgia Competitive Shooters Griffin, GA 383 - 0 387 - 0 383 - 0 389 - 0 1542 - 0
McGhin, Molly (110) 97 - 0 99 - 0 98 - 0 97 - 0 391 - 0
Burrow, Addy (111) 97 - 0 94 - 0 99 - 0 99 - 0 389 - 0
Stanley, Veronica (112) 96 - 0 97 - 0 96 - 0 95 - 0 384 - 0
Williams, Sawyer (113) 93 - 0 97 - 0 90 - 0 98 - 0 378 - 0
2 Lander Jr. Rifle Club Lander, WY 295 - 5 277 - 0 250 - 1 282 - 1 1093 - 8
Dolence, Micaiah (104) 93 - 2 86 - 0 89 - 1 85 - 0 353 - 3
Dolence, Benaiah (103) 81 - 2 75 - 0 79 - 0 82 - 1 317 - 3
Wurth, Scott (109) 57 - 0 67 - 0 38 - 1 52 - 0 214 - 1
Dolence, Hezekaiah (110) 64 - 1 49 - 0 39 - 0 57 - 0 209 - 1
Wurth, Carsten (108) 48 - 0 48 - 0 43 - 0 58 - 0 197 - 0
Carper, Kyle (102)
Hellyer, Maclean (105)
Legerski, Drew (107)
Pokorny, Flint (101)
Thomas, Shayna (106)

16 - 22 Oct 2017

Orion National Air Rifle League