Middletown Marksmen defeats Lyon County 4-H
Middletown Marksmen defeated Lyon County 4-H 1838 to 1806 last week in the National BB Gun League. Their fifth win in a row, Middletown Marksmen is in second place in their Division with a 5 - 1 record. Middletown Marksmen was led by Nick Suhr who shot a 374. The remaining contributing members were Cadence Logan, McKenna Logan, Dale Suhr, and Joseph Still. Middletown Marksmen is from Middletown, PA, and is coached by Kourtney Morton and Dave Fisher.
Lyon County 4-H dropped to 2 - 4 on the season. They are currently in sixth place in their Division. Shooting their highest team score of the season Lyon County 4-H was led by Karalyn Karjala who shot a 375. The remaining contributing members were Garland Hanlin, Jarrett Botkin, Dayne Witherspoon, and Logan Thomas. Lyon County 4-H is from Emporia, KS, and is coached by Trenna Hanlin.
Next up Middletown Marksmen will compete against Gwinnett County 4-H from Sugar Hill, GA. Gwinnett County 4-H currently has a 2 - 3 record. Lyon County 4-H will compete against Hall County 4-H from Gainsville, GA. Hall County 4-H currently has a 0 - 6 record.
These two teams are competing in the Distinguished Division of the Orion National BB Gun League. Sponsored by the Orion Scoring System, the league is a national team league for BB Gun teams. The league has two parts. An 8 week round-robin regular season going on now. Followed by a single-elimination tournament, for the top four teams who will compete for the league championship.
BB Gun programs teach gun safety and competitive marksmanship skills to athletes 8 to 15 years of age. Each game in the league teams compete in what is known as a four-position match. Each athlete will shoots 10 shots in four different shooting positions, prone, standing, sitting and kneeling at a distance of 5m. 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 five athletes from each team.
For more information on the league, including complete standings, visit http://www.orionscoringsystem.com/BBGunLeague, or contact Orion Scoring System at firstname.lastname@example.org or +1 703.596.0099.
Box Score: http://www.orionresults.com/team/GamePage.aspx?MatchID=1.1.714478488.1
13 - 19 Mar 2017