Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club

Represents: Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club

Current Record: 2 - 4

Season Average: 630.33

Game Score: 626

Lake Houston 4-H

Represents: Lake Houston 4-H

Current Record: 6 - 0

Season Average: 920.33

Game Score: 880

Lake Houston 4-H (1 - 0) 880 defeats Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club (0 - 1) 626

Competition Recap

Lake Houston 4-H defeats Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club

Lake Houston 4-H defeated Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club 880 to 626 last week in the National Air Rifle League. With the win, Lake Houston 4-H is in second place in their Division with a 1 - 0 record. Lake Houston 4-H was led by Matthew Wallace who shot a 226. The remaining contributing members were Ainsley Day, Carissa Wallace, and Ethan Day. Lake Houston 4-H is from Kingwood, TX, and is coached by Greg Day.

Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club dropped to 0 - 1 on the season. They are currently in sixth place in their Division. Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club was led by Estephany Huerta who shot a 184. The remaining contributing members were Nicholas Cockcroft, Long Nguyen, and Jason Burgess. Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club is from San Jose, CA, and is coached by Michael Davis.

Next up Lake Houston 4-H will compete against Coweta Co 4-H from Senoia, GA. Coweta Co 4-H currently has a 1 - 0 record. Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club will compete against Wildlife Achievement Chapter Izaak Walton League from Monrovia, MD. Wildlife Achievement Chapter Izaak Walton League currently has a 0 - 0 record.

These two teams are competing in the Junior Rifle Club Distinguished 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=1.1.688456999.1

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Rank Participant Region Prone Standing Kneeling Team
1 Lake Houston 4-H Crosby, TX 351 - 7 257 - 2 283 - 2 880 - 9
Wallace, Matthew (108) 87 - 2 63 - 0 76 - 1 226 - 3
Day, Ainsley (102) 87 - 1 64 - 0 72 - 1 223 - 2
Wallace, Carissa (101) 87 - 2 70 - 0 60 - 0 217 - 2
Day, Ethan (107) 90 - 2 49 - 0 75 - 0 214 - 2
Tinker, Michael (106) 78 - 1 60 - 2 52 - 0 190 - 3
Weatherford, Mitchell (105) 69 - 0 42 - 0 43 - 0 154 - 0
Schammel, Olivia Eden (103) 83 - 2 30 - 0 33 - 0 146 - 2
Schammel, Steven (109) 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 - 0 0 - 0
2 Santa Clara Valley Rifle Club San Jose, CA 275 - 3 140 - 0 248 - 2 626 - 5
Huerta, Estephany (104) 72 - 0 45 - 0 67 - 2 184 - 2
Cockcroft, Nicholas (102) 71 - 1 41 - 0 69 - 0 181 - 1
Nguyen, Long (106) 69 - 2 21 - 0 44 - 0 134 - 2
Burgess, Jason (101) 63 - 0 33 - 0 31 - 0 127 - 0
Nandi, Vikram (105) 16 - 0 15 - 0 66 - 0 97 - 0
Valverdi, Josue (103) 0 - 0 0 - 0 46 - 0 46 - 0

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