Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club

Represents: Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club

Current Record: 5 - 2

Season Average: 1502.57

Game Score: 1479

The Shooters Edge

Represents: The Shooters Edge

Current Record: 7 - 0

Season Average: 1557.43

Game Score: 1564

The Shooters Edge (4 - 0) 1564 defeats Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club (1 - 2) 1479

Competition Recap

The Shooters Edge defeats Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club

The Shooters Edge defeated Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club 1564 to 1479 last week in the National Air Rifle League. Their fourth win in a row, The Shooters Edge is in first place in their Division with a 4 - 0 record. The Shooters Edge was led by Mary Tucker who shot a 395. The remaining contributing members were Matthew Sanchez, Lauren McMahan, and Taryn Granger. The Shooters Edge is from Sarasota, FL, and is coached by Robert Tucker.

Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club dropped to 1 - 2 on the season. They are currently in fourth place in their Division. Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club was led by Rose Reynolds who shot a 377. The remaining contributing members were Hope Kavulich, Lauren Chechoski, and Abbigail Renger. Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club is from Stratford, CT, and is coached by CPT Alan Wilcoxson and Josie Burzynski-Smith.

Next up The Shooters Edge will compete against Georgia Competitive Shooters from Griffin, GA. Georgia Competitive Shooters currently has a 4 - 0 record. Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club will compete against Lake Region Shooting Sports from Devils Lake, ND. Lake Region Shooting Sports currently has a 4 - 0 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=1.1.763345472.1

16 - 22 Oct 2017

Rank Participant Region ST 1 ST 2 ST 3 ST 4 Team
1 The Shooters Edge Sarasota, FL 391 - 27 392 - 25 391 - 26 390 - 20 1564 - 98
Sanchez, Matthew 99 - 9 100 - 9 100 - 10 95 - 5 394 - 33
Tucker, Mary 98 - 7 100 - 8 99 - 5 98 - 8 395 - 28
McMahan, Lauren 97 - 7 98 - 6 95 - 5 100 - 3 390 - 21
Granger, Taryn (104) 97 - 4 94 - 2 97 - 6 97 - 4 385 - 16
2 Stratford PAL Jr. Rifle Club Stratford, CT 376 - 15 370 - 12 373 - 13 374 - 11 1479 - 49
Reynolds, Rose (105) 95 - 5 94 - 3 94 - 3 94 - 3 377 - 14
Kavulich, Hope (102) 95 - 6 91 - 3 94 - 3 92 - 3 372 - 15
Chechoski, Lauren (106) 90 - 1 92 - 3 92 - 3 93 - 3 367 - 10
Niemiec, Taylor (103) 94 - 3 82 - 4 91 - 1 95 - 2 362 - 10
Renger, Abbigail (101) 89 - 2 93 - 3 93 - 4 88 - 1 363 - 10
Sturrock, Jacob (107) 84 - 2 76 - 0 82 - 0 77 - 0 319 - 2
Reynolds, Haley (104) 92 - 1 87 - 2 0 - 0 0 - 0 179 - 3

16 - 22 Oct 2017

Orion National Air Pistol League