Lions Dominate in Outdoor South-East Regionals

Lions Dominate in Outdoor South-East Regionals

STATESBORO, Ga. - The Emmanuel College archery team participated in the Outdoor South-East Regionals from March 29th- March 31st. The Lions had a solid performance in both the qualification rounds (Saturday March 29th) and the elimination rounds (Sunday 31st). Upon conclusion of the tournament, Emmanuel Archery brought home 20 medals:

Mix Team:

Team Rounds:


  • 1st Place Men's Open Compound: Clayton Jones
  • 1st Place Men's Bowhunter: Leland Jones
  • 1st Place Women's Open Compound: Kaleigh Backstrom
  • 1st Place Women's Bowhunter: Mary Baxter
  • 1st Place Women's Olympic Recurve: Rachel Reshonsky
  • 2nd Place Men's Open Compound: Kyle Decker
  • 2nd Place Men's Bowhunter: Caleb Sheally
  • 2nd Place Men's Barebow: Darren Bearden
  • 2nd Place Women's Open Compound: Kathryn Davies
  • 2nd Place Women's Bowhunter: Lydia Mercado
  • 2nd Place Women's Barebow: Sierra Cofield
  • 3rd Place Women's Bowhunter: Angel Haylock
  • 3rd Place Women's Barebow: Hannah Bradshaw
  • 3rd Place Women's Olympic Recurve: Lauren Pearson
  • 3rd Place Men's Olympic Recurve: Tyler Levanduski

In addition, several Emmanuel Archery Shooters were awarded for their performance in Indoor Nationals and Outdoor Regionals. The best scores of each division added together determined who became ALL-REGION shooters. Emmanuel Archery had 8.

ALL-REGION shooters:

With their impressive performance this season, Emmanuel College became the most awarded school in the South-East Region for 2018-2019.

Next up, the archery team will compete at Outdoor Nationals in Dublin Ohio at the end of May.

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