FRANKLIN SPRINGS, Ga. - Blake Argo joins the Clay Target Shooting Team starting in the Fall of 2019. Blake is a 2019 graduate of Central Academy of Technology and Arts in Monroe, North Carolina. He began his shooting career in 2011 in local 4H tournaments in Aiken, South Carolina as a member of the Aiken Youth Shooting Sports.
Blake is a member of the Gaston Young Guns Youth Shooting Team and the Mid-Carolina 4H Youth Shooting Team. He competes in Skeet, Trap, and Sporting Clays as a member of the NSSA, the South Carolina Youth Shooting Federation (SCYSF), the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) Shotgun Shooting Sports, and the Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP).
Blake has built an impressive resume, with some of his biggest accomplishments including his Kreighoff All American Awards, the 2018 SC State NSSA Awards, and his 2018 Junior Worlds Awards.
- 2016 NSSA Kreighoff Sub-Junior All-American Honorable Mention
- 2017 NSSA Class All-American (B-Class)
- 2017 NSSA Sub-Junior/Junior Honor Squad (HOA Average increase of 0.0590) 2017 NSSA Zone 4 Skeet Junior Team
- 2017 SC State Skeet Tournament Junior Runner-Up
- 2017 SC State Skeet Tournament 28ga Overall Champion
- 2018 Gastonia Dove Hunter Open HOA Champion
- 2018 Gastonia Dove Hunter Open 12ga Champion
- 2018 Gastonia Dove Hunter Open Junior Champion
- 2018 Zone 4 Skeet Championships .410 bore Junior 4th (97/100)
- 2018 NSSA Junior World Skeet Championships 12ga Jr. 3rd place (100/100) 2018 NSSA Junior World Skeet Championships 20ga Jr. 8th place (99/100) 2018 NSSA Junior World Skeet Championships .410 Jr. 4th place (97/00)
- 2018 SC State Skeet Championships HOA Runner-Up (392/400)
- 2018 SC State Skeet Championships Jr. Champion
- 2018 SC State Skeet Championships Champ of Champs Champion (100/100) • 2018 SC State Skeet Championships .410 Runner-Up (97/100)
- 2018 SC State Skeet Team Member
- 2018 SC State SCTP Championships Skeet Runner-Up (98/100)
- 2018 SC State Skeet Doubles Championships Runner-Up (47/50)
- 2017 SC Youth Shooting Foundation Sporting Clays State Championships 1st (82/100) 2018 SC Youth Shooting Foundation Sporting Clays State Championships 2nd (84/100) 2019 SC SCTP State Skeet Qualifier Champion (99/100)
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