Clay Target Shooting

Clay Target Takes 2nd at ACUI Central Midwest Conference Championship

Clay Target Takes 2nd at ACUI Central Midwest Conference Championship

SPARTA, IL. - The Emmanuel College clay target team traveled to the World Shooting and Recreation Complex this past weekend to compete in the ACUI Central Midwest Conference Championship. The team broke 1642 out of 1750 targets to place 2nd out of 16 colleges. 

Sophomore Wyatt Hargrove took first place overall in sporting clays hitting 97/100. Freshman Colby Watkins took 2nd place, also shooting 97/100. Junior Colton Evans took 3rd place in super sporting, hitting 43/100 and winning a shoot off.

Other contributors to the team score were Sophomores Reese Duffell and Austin Cosper, and Freshmen Aaron Copelan, Max Owen and Avery Biles.

Next up, the team will travel to the Cardinal Center in Marengo, Ohio this weekend to compete in the SCTP College National Competition.

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