EGC Turkey Shoot - November 2006
The club sponsored a Turkey Shoot on Sunday, November 19th. There were 8 shooters total, 4 of which were Junior Class. The NRA Light Rifle Format was used, and prizes ranging from a Turkey to Turkey Spam were handed out. The Course of Fire utilized NRA Light Rifle Rules.
NRA light rifle is a 3 position shoot (prone, kneeling, standing) using sporting .22 rifles. Rifles used cannot weigh over 8½ pounds, cannot have trigger pull of less than 2 pounds and may not use a sling. They may use any optical sight including scopes or electronic sights. Shooters are allowed 1½ minutes per shot and must use the same rifle for the entire event. We shot 60 rounds total at a distance of 50 feet. Shooting jackets, gloves and slings were not allowed.
First Prize, Butterball Turkey- Sean
Second Prize, Stove Top Stuffing - Wayne
Third Prize, Cranberry Sauce - Justin
Junior First Prize, Cornish Game Hen - Justin
Lowest Score, Turkey Spam - Joe
The complete results were:
|Name||Standing #1||Kneeling #1||Prone #1||Prone #2||Kneeling #2||Standing #2||Total||Ranking|
|Sean||91||90 2X||85 1X||96 5X||95||88||545 8X||1|
|Wayne||86||88 2X||78||92 1X||83||84||511 3X||2|
|Anthony (Jr)||52||54||77||77 1X||36||44||340 1X||6|
|The youngest competitor gets some coaching from his dad.||All of the participants in the Turkey Shoot|