(Marengo, OH) – The SCTP Faculty Nationals have been held October 27-29, 2017 on the “Spooky” Cardinal Capturing Middle in Marengo, OH. The ability, decked out with ghouls, goblins and witches, was as soon as once more the host for this third annual Faculty occasion!

231 athletes of representing 25 groups from 15 states made up over 700 registrations at this 12 months’s Faculty Nationals! Throwing over 125,00zero clay targets in Entice, Skeet, Sporting Clays, Bunker Entice and 5-Stand stored the Cardinal Middle employees fairly busy for a couple of days.

This 12 months’s match skilled some very “terrifying” climate due to Mom Nature! Rain and snow coupled with temperatures dipping into the low 30’s made for some very attention-grabbing rounds!

Division 1 groups comprised of this 12 months’s (HOA) champions, Lindenwood College of Missouri! Runner up, Midland College of Nebraska gave them a tricky battle as did third place Bethel Faculty from Tennessee. Division II groups included this 12 months’s champion’s Martin Methodist of Tennessee (who had the general HOA excessive rating for the 2nd straight 12 months), runner-up Ft. Hayes State College of Kansas adopted by Hillsdale Faculty of Michigan. Division III colleges have been represented by this 12 months’s Nationwide Champions Emanuel Faculty of Georgia, Runner-ups College of Alabama Clay Capturing Crew and third place workforce, Japanese Kentucky College. This 12 months, the SCTP added Division IV. This newly added division will consist of two Yr Faculties of which was gained by Roane State Group Faculty of Tennessee with Runner-up, Hawkeye Group Faculty of Iowa!

People handing over stellar performances included Girls HOA winner, Paige Denny of the Midland College Shotgun Crew and Males’s HOA winner, Riley Ross representing Ft. Hayes State. These athletes gained Shamrock Leather-based Capturing baggage compliments of the SCTP and Shamrock! Different notables have been an ideal efficiency shot within the Skeet occasion (200 Straight) by Eli Christman – Martin Methodist Faculty!

Braving the snow and frigid temperatures all day on the 2017 SCTP Faculty Nationals on Saturday, athletes discovered some vitality to compete in a “Spooktacular” Final Competitor Standing competitors together with a fancy dress judging contest (by their friends)!

For the costume contest, coming in 1st place and dressed as a Panda Bear was Darrien Lettman. 2nd place went to Noah Adair dressed as a clown and third place went to a rooster worn by Mark Beardsley! These athletes have been awarded shamrock leather-based merchandise and ammunition offered by Fiocchi. Congratulations and nice job by all of our costume sporting athletes!!
Competing within the Final Competitor Standing competitors and toughing out the under common temperatures of a late October night have been the next athletes: Dressed as a “T-Rex” and preventing off all competitors was the champion and “Final Competitor Standing”, Christian Salvanera! The Runner up award was gained by Andy Carey with third place going to Ty McCaskey, 4th awarded to Marcus Draves and fifth going to Nathan Hembree!

Nice job to the entire rivals and we positive hope you all had a beautiful time!

“Nice facility, nice groups/coaches/athletes/dad and mom and chilly climate! The SCTP Crew labored very exhausting and totally loved working with these nice groups. We’re extraordinarily excited and searching ahead to subsequent 12 months’s match!” commented Tom Wondrash, SCTP Nationwide Director. “We obtained the ultimate rating sheet at about 2:00pm on Sunday, began handing out awards at 2:15 and have been completed (waving goodbye) to the groups and athletes by three:00pm! It simply doesn’t get any higher than that for these groups!”

For a full record of outcomes and finishes in all disciplines, please see our web site at www.sssfonline.org and click on on “outcomes”.

The SCTP want to Thank the Cardinal Capturing Middle for his or her exhausting work, Jeff McClure from the MidwayUSA Basis and all of the dad and mom and groups for attending and supporting our nice program!

See full outcomes from the 2017 Scholastic Clay Goal Program (SCTP) Faculty Nationals from the Cardinal Capturing Middle in Marengo, OH on the SSSF‘s SHOT system. Click on on “leaderboards”, choose the occasion you want to see outcomes for then choose the leaderboard you want to see.

See the outcomes right here!

Events taken with beginning Clay Goal Capturing groups with the SCTP, Faculty or Excessive College, can contact any one of many SCTP Workers for help.

About Scholastic Capturing Sports activities Basis
The Scholastic Capturing Sports activities Basis (SSSF) is 501(c)(three) public charity chargeable for all points of the Scholastic Clay Goal Program (SCTP) and Scholastic Motion Capturing Program (SASP) throughout the US. SCTP and SASP are youth growth packages during which grownup coaches and different volunteers use capturing sports activities to show and to reveal sportsmanship, accountability, honesty, ethics, integrity, teamwork, and different optimistic life expertise. SCTP was developed as a program of the Nationwide Capturing Sports activities Basis (NSSF) till the SSSF was created in 2007 to function the SCTP. In 2012, SSSF created the SASP and have become the managing basis of each packages.

The Scholastic Clay Goal Program (SCTP) is a youth growth program that includes the sports activities of Entice, Skeet and Sporting Clays, in addition to the Olympic disciplines of Bunker Entice, Entice Doubles and Worldwide Skeet.

For extra details about SSSF, go to www.sssfonline.org.

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