Ridge Community AJROTC

Represents: Ridge Community High School AJROTC

Current Record: 3 - 4

Season Average: 889.20

Game Score: 0

Ball AJROTC

Represents: Ball High School AJROTC

Current Record: 7 - 0

Season Average: 972.00

Game Score: 980

Ball AJROTC (5 - 0) 980 defeats Ridge Community AJROTC (2 - 3) DNS

Competition Recap

Ball AJROTC Defeats Ridge Community AJROTC

In an undisputed contest, scoring 980 points, Ball AJROTC defeated Ridge Community AJROTC. Their fifth win in a row, Ball AJROTC is in first place in their Division with a 5 - 0 record. Ball AJROTC was led by Christopher Bonnette who shot a 260. The remaining contributing members were Maricela Salinas, Dreylon Blankenship, and Fatima Estrada. Ball AJROTC is from Galveston, TX, and is coached by Mark Knight.

Ridge Community AJROTC dropped to 2 - 3 on the season. They are currently in sixth place in their Division. Ridge Community AJROTC is from Davenport, FL, and is coached by John Durocher.

Next up Ball AJROTC will compete against Northside AJROTC from Fort Smith, AR. Northside AJROTC currently has a 4 - 1 record. Ridge Community AJROTC will compete against Coral Glades AJROTC from Coral Springs, FL. Coral Glades AJROTC currently has a 0 - 5 record.

These two teams are competing in the Army JROTC Leaders Division of the Orion National Air Rifle League. Sponsored by the Orion Scoring System, the league is a national team league for high school teams and junior rifle clubs. The league has two parts. An 8 week round-robin regular season going on now, where teams compete for their Division's title. Followed by the post-season, comprising of two single elimination tournaments. Only the top 16 teams across all divisions advance to the post-season, to compete for the league title.

In each game the teams compete in what is known as a Three-Position Air Rifle match. The match is modeled after Olympic Rifle competitions but adapted to high school age athletes. Each athlete will shoots 10 shots in three different shooting positions, prone, standing, and kneeling. Each shot is worth a maximum of 10 points. The sum of points scored in the 30 shots is the athlete's total. The team score is comprised of the best four athletes from each team.

For more information on the league, including complete standings, visit http://www.orionscoringsystem.com/AirRifleLeague

Box Score: http://www.orionresults.com/team/GamePage.aspx?MatchID=1.1.763306527.1

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Rank Participant Region Prone Standing Kneeling Team
1 Ball AJROTC 371 - 9 288 - 4 330 - 8 980 - 22
Bonnette, Christopher (101) 92 - 4 76 - 0 92 - 3 260 - 7
Salinas, Maricela (104) 85 - 1 73 - 2 86 - 3 244 - 6
Estrada, Fatima (102) 92 - 3 64 - 0 80 - 1 236 - 4
Blankenship, Dreylon (103) 93 - 2 75 - 2 72 - 1 240 - 5
West, Paige (112) 90 - 2 60 - 1 70 - 0 220 - 3
Grimmett, Caleb P (111) 94 - 0 56 - 0 64 - 1 214 - 1
Thoms, Colton (105) 85 - 1 53 - 0 50 - 0 188 - 1

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Orion National Air Pistol League