Lyon County 4-H

Represents: Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports

Current Record: 3 - 4

Season Average: 920.86

Game Score: 928

Coweta Co 4-H

Represents: Coweta Co 4-H

Current Record: 4 - 3

Season Average: 961.67

Game Score: 979

Coweta Co 4-H (1 - 0) 979 defeats Lyon County 4-H (0 - 2) 928

Competition Recap

Coweta Co 4-H defeats Lyon County 4-H

Coweta Co 4-H defeated Lyon County 4-H 979 to 928 last week in the National Air Rifle League. With the win, Coweta Co 4-H is in third place in their Division with a 1 - 0 record. Coweta Co 4-H was led by Jennifer Brinton who shot a 262. The remaining contributing members were Hunter Arrington, Cody Piper, and Zach Shadix. Coweta Co 4-H is from Senoia, GA, and is coached by Michael Piper.

Lyon County 4-H dropped to 0 - 2 on the season. They are currently in seventh place in their Division. Lyon County 4-H was led by Karalyn Karjala who shot a 249. The remaining contributing members were Kaitlyn Karjala, Isaac Cushenbery, and Garland Hanlin. Lyon County 4-H is from Emporia, KS, and is coached by Trenna Hanlin and Bev Hilbish.

Next up Coweta Co 4-H will compete against Heritage Classical Christian Academy from Fenton, MO. Heritage Classical Christian Academy currently has a 0 - 2 record. Lyon County 4-H will compete against Saint Thomas Academy from Mendota Heights, MN. Saint Thomas Academy currently has a 2 - 0 record.

These two teams are competing in the Junior Rifle Club Champions 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 Champions Division is the most difficult division in the conference. 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=1.1.763539138.1

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Rank Participant Region Prone Standing Kneeling Team
1 Coweta Co 4-H newnan, GA 359 - 9 305 - 5 315 - 6 979 - 20
Brinton, Jennifer (JENIFR) 95 - 3 79 - 3 88 - 3 262 - 9
Arrington, Hunter (HUNTER) 91 - 4 85 - 1 84 - 1 260 - 6
Piper, Cody (CODY) 88 - 1 80 - 0 89 - 2 257 - 3
Shadix, Zach (ZACH) 85 - 1 61 - 1 54 - 0 200 - 2
2 Lyon County 4-H 349 - 9 270 - 0 309 - 5 928 - 14
Karjala, Karalyn (102) 94 - 3 71 - 0 84 - 1 249 - 4
Karjala, Kaitlyn (112) 81 - 1 79 - 0 79 - 2 239 - 3
Cushenbery, Isaac (111) 94 - 4 50 - 0 85 - 1 229 - 5
Hanlin, Garland (103) 80 - 1 70 - 0 61 - 1 211 - 2

25 Sep-08 Oct 17

Orion National Air Pistol League