Lyon County 4-H

Represents: Lyon County 4-H Shooting Sports

Current Record: 3 - 4

Season Average: 920.86

Game Score: 948

Heritage Classical Christian Academy

Represents: Heritage Classical Christian Academy

Current Record: 4 - 3

Season Average: 972.14

Game Score: 997

Heritage Classical Christian Academy (3 - 2) 997 defeats Lyon County 4-H (1 - 4) 948

Competition Recap

Heritage Classical Christian Academy defeats Lyon County 4-H

Heritage Classical Christian Academy defeated Lyon County 4-H 997 to 948 last week in the National Air Rifle League. Their third win in a row, Heritage Classical Christian Academy is in fourth place in their Division with a 3 - 2 record. Heritage Classical Christian Academy was led by Kaylee Shirreffs who shot a 260. The remaining contributing members were Carissa Steele, Isaac Joback, and AJ Kramer. Heritage Classical Christian Academy is from Fenton, MO, and is coached by Erik Shirreffs.

Lyon County 4-H dropped to 1 - 4 on the season. They are currently in seventh place in their Division. Shooting their highest team score of the season Lyon County 4-H was led by Karalyn Karjala who shot a 255. The remaining contributing members were Garland Hanlin, Kaitlyn Karjala, and Isaac Cushenbery. Lyon County 4-H is from Emporia, KS, and is coached by Trenna Hanlin and Bev Hilbish.

Next up Heritage Classical Christian Academy will compete against Humboldt Sharpshooters from Hartford, SD. Humboldt Sharpshooters currently has a 4 - 1 record. Lyon County 4-H will compete against Carroll County 4-H from Carrollton, GA. Carroll County 4-H currently has a 4 - 1 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=1.1.763539178.1

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Rank Participant Region Prone Standing Kneeling Team
1 Heritage Classical Christian Academy 373 - 9 301 - 2 335 - 6 997 - 16
Shirreffs, Kaylee 97 - 4 84 - 1 79 - 0 260 - 5
Steele, Carissa 93 - 1 81 - 1 84 - 1 258 - 3
Joback, Isaac 88 - 0 62 - 0 95 - 5 245 - 5
Kramer, AJ 90 - 3 67 - 0 77 - 0 234 - 3
Brown, Allison (105) 93 - 1 69 - 0 56 - 0 218 - 1
2 Lyon County 4-H 358 - 8 269 - 1 321 - 3 948 - 12
Karjala, Karalyn (102) 91 - 1 79 - 1 85 - 1 255 - 3
Hanlin, Garland (103) 85 - 1 70 - 0 82 - 2 237 - 3
Karjala, Kaitlyn (112) 89 - 1 69 - 0 75 - 0 233 - 1
Cushenbery, Isaac (111) 93 - 5 51 - 0 79 - 0 223 - 5

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Orion National Air Pistol League