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Churchill and Johnson host JROTC Air Rifle Match

DATE: Sept. 22
TIME: 7:30 a.m.
LOCATION: North East ISD Air Rifle Range Facility, 9803 North Broadway

The NEISD JROTC Department, Churchill High School and Johnson High School will host the San Antonio Invitational JROTC Air Rifle Match on Saturday, Sept. 22 starting at 7:30 a.m. at the district's air rifle range facility. The competition will be divided into three divisions:

(1) Sporter Class Air Rifles;

(2) Precision Class Air Rifles, fired concurrently for the teams and individual shooters in a 3 X 20 shoulder-to shoulder match and,

(3) “NEW SHOOTERS” division of competition for sporter class rifles shooting a 3 X 10 shoulder-to-shoulder match. New shooters are defined as competitors who have limited experience in organized target shooting. For this invitational match new shooters are competitors who began competition shooting within the past six months.

A final for the top eight shooters in all three divisions will be fired concurrently after all qualifying relays have been concluded. Individual and Team events will be fired concurrently.

For more information, contact Colonel Robert Henson at (210) 407-0351.

Posted on September 21, 2012