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2018 – Shoot Reports

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10/07/18 – ‘Copperhead Canyon Challenge’  NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament

Steve Baker and Jonathan Fleming participated in the ‘Copperhead Canyon Challenge” NSCA Tournament at Copperhead Creek Shooting Club in Marble Falls on 10/07/18.  There were a total of 40 shooters in the tournament.

In the Main,  Steve shot a 93/100 for 2nd place in Master Class, while Jonathan Fleming shot a 77/100 for 3rd place in Class D.

In the 50 Target Super Sporting Event,  Steve Baker shot a 46/50 for 2nd place in Master Class, while Joanthan Fleming shot a 44/50 for a 1st place in D Class.

In the 28 Gauge Event, Steve Baker shot a 40/50 for 1st place in Master Class.

10/6/18 – Monthly FCS Sporting Clays Shoot

Six shooters had a good time at the 10/6/18 Sporting Clays Shoot at the Capital Clays.  The scores were as follows:

Randy Rowley – 44

Mike Walsh – 41

Paul Ellis – 37

Burl Fulenwider – 30

Earl Prochnick – 23

Jackson Moore – 20

Randy, Earl, and Burl probably wouldn’t have shot as well, as they shot Station 6 as on-report, while Mike, Paul, and Jackson shot it as true pairs (Randy’s team didn’t read the sign that recommends how to shoot the station, as they were busy trying to figure out which two of the four traps to shoot).

9/29/18 – ‘Capital City Patriot Day’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament

Lamar Denney, and Christian Spies  participated in the ‘Patriot Day’ NSCA Tournament at Capital Trap and Skeet in Austin on 9/29/18.  There were a total of 106 shooters in the tournament.

In the Preliminary Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 94/100 in Masters Class for 2nd place tie,  while Christian Spies shot a 79/100 in Class B.

In the Main Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 91/100 in Masters Class, while Christian Spies shot a 81/100 for 3nd place in Class B.

In the 5-Stand event, Lamar Denney a 44/50 in Master Class, while Christian Spies shot a 39/50 in Class B.

9/22/18 – ‘Copperhead Octoberfest’  NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament

Steve Baker and Christian Spies participated in the ‘Octoberfest” NSCA Tournament at Copperhead Creek Shooting Club in Marble Falls on 9/22/18.  There were a total of 29 shooters in the tournament.

In the Main,  Steve Baker shot a 79/100 for 2nd place in Master Class, while Christian Spies shot a 69/100 for 2nd place in Class B.

In the 50 Target Super Sporting Event,  Steve Baker shot a 42/50 for 2nd place in Master Class, while Christian Spies shot a 45/50 for a 1st place in B Class.

In the 28 Gauge Event, Steve Baker shot a 37/50 for 1st place in Master Class, while Christian Spies shot a 35/50 for 1st place in B Class.

8/18/18 – Monthly FCS Sporting Clays Shoot

Nineteen shooters participated in the monthly FCS Sporting Clays shoot at Capitol City Trap & Skeet Club on Saturday, 8/18/18.  We had a great crowd with four new guests and one new member (Jeff Morris).  After the shoot, we went over scores, covered upcoming events, had a short devotional by Bruce Crockett, and presented FCS caps for sale.

The scores were:

Bruce Crockett – 44/50

Mike Walsh – 39/50

Jeff Morris – 38/50

Paul Ellis – 37/50

Kenny Hill – 37/50

Scott Admire – 37/50

Randy Rowley – 36/50

Bret Mercer – 35/50

Mark Nelson – 34/50

Chris Capo  –33/50

Gustavo Bultron – 32/50

Brad Versteegh – 31/50

Stu Smithson – 26/50

Emily Smithson – 26/50

Carolyn Smithson – 22/50

Burl Flenwider – 22/50

Michael Armstrong – 22/50

Earl Prochnick – 19/50

Ben Cox – 16/50

8/12/18 – ‘Copperhead Open’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament

Steve Baker, Bruce Crockett, Lamar Denney, Christian Spies, and Jonathan Fleming participated in the ‘Copperhead Open” NSCA Tournament at Copperhead Creek Shooting Club in Marble Falls on 8/12/18.  The weather was calm and comfortable for an August morning.  There were a total of 60 shooters in the tournament.

In the Main,  Lamar Denney shot a 96/100 in Masters Class for 1st Place, Steve Baker shot a 83/100 in Master Class, Bruce Crockett shot a 86/100 in A Class for 2nd Place, Christian Spies shot a 85/100 in Class B for a 1st Place tie, and Jonathan Fleming shot a 76/100 for 1st Place in Class D.

In the 75 Target Super Sporting Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 73/75 for 1st Place in Masters Class, Steve Baker shot a 66/75 in Master Class, Bruce Crockett shot a 69/75 for 2nd Place in A Class, Christian Spies shot a 64/75 for a 3nd Place tie in B Class, and Jonathan Fleming shot a 59/75 for 1st Place in D Class.

In the 20 Gauge Event, Lamar Denney shot a 45/50 for 1st Place in Masters Class,  Christian Spies shot a 47/50 for 2nd Place in Class B, and Jonathan Fleming shot a 45/50 for 1st Place in D Class.

In the 28 Gauge Event, Steve Baker shot a 41/50 in Master Class, while Christian Spies shot a 42/50 for a 2nd Place tie in B Class.

7/21/18 – ‘Clayfest’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament

Bruce Crockett and Christian Spies participated in the ‘Clayfest” NSCA Tournament at the National Shooting Complex in San Antonio on 7/21/18. There were a total of 308 shooters in the tournament.

In the Main Event,  Bruce Crockett shot a 75/100 in Class A, while Christian Spies shot a 71/100 in Class B.

In the Super Sporting Event, Christian shot a 44/50 for 1st Place in Class B.

In the 5-Stand event, Christian shot a 35/50 in Class B.

7/14/18 – ‘Capital City Classic’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament

Steve Baker, Bruce Crockett, Lamar Denney, Christian Spies, Erica Spies, and Jim McGee  participated in the ‘Firecracker Special” NSCA Tournament at Capital Trap and Skeet in Austin on 7/14/18.  There were a total of 134 shooters in the tournament.

In the Preliminary Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 93/100 in Masters Class for 3rd highest score, Steve Baker shot a 87/100 for 1st place in Class AA, Bruce Crockett shot a 84/100 for 1st Place in A Class,  Christian Spies shot a 78/100 in Class B, while Erica Spies shot a 29/100 in Class D. Steve received his 20th punch from his 1st Place finish, which will move him to Masters Class. Congratulations to Steve!

In the Main Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 90/100 in Masters Class for 3rd highest score, Steve Baker shot a 81/100 in Class AA, Bruce Crockett shot a 79/100 for the 3rd highest score in Class A, Christian Spies shot a 82/100 for 1st Place in Class B, and Jim McGee shot a 61/100 in Class E.

In the 5-Stand event, Steve shot a 32/50 in Class AA and Christian shot a 35/50 in Class B.

7/7/18 – ‘Freedom Clays’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament

Christian Spies participated in the ‘Freedom Clays” NSCA Tournament at Copperhead Creek in Marble Falls on 7/7/18.  There were a total of 86 shooters in the tournament.

In the Main Event,  Christian shot a 72/100 in Class B.

In the Super Sporting Event, Christian shot a 45/50 for 1st Place in Class B.

In the 20 gauge event, Christian shot a 33/50 in Class B.

In the 28 gauge event, Christian shot a 41/50 for 1st Place in Class B.

7/7/18 – Monthly Sporting Clays Shoot

Thirteen shooters participated in the monthly FCS Sporting Clays shoot at Capitol City Trap & Skeet Club on Saturday 7/7/18.  The weather was comfortable due to cloudy conditions, and a pending rainstorm. We were able to complete the shoot just before it began to rain.  After the shoot, we went over scores, then covered upcoming events.

The scores were:

Mike Walsh – 43/50

Bruce Crockett – 42/50

Paul Ellis – 40/50

Randy Rowley – 38/50

Scott Timpany – 36/50

Mark Berdoll – 35/50

Bret Mercer  –34/50

Jackson Moore – 33/50

Brad Versteegh – 32/50

Flint Deshazo – 31/50

Jim McGee – 28/50

Michael Armstrong – 28/50

Earl Prochnick – 22/50

6/30/18 – ‘Capital City Classic’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament

Steve Baker, Bruce Crockett, Lamar Denney, and Christian Spies participated in the ‘Capital Classic” NSCA Tournament at Capital Trap and Skeet in Austin on 6/30/18.  The weather reached 100 degrees that day, with wind gusting between 22-25 mph. While the wind keep things comfortable, it tended to move the targets around.  There were a total of 122 shooters in the tournament.

In the Prelim Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 96/100 in Masters Class for 1st Place, Steve Baker shot a 82/100 in Class AA, Bruce Crockett shot a 83/100 in B Class for a 1st Place tie, and Christian Spies shot a 77/100 in Class B. Bruce received his 11th & 12th punch from his 1st Place finish, which will move him to A Class.

In the Main Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 92/100 for 3rd place in Masters Class, Steve Baker shot a 82/100 for a 2nd place tie in Class AA, Bruce Crockett shot a 74/100 for a 5th place tie in Class B, while Christian Spies shot a 72/100 in Class B.

In the 5-Stand event, Lamar Denney shot a 38/50 in Masters Class, Steve Baker shot a 35/50 in Class AA, and Christian Spies shot a 30/50 in Class C.

6/16/18 – Monthly Sporting Clays Shoot

Thirteen shooters participated in the monthly FCS Sporting Clays shoot at Capitol City Trap & Skeet Club on Saturday 6/16/18.  The weather was pleasant for a mid-June event.  After the shoot, we went over scores, upcoming events, and Bruce Crockett presented a short devotional called Beware of Dog.  We had two first time shooters – Vince Berry and Alexa Miller (first time guest).

The scores were:

Christian Spies – 43/50

Bruce Crockett – 40/50

Tim Price – 39/50

Edward Terry – 38/50

Brad Versteegh – 36/50

Harold Terry – 33/50

Erica Spies  – 28/50

Flint DeShazo – 27/50

Vince Berry – 18/50

Kyle Berry – 16/50

Becky Terry – 14/50

Kathy Miller – 5/50

Alexa Miller – 4/50

5/20/18 – ‘McBride’s Open’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament

Steve Baker, Bruce Crockett, Lamar Denney, Christian Spies, and Erica Spies participated in the ‘McBride’s Open” NSCA Tournament at Capital Trap and Skeet in Austin on 5/20/18.  The day started out cloudy, which turned to rain later in the afternoon.  There were a total of 96 shooters in the tournament.

In the Prelim Event,  Christian Spies shot a 64/100 in Class C, while Erica Spies  shot a 20/100 in Class D.

In the Main Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 90/100 in Masters Class, Steve Baker shot a 84/100 in Class AA, and Bruce Crockett shot a 77/100 in Class B.

In the 5-Stand event, Lamar Denney shot a 38/50 in Masters Class, Steve Baker shot a 43/50 for 1st Place in Class AA, and Christian Spies shot a 31/50 in Class C.

5/12/17 – Annual FCS Open Sporting Clays Tournament

Nineteen people attended the annual tournament at the Capitol City Trap and Skeet Club and luncheon at La Palapa.  We had excellent weather.  We shot 100 rounds on the  Main course that had been configured as a Corporate shoot level of difficulty.  First time FCS shooter Christian Spies claimed the title of champion with a score of 95 (47/48), a new FCS Open record!  The shooters and their scores were:

Christian Spies – 95 (48/47)

Steve Baker – 88 (43/45)

Bruce Crockett – 86  (43/43)

Jonathan Flemming – 85 (40/45)

Jim McGee – 82 (44/38)

Paul Ellis – 76 38/38)

Scott Timpany – 76 (34/42)

Gustavo Bulton – 74 (38/36)

Randy Rowley – 73 (38/35)

Harold Terry – 63 (31/32)

Ken Miller – 62 (30/32)

Burl Fulenwider – 52 (26/26)

Jeff Singh – 52 (26/26)

Erica Spies – 42 (23/19)

4/29/18 – ‘Bluebonnet Special’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament 

Steve Baker, Bruce Crockett, and Lamar Denney participated in the ‘Bluebonnet Special” NSCA Tournament at Capital Trap and Skeet in Austin on 4/29/18.  It was a nice clear, cool Spring day. There were a total of 121 shooters in the tournament.

In the Prelim Event,  Steve Baker shot a 77/100 in Class AA, while Bruce Crockett shot a 74/100 in Class B.

In the Main Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 91/100 in Masters Class, Steve Baker shot a 86/100 for 1st Place in in Class AA, and Bruce Crockett shot a 69/100 in Class B.

In the 5-Stand event, Steve Baker shot a 45/50 for 2nd Place in Class AA.

4/13/18 – 4/14/18 – 24-hour Sporting Clays Shoot

Five members (Bruce Crockett, Michael Armstrong, Kenny Hill, Ron & Alex Denison) and two guests (March Swiatek & Jim Bradley) had a great time at the FCS 24 hour shoot located at the 74 Resort Ranch in Campbellton, Texas.  Our group arrived before noon, checked into our rooms, and headed to the dining room for a wonderful lunch.  Afterwards, we picked up  a refreshment cooler, a gas golf cart, and headed out to shoot on the 3 mile sporting clays course.  There was a good selection of targets, but most were pretty challenging.  That evening, we were served an outstanding meal of 16oz New York strip steaks and all the trimmings.  The meal was finished off with a choice of fabulous desserts.

The next morning we had a wonderful breakfast before heading back out on the sporting clays course.  The weather was perfect on Friday with little to no wind, however, a front blew in that night and conditions were winder on Saturday.  At noon, we headed back to the dining room one last time for a wonderful lunch.

As in previous years, it was hard to say which was better, the food or the unlimited clays!  The only thing for sure is we can’t wait to return next year!

4/7/18 – Monthly Sporting Clays Shoot

Eight shooters participated in the monthly FCS Sporting Clays shoot at Capitol City Trap & Skeet Club.  A strong cold front blew in the night before, which resulted in an early morning temperature of 43 degrees and wind gusts of 20-30 mph at shoot time.  Plus they had reset the 50 round corporate course, making it more difficult.  We broke into two squads and had fun competing for the best scores.  After the shoot, we went over scores, upcoming events, and Randy Rowley closed our our event with a devotional called Catchers of Men. We had two first time shooters – Kyle Berry (new member) and Jackson Moore (first time guest).

The scores were:

Mike Walsh – 41/50

Bruce Crockett – 37/50

Randy Rowley – 36/50

Gustavo Bultron – 36/50

Paul Ellis – 33/50

Flint DeShazo – 24/50

Jackson Moore – 23/50

Kyle Berry – 16/50

3/24/18 – ‘March Madness’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament 

Steve Baker, Bruce Crockett, and Lamar Denney participated in the ‘March Madness” NSCA Tournament at Capital Trap and Skeet in Austin on 3/24/18.  It was a nice Spring day with a temperature range from 69 to 84 degrees. There were a total of 126 shooters in the tournament.

In the Prelim Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 96/100 for 3rd place in Master Class, Steve Baker shot a 83/100 in Class AA, and Bruce Crockett shot a 86/100 for a 1st place tie in Class B.

In the Main Event,  Lamar Denney shot a 87/100 in Master Class, Steve Baker shot a 76/100 in Class AA, and Bruce Crockett shot a 73/100 in Class B.

In the 5-Stand event, Steve Baker shot a 40/50 in Class AA.

3/10/18 – Monthly Sporting Clays Shoot

Fourteen shooters had a great time at the monthly FCS Sporting Clays shoot at Capitol City Trap & Skeet Club.  The weather was nice during our event and eventually reached 90 degrees later in the day.   We broke into three squads and had fun competing for the best scores on the 50 round corporate course.

The scores were:

Mike Walsh – 45/50

Bruce Crockett – 45/50

Scott Timpany – 40/50

Randy Rowley – 38/50

Steve Baker – 36/50

Sam Martin – 35/50

Gustavo Bultron – 35/50

Bret Mercer – 33/50

Paul Ellis – 28/50

Burl Fulenwider – 28/50

Cris Capo – 27/50

Flint Deshazo – 25/50

Joel Chapman – 15/50

Howard Joseph – 7/50

Randy Rowley lead a devotional called Into the Wind.

2/17/18 – ‘Fantastic Feb Clay Shoot’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament 

Steve Baker and Michael Armstrong participated in the ‘Fantastic Feb Clay Shoot’ Tournament at Copperhead Creek Shooting Club in Marble Falls on 2/17/18.  There were a total of 66 shooters in the tournament.

In the Main Event,  Steve Baker shot a 84/100 in Class AA, while Michael Armstrong shot a 28/100 in Class E.  This was Michael’s first registered tournament.

In the Super Sporting, Steve Baker shot a 46/50 for 2nd place in Class AA.

In the 20 gauge, Steve Baker shot a 42/50 in Class AA.

2/10/18 – Monthly Sporting Clays Shoot

Eleven shooters had a great time at the monthly FCS Sporting Clays shoot at Capitol City Trap & Skeet Club.  The weather was foggy but the wind was calm and in the 60’s at the time of the shoot.   We broke into two squads and had fun competing for the best scores on the 50 round corporate course.  We had two first time guests for sporting clays – Darrel Barnette and Chris Gibbs.  Afterwards, Randy Rowley covered upcoming events and led a devotional called Patched.  The scores were:

Bruce Crockett – 43/50

Mike Walsh – 41/50

Paul Ellis – 37/50

Randy Rowley – 36/50

Brad Versteegh – 32/50

Burl Fulenwider – 29/50

Darrle Barnette – 27/50

Flint Deshazo – 25/50

Bill Smith – 21/50

Andrew Velasquez – 20/50

Chris Gibbs – 19/50

1/27/18 – ‘Promatic Open’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament 

Bruce Crockett and Steve Baker participated in the ‘Promatic Open’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament at  Capital Trap & Skeet in Austin on 1/27/18.  There was light rain at times during the Prelim Event, but pushed thru in the afternoon when the Main Event was shot. There were a total of 93 shooters in the tournament.

In the Prelim Event,  Steve Baker shot a 83/100 in Class AA, while Bruce Crockett shot a 89/100 for a 1st place tie in Class B.

In the Main Event, Steve Baker shot a 81/10 for 2nd place in Class AA, while Bruce Crockett shot a 72/100 in Class B.

In the 5-Stand Event, Steve Baker shot a 37/50 in Class AA.

1/20/18 – Monthly Sporting Clays Shoot

Seven shooters enjoyed a pleasant mid-50’s and calm day at this month’s sporting clays shoot at the Capitol City Trap & Skeet Club.  We broke into two squads and had fun competing for the best scores on the 50 round corporate course.  We had one first time visitor – Jeff Singh.  Afterwards, upcoming events were covered including the FCS 24 Hour Sporting Clays shoot in April at the 74 Resort Ranch in Campbellton.  Bruce Crockett gave a short devotion on “It’s how you say it?”  The scores were:

Bruce Crockett – 46/50

Gustavo Bultron – 42/50

Paul Ellis – 41/50

Mike Walsh – 37/50

Brad Versteegh – 37/50

Jonathon Fleming – 37/50

Jeff Singh – 26/50

1/13/18 – ‘New Year’s Clay Opener’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament 

Steve Baker participated in the ‘New Year’s Clay Opener’ NSCA Sporting Clays Tournament at the Copperhead Creek Shooting Club in Marble Falls on 1/13/18.  There were a total of 54 shooters in the tournament.

In the New Year’s Clay Opener Main Event Steve shot a 76/100 in Class AA, while in the Super Sporting Event Steve shot a 39/50.

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