February 2018 Handgun Bullseye Match Report

We had a great day for a handgun match Sunday. The weather Saturday was rainy and grim. Monday threatened but was passable. Sunday was outstanding, pleasant and calm. A trio of shooters new to our match raised the bar for the future. Posting three possibles (100 points for 10 shots) in a single relay, Mike Davis left no doubt that he has no love for second place! There were five shooters that scored over 900, and four scoring 950 or more....

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January 2018 Handgun Bullseye Match Report

At the end of a week of really crappy weather the handgunners got a break. An outstanding day! It was more like April than January, a welcome change. The weather was so good that Steve Blackmon came out of hibernation, and Barton Crawford actually smiled. John Byrd showed up with enough money to shoot and saved himself from the embarrassment we all saw last November. Ken Milligan and Ron Dixon both took bragging targets home with them and no...

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August 2017 Handgun Bullseye Match Report

Bob Smoller and I were on the way to pistol bay #1 when we met Ron Dixon. He had been working clearing brush off the rifle range, and was going home. We stopped to say Hi, and Ron asked if we were setting up to shoot. I told him that we were and invited him to join us. Talk about unintended consequences- Ron posted the high aggregate total for the day, 969+33X. To make his debut at Bullseye even better, he also had the highest score for either...

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July 2017 Handgun Bullseye Match Report

On Sunday morning it looked like we would be rained out for the third month in a row. We set up targets without much confidence that the weather would improve. We were all wrong! When the time for the safety meeting arrived, the weather had started to clear. The usual suspects (all optimists) all showed up ready to help set up, and to shoot. The most obvious difference In technique in this bunch has to be Walt Sippel and Frank Kent. Frank...

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