LIERSCH PUTS IN TOP PERFORMANCE.
A perfect day welcomed shooters to the Wangaratta Clay Target Club Down The Line shoot on Saturday 18 July. Both the Points Score and Continental championship events proved very popular with all the shooters on the day.
AA grader Ross Liersch, was only 3 points down in the 50 target event, winning the overall champions sash. Closely followed by John Wojcik in 2nd place, only 1 point behind Liersch. Rob Nixon had a nice finish winning A grade with a tally of 144/150 and Benalla shooter Tony Plum took 2nd place on 140/150. Wodonga gent. Bernie Evans scored 143/150 winning B grade, with Roger Lyford taking out 2nd on 136/150. C grade was nicely won by William Smith 123/150 and lady shooter Jess Goodall put in a score of 104/150 winning 2nd.
After some adjustment to the three traps, the field was set up for the 30 target Continental event. A perfect result of 33/33 saw Glen Evans winning overall and AA, hot on his heels was Ross Liersch putting in another great effort of 32/33. A grader Chris Figgins shot consistently winning A grade with 30/31 with Mark Baker on 2nd place 29/31. A score of 28/31 was shot by Roger Lyford taking out B and Peter Roper, one target behind got 2nd place. The C grade sash was earned by Lachlan McDonald 26/30 and again Jess Goodall taking out 2nd shooting 22/30.
The ‘Lollipop’ High Guns were awarded to – O/All – Ross Liersch 206/210, Veterans – Greg. Pinner – 197/210 and best Junior – Andrew Evans 183/210.