GRAINGER TOP SHOT AT WANGARATTA
AA grader Phil. Grainger put in a terrific display of his excellent shooting skills at Wangaratta Clay Target Clubs February Championship events on Saturday 20th. Phil. went home with an armful of trophies after winning both events and the overall high gun. Scoring 149/150 in the 50 target point score and a clean 135/135 in the 50 target double barrel c/ship. after a shoot off against AA grader John Wojcik 137/138.
Other results for the day in the points score were 2nd place in AA to John Wojcik 148/150, and the A grade sash was nicely won by Gordon Twamley 143/150 ahead of Greg Rowe 140/150. Veteran shooter Jim Kelly took out 1st in B grade 154/165, placing Neville Bussell in 2nd on 151/165. Junior up and coming top performer Jack Sandral achieved 132/150 winning C grade and lady shooter Jessica Goodall won 2nd place 125/150.
The 50 tgt. double barrel saw Euroa all rounder John King remaining in control in A grade, with a perfect result of 52/52, one target ahead of John Vardanega 51/52. Local shooter and club sponsor Tony Ruvolo – Winsec, performed well in B grade with a score of 48/50, leaving Graham Coyle, our hard working ground curator in 2nd place 50/53. Michael Rowan took out C grade on 49/50 and Jack Sandral 44/50 in 2nd.
The clubs March DTL shoot has been cancelled due to duck opening on the same day.
The High Guns were awarded to Phil Grainger – overall, Bob Leita – Veteran & Jack Sandral – Junior.