Our Clover High School Air Force JROTC Marksmanship team finished a perfect 6-0 season with winning the Orion National Air Rifle League Air Force Championship.
Sponsored by the Orion
Scoring System, the postal marksmanship league is a national team league for
high school rifle teams and junior rifle clubs across the nation. The Champions
Division which Clover competed in is the most difficult division in the league.
In each league game, the teams compete in what is known as a Three-Position Air
Rifle match. The match is modeled after Olympic Rifle competitions, but adapted
to high school age athletes. Each athlete shoots 10 shots in three different
shooting positions: prone, standing, and kneeling. Each shot is worth a maximum
of 10 points. The sum of points scored in the 30 shots is the athlete's total.
The team score is comprised of the best four athletes from each
Clover AFJROTC was led by senior Kristopher Dauble and junior Brianna
Fish who routinely contributed top team scores. The remaining contributing
members were Emily Morse, Joie Palmer, and Alex Rulevich. The team is
coached by AFJROTC instructor SMSgt Clarence Woodham.