Bighorn Archery Club draws record number of archers

Good time had by all at annual Indoor A&W Shoot in 100 Mile House

The 100 Mile Bighorn Archery Club hosted the annual Indoor 3D A&W Shoot at the old Stan Halcro Arena in 100 Mile House on March 19-20. Local archers

The 100 Mile Bighorn Archery Club hosted the annual Indoor 3D A&W Shoot at the old Stan Halcro Arena in 100 Mile House on March 19-20. Local archers

The 100 Mile Bighorn Archery Club had a record turnout for its annual Indoor A&W 3D Shoot at the Stan Halcro Arena on March 19-20.

Ninety-one archers, ranging in age from seven to seniors, attended from Williams Lake, Quesnel, Vanderhoof, Merritt, Port Coquitlam, the Okanagan and from 70 Mile House to Lac la Hache.

Local winners are in italics.

 

Traditional

Men

Master’s Men’s Longbow: Allen Pickering, first; and Ted Swift, second

Adult Men’s Longbow: Brent Watts, first; Jim Malm, second; and Dirk Dunkel, third

Master’s Men’s Recurve: Adrian Messner, first; Ernie Schmid, second; and Yak Crame, third

Adult Men’s Recurve: Fred Streleoff, first; Dan Mobbs, second; and Eric Baumgartner, third

 

Ladies

Ladies Master’s Ladies Longbow: denise swift, first

Adult Ladies Longbow: Nikki Mobbs, first; and Cyndi Schwab, second

Master’s Ladies Recurve: Sarah Wiebe, first

Adult Ladies Recurve: Bless Watts, first; Sharon Allan, second; and Trudy Foster, third

 

Junior (11-13 years)

Female recurve: Lexus Amut, first

 

Youth (14-17 yrs)

Female Recurve: Kira Pratt, first; Taiya Young, second

Male Recurve: Dylan Young, first; Dakota Logan, second

Male Longbow: Wesley Silverton, first

 

Cubs (8-10 yrs)

Recurve: Ethan Lee Anthony, first

 

Tots (0-7 yrs)

Recurve: Taya Wyssen

 

Primitive: Ted Swift, first

 

Compound

Cub Unlimited: Joelle Thurow

 

Men’s

Open Master’s Male: Keith Rande, first

Open Adult Male: Lee Jackman, first; Bob Thurow, second; and Tony Wyssen

Open Youth Male: Michael Gulbransen, first

Open Junior Male: Ty Thurow, first

Unlimited Master’s Male: Alvin Wiebe, first

Unlimited Adult Male: Tyler Parent, first; Brycen Rande, second; and Brad Grimmer, third

Unlimited Junior Male: Anthony Silverton, first

Bowhunter Adult Male: Marcel Baur, first

 

Ladies

Unlimited Master’s Female: Sarah Wiebe, first; Arlene Dalpre, second; Angela Vincenzi, third

Unlimited Adult Female: Chanalle Dalpre, first; Torrie Berkey, second; Shannon Silverton, third

Unlimited Junior Female: Jaimee Martin, first

Unlimited Youth Female: Jenna Morey, first; and Emma Paterson, second

Open Adult Female: Mary Thurow, first; and Jennifer Sprecher, second

Open Master’s Female: Dora Sprecher, first; and Shannon Rande, second

“The shoot was a great success and everyone seemed to have a wonderful time,” says Bighorn Archery Club secretary denise swift.

Now, we are looking forward to our outdoor shoot at the 100 Mile Snowmobile Club’s trails at the top of Ainsworth Road on June 4-5, she adds.