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Orion 7th Match: SCVRC Wins Against Cactus AFJROTC

posted Nov 17, 2018, 10:32 PM by SCVRC Juniors   [ updated Nov 17, 2018, 10:36 PM ]

I.  Orion Air Rifle League:  SCVRC Wins Final Match against Cactus AFJROTC

In preliminary results, SCVRC Juniors beat the Cactus Air Force JROTC of Glendale, AZ, by a score of 944-11 to 885-7 to close out the 2018 Orion National Air Rifle League.  Notable performances included:
  • Emily was our team's top scoring athlete, for the seventh match
  • Eleanor shot her highest-ever league score of 244-2, topping her previous high by 13 points
  • Daisy, in her regular season debut, shot a personal best score of 218
SCVRC Junior match scores were:

Rank Name Prone Standing Kneeling Individual
1 Emily 90 - 3 74 - 0 82 - 3 246 - 6
2 Eleanor 93 - 1 66 - 0 85 - 1 244 - 2
3 Dylan 90 - 0 63 - 0 83 - 1 236 - 1
4 Daisy 82 - 0 70 - 2 66 - 0 218 - 2
5 Kylar 89 - 2 57 - 0 66 - 0 212 - 2
6 Dipti 82 - 0 56 - 0 71 - 0 209 - 0
7 Mela 79 - 1 56 - 0 62 - 0 197 - 1
8 Laura 74 - 0 46 - 0 67 - 1 187 - 1

11/17 match results are online here and season results are online here.

II.  Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule:  Junior Program Closed on Saturday, 11/24/2018

III.  December Schedule:
Holiday Month Range Schedule:  Range Open Saturdays from 9:00am to Noon for Standing Training and Marksmanship Awards Practice
  • Sat., 12/1:  Standing practice 9:00am to 12:00.  Air Rifle League Awards and Pizza Lunch at 11:30.
  • Sat., 12/8:  Standing practice 9:00am to 12:00
  • Sat., 12/15:  Standing practice 9:00am to 12:00
  • Sat., 12/22:  Standing practice 9:00am to 12:00
  • Sat., 12/29:  Standing practice 9:00am to 12:00

Sat., 11/17, News: Final Orion Match vs Cactus AFJROTC

posted Nov 16, 2018, 3:31 PM by SCVRC Juniors   [ updated Nov 16, 2018, 3:39 PM ]

Orion National Junior Air Rifle League:
  • Saturday, 11/17, is our 7th and final league match against the Cactus Air Force JROTC of Glendale, AZ; representing VFW Post 144/145.
  • Complete results for our 2018 season are online here.  

Saturday, 11/17, Schedule:
  • Orion Air Rifle Match:
    • Relay 1 starts @ 8:30
    • Relay 2 starts @ 9:45
  • Distinguished Experts, Experts, and Sharpshooters:  11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Marksmen:  12:00pm - 1:30pm

Mela Goes to State Championships
If you didn't see last week's news article, Mela went to her first California state championships for Standing (60 shots) and 3-position (60 shots, 20 per position).

She had a great first match and made dramatic improvements compared to her club match scores from a year ago.

Mela's very determined and all her coaches and teammates are extremely proud of her accomplishments at the State Championships.

Mela Goes to CA State Championships!

posted Nov 12, 2018, 9:12 PM by SCVRC Juniors   [ updated Nov 12, 2018, 9:17 PM ]

Last weekend, Mela competed in both the CRPA Standing Air Rifle State Championship and the Best in the West 3P matches.

On Saturday, 11/10, she competed at CRPA Standing.  She completed 60 standing shots with the following scores 83, 82, 81, 78, 88, 76 for a total score of 488; which placed her at 39th out of a field of 42 competitors.

She was really nervous for the first few targets. Her scores were a significant improvement over averaging 65/target at the beginning of October. 

On Sunday, 11/11, she competed at the Best in the West 3P match. She felt much less nervous the second day and she completed a 3x20 with 97, 98, 82, 81, 83, 86 for a total of 527 which placed her at 34th out of 44 competitors. 

Here's a few pix from Mela's matches in Lincoln.   
 
 
 

Orion 6th Match Results vs. South Plantation AJROTC

posted Nov 10, 2018, 7:39 PM by SCVRC Juniors

Hi SCVRC Junior Team Members and Supporters,

Our athletes made a lot of great shots in today's match against the South Plantation Army JROTC of South Plantation, Florida!

Notable performances included:
  • Emily was our team's top scoring athlete for the sixth match of the season
  • Dipti shot her highest-ever league score to tie with Dylan
  • Eleanor shot her highest-ever league score
Complete results are online and summarized below: 

SVCRC vs. South Plantation AJROTC 
Rank Name Prone Standing Kneeling Individual
1 Emily 91 - 2 71 - 0 78 - 2 240 - 4
2 Dipti 84 - 1 65 - 0 88 - 2 237 - 3
3 Dylan 97 - 3 56 - 0 84 - 0 237 - 3
4 Josue 90 - 2 59 - 1 85 - 1 234 - 4
5 Eleanor 86 - 3 64 - 0 81 - 2 231 - 5
6 Kylar 88 - 1 63 - 0 75 - 0 226 - 1
7 Isaac 85 - 2 62 - 1 65 - 1 212 - 4

Updates for Sat., 11/10: Orion Match #6 vs S. Plantation

posted Nov 9, 2018, 4:07 PM by SCVRC Juniors

Orion's National Air Rifle League:
  • Saturday, 11/10, is our 6th league match against the South Plantation High School Army JROTC of Plantation, Florida.
  • This is the fourth of seven matches in the 2018 league season; follow our results online.  

Saturday 11/9/18 Match & Training Schedule:
  • Orion Air Rifle Match:
    • Relay 1 starts @ 8:30
    • Relay 2 starts @ 9:45
  • Distinguished Experts, Experts, and Sharpshooters:  11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Marksmen:  12:00pm - 1:30pm

Orion 5th Match Results

posted Nov 4, 2018, 10:45 AM by SCVRC Juniors

Hi SCVRC Junior Team Members,

Congratulations to yesterday's athletes for shooting our highest team score of the season:  961 points! 

Results are online for the fifth match of the 2018 Orion National Air Rifle league vs. Warren Central High School Marine Corps JROTC of Indianapolis, Indiana.

Individual team members' scores are below, match results are online.

SCVRC vs. Warren Central High School MCJROTC
Rank Name Prone Standing Kneeling Individual
1 Emily 93 - 2 92 - 4 67 - 0 252 - 6
2 Josue 94 - 3 63 - 0 86 - 2 243 - 5
3 Laura 85 - 2 76 - 0 80 - 2 241 - 4
4 Mela 89 - 2 57 - 0 79 - 2 225 - 4
5 Belluh 83 - 2 74 - 0 68 - 0 225 - 2
6 Dylan 89 - 2 49 - 0 85 - 1 223 - 3
7 Kylar 84 - 1 59 - 1 74 - 0 217 - 2
8 Dipti 84 - 1 54 - 0 77 - 1 215 - 2
9 Isaac 80 - 2 61 - 0 69 - 0 210 - 2
10 Eleanor 81 - 1 56 - 0 67 - 0 204 - 1
11 Austin 84 - 2 22 - 0 67 - 0 173 - 2

Updates for Sat., 10/27: Orion Team Pictures @ 10:30am

posted Oct 26, 2018, 5:55 PM by SCVRC Juniors   [ updated Oct 26, 2018, 5:59 PM ]

Orion's National Air Rifle League -- Team Pictures at 10:30 & No Match This Week! 
  • Orion Team pictures will be taken at 10:30am -- Please wear your team shirt if you have one.
  • We'll have competitor's Orion printouts from last week's match for review
Washington, D.C. “Girls’ rifle team

Saturday Training Schedule :
  • Distinguished Experts and Experts:  8:00am - 11:00am
  • Sharpshooters:  10:00am - 12:00pm
  • Marksmen:  12:00pm - 1:30pm

  • www.scvrcjuniors.club | scvrc.juniors@gmail.com

Orion 4th Match Results vs. Henry County NJROTC

posted Oct 20, 2018, 3:54 PM by SCVRC Juniors   [ updated Oct 20, 2018, 4:09 PM ]

Hi SCVRC Junior Team Members,

Preliminary results are published for our fourth match of the 2018 Orion National Air Rifle league vs. Henry County Navy JROTC of McDonough, Georgia.

It was our closest match of the season:  Henry County NJROTC scored 935-10 vs. SCVRC Juniors score of 932-12 points.

Congratulations to Emily, Laura, Sanjana, Eleanor, Dipti, Kylar, Belluh, Mela, and Vikram for representing our club so well.
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Individual team members' scores are below, match results are online.

Henry County Navy JROTC
Rank Name Prone Standing Kneeling Individual
1 Emily 93 - 3 71 - 0 91 - 4 255 - 7
2 Laura 85 - 1 69 - 0 80 - 1 234 - 2
3 Sanjana 89 - 1 64 - 1 69 - 0 222 - 2
4 Eleanor 81 - 1 65 - 0 75 - 0 221 - 1
5 Dipti 86 - 1 65 - 0 68 - 0 219 - 1
6 Kylar 93 - 3 56 - 0 61 - 0 210 - 3
7 Belluh 76 - 1 63 - 0 65 - 0 204 - 1
8 Mela 85 - 0 45 - 0 60 - 0 190 - 0
9 Vikram 81 - 0 34 - 0 67 - 0 182 - 0

www.scvrcjuniors.club | scvrc.juniors@gmail.com

Sat., 10/20: 4th Orion League Match & Training

posted Oct 19, 2018, 4:02 PM by SCVRC Juniors   [ updated Oct 19, 2018, 4:04 PM ]

Orion's National Air Rifle League -- 4th Match vs. Henry County NJROTC Tomorrow, 10/20
  • Tomorrow, Saturday, 10/20 SCVRC Juniors compete against the Henry County Navy JROTC, from McDonough, Georgia. 
  • Follow our results online.  This is the fourth of seven matches in the 2018 league season.

REVISED Saturday Training Schedule -- for Orion National Air Rifle League:
  • Orion Air Rifle Match 8:00am - 11:00am
    • Relay 1 starts @ 8:30
    • Relay 2 starts @ 9:45
  • Distinguished Experts, Experts, and Sharpshooters:  11:00am - 12:00pm
  • Marksmen:  12:00pm - 1:30pm

www.scvrcjuniors.club | scvrc.juniors@gmail.com

DCM Match Results: Eleanor 1st Jr & 1st Overall

posted Oct 15, 2018, 9:32 PM by SCVRC Juniors

Yesterday's weather was perfect for the sixteen competitors in the second annual DCM outdoor 4-position, 50-yard, smallbore match.

Juniors Eleanor and Sanjana placed as first and second juniors, and first and second overall.  Both earned the prestigious DCM 'Expert' award.  Congratulation to both of you on your excellent marksmanship.

Three additional juniors earned DCM awards:
  • Dylan - Sharpshooter
  • Vikram - Marksman
  • Austin - Marksman
Congratulations to Nick on placing first for adults -- the new rifle paid off.

Many thanks to everyone who participated and supported our match -- it's a lot of work and a lot of fun.  See you next year!

Complete results are at the bottom of this post.


Eleanor takes 1st Junior and 1st Overall

Sanjana takes 2nd Junior and 2nd Overall -- just one point behind Eleanor.




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