We had 40 shooters for our Spring Opener match on Sunday, March 25, 2012, including one brand new cowboy shooter, Belligerent Bill and three first-time outdoor cowboy shooters and two Clean Shooters:
Sheriff J.R. Quigley
Thank you to everyone who helped out our new and new(er) cowboy shooters with space on the their gun carts, loaned guns, ammo, tips, expertise and advice.
A big thanks to EVERYONE who helped tear down the stages on Sunday and for Marley Devereaux for running registration and doing the scores.
We hope to see you again in April. If you have ideas or suggestions for outdoor stages or side matches, please contact us as the board and club organizers will planning our outdoor season in the next couple of weeks.
Congratulations to our Long Range Cowboy Revolver Side Match participants who hit a little bitty target from ~15 yards with a single shot and each won a fabulous prize [and thanks to Don Jorge for organizing the prizes and the side match]:
Mad Jake Mattson
Illinois SASS State Championship
Once again, our own Boben Weev and Miss Weev are two of the major organizers of the event. You do not need to “qualify” to shoot at the Illinois State Match. You DO need to be a paid-up member of SASS [Single Action Shooting Society].