The Memphis FFA Trap Team has earned top finishes at both shooting events so far this year.
The first competition was held on August 29th at Macon. The team captured 1st place, edging out Elsberry for the top spot and shooting at 239/250. Austin Howes and Chayton Cerroni tied for high individual shooter with another individual from Elsberry shooting a 49/50, the tie break went to the Elsberry shooter.
The team then competed at the Schuyler County FFA shoot on September 5th. There were 55 teams shooting and the A-team brought home first place honors with the B-team bringing home 3rd place.
Austin Howes shot a perfect 50/50 advancing him to a shoot off with three other perfect scores. During the shoot off, Howes shot another perfect 25/25 to capture 1st place individual shooter, topping 274 other shooters!