Members of the Memphis FFA Trap Team pictured here are (Back Row, L to R) Kenny Bair, Lane Pence, Kyle Clark, Chayton Cerroni, Eric Mohr and Lane Mohr.  (Middle Row, L to R) Harley Saulmon, Jared Dunn, Austin Howes, Keenan Bradley, Chase Cook and Connor Payne.  (Front Row, L to R) Emily Hilpert, Hannah Dunn, Samantha Talbert, Tori Ward and McKaela Bradley.

Members of the Memphis FFA Trap Team pictured here are (Back Row, L to R) Kenny Bair, Lane Pence, Kyle Clark, Chayton Cerroni, Eric Mohr and Lane Mohr. (Middle Row, L to R) Harley Saulmon, Jared Dunn, Austin Howes, Keenan Bradley, Chase Cook and Connor Payne. (Front Row, L to R) Emily Hilpert, Hannah Dunn, Samantha Talbert, Tori Ward and McKaela Bradley.

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 is pictured here with his 1st Place Individual trophy.  He competed against 274 other shooters at the September 5th Schuyler County FFA Shoot.

Austin Howes is pictured here with his 1st Place Individual trophy. He competed against 274 other shooters at the September 5th Schuyler County FFA Shoot.

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!