Tag Archives: FFA

Memphis FFA Trap Shooter Takes #1 Spot in the Area III

The Memphis FFA Trap Shooting teams competed in an invitational trap meet at Bosco’s Gun Club in Lancaster on the very rainy morning of Saturday, September 21st. There were 26 Boys teams competing from 3 girls teams. Scotland County’s Girls Team took first place in the Girls Division with a score of 200/250, competing against […]

Memphis FFA Trap Teams Set Rosters at Summer Tryouts

The Memphis FFA Trap Team had tryouts last week at the Lake Show-Me Shooting Range. Four nights of tryouts were held. Shooters could shoot two rounds of 25 each night for a total of 8 rounds and the shooters’ two lowest rounds were dropped for the shooters’ final scores at the end of the four […]

Memphis FFA Chapter Celebrates National FFA Week

The Memphis FFA Chapter at Scotland County R-I High School will celebrate National FFA Week February 16-23, 2019. National FFA Week embraces more than 90 years of FFA traditions while looking forward to the organization’s future. More than 653,000 members with a passion for agriculture will participate in activities at local, state and national levels. […]

Memphis FFA Members Awarded American FFA Degree’s

Each year, the National FFA Organization honors FFA members who show the utmost dedication to the organization through their desire to develop their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education. The American FFA Degree is bestowed upon a select group of students in recognition of their years of academic and […]

Memphis FFA Chapter to Host Annual Coon Hunt November 21st

The 2018 Memphis FFA Coon Hunt will be held on Wednesday, November 21st.  Registration will be from 6:00-7:00 p.m. at the Scotland County Fairgrounds in the Art Hall.  The teams will be released to hunt at 7:00 and will all need to be checked back in at the art hall by 10:00 p.m. The cost […]

Memphis FFA Trap Team Finishes Third at Area Shoot in Macon

The Memphis FFA Trap Team took third place at the Area Shoot held in Macon on September 25th, with a total of 40 teams competing. Ten members of the Memphis FFA Trap Team traveled to Macon for the Area Competition.  The event scoring takes the five best scores from each team’s 10 shooters.  The Memphis […]

Scotland County R-1 Wins $25,000 Grant for Greenhouse From Monsanto Fund

America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education called on local farmers to help nominate rural schools to receive nearly $2.3 million in grants to enhance their science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) programs. Local farmers answered the call, and the Grow Rural Education program, sponsored by the Monsanto Fund, a philanthropic arm of Bayer, has recognized Scotland […]

Participants Have a Blast at 2018 FFA Shoot-a-thon

The Memphis FFA Trap Team Shoot-a-Thon had a great turnout shooting 238 rounds on Sunday! There were three winners in the Open Division.  Bryce Smith took 1st, James Baker took 2nd and Trevor Harris took 3rd place.  Both Bryce and James were Alumni members of the FFA Trap Team. Bryce has won the competition every […]

Memphis Trap Team Claims Title at Lake Show-Me Labor Day Weekend Event

The 3rd Annual Memphis Trap Shoot was held at Lake Show-Me over Labor Day weekend. The  Memphis FFA program hosted 30 teams with 150 individuals shooting over 7,500 rounds. The Memphis A Team led the way to a victory with a score of 237/250. “A-Team Members Jared Dunn, Eli Kigar, Luke Triplett, Jake McDaniel and […]

Childress Leads Memphis FFA Trap Team to Win in Season Opener

The Memphis Chapter of FFA Trap Team began the 2018 season at Macon on August 25th taking three full teams to compete in the season-opener. Memphis claimed first place in the 36-team field of competitors. The top shooter for Scotland County was Kyle Childress, scoring a 49 out of 50. Shelby Troutman topped the girls’ […]