Safari Club International Foundation and Krieghoff International  Host 4th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot

Safari Club International Foundation and Krieghoff International Host 4th Annual Sporting Clay Shoot

Tucson, AZ – Joseph Hosmer, President, Safari Club International Foundation, announced that on Tuesday, February 2, 2016, SCI Foundation and Krieghoff International hosted their Fourth Annual Sporting Clays Shoot at the Clark County Shooting Complex in Las Vegas, NV.  This year, 108 shooters signed up to shoot at the event.  Proceeds from the shoot benefit SCI Foundation programs, including its continuing partnership with the Boy Scouts of America. Shells for the shoot were generously donated by Rio Ammunition.
As the title sponsor for the 2016 shoot, Krieghoff International has donated a new Krieghoff K-80 Pro Sporter over/under, 12 gauge shotgun with 32-inch barrels, which was be given away by sweepstakes drawing in the SCI Foundation booth on Saturday, February 6th.  The winner of the shotgun was Don Russell of Plainview, TX.
Participants of the event enjoyed a morning of shooting followed by a catered BBQ lunch and an awards ceremony where winning teams and top individual shooters were honored with plaques.

The winners of this year’s shoot are as follows:

Top 3 Performing Teams
1st Place – Craig Martin Team #1 (Craig Martin, Ray Brown, Frank Wood, Mickey Barrett, Gebben Miles)
2nd Place – Team Craig Meier (Craig Meier, Jeff Vick, Bill Daniels, Tom Brunton, Chris Batha)
3rd Place – Individual Team #3 (Ruger Parker, Jeff Sizemore, Brook Minx, Howard Kem, Dave Dillard)
Top Performing Individual Male Shooters
1st Place – Gebben Miles
2nd Place – Bill Daniels
3rd Place – Tom Brunton
Top Performing Individual Female Shooters
1st Place – Corey Cogdell 
                – Morgan Craft
2nd Place – Betty Krieghoff  
Krieghoff also brought along some of its world-class big bore double guns and Semprio In-Line repeating rifles for shooters to try out again this year. Hornady Manufacturing Co. generously provided the ammunition for the big bore rifle shoot.

Steve Sheetz

Steve is an avid outdoorsman who has been fortunate enough to publish two books on archery hunting. His first book, For the Love of the Hunt, was published in 2011. His second book, Wading Through the Darkness was published in 2015. Steve sits on numerous Pro Staffs throughout the archery industry. For almost a decade Steve helped build but wanted the opportunity to build something bigger and better and launched in December of 2014 as a way to share his love and passion for the outdoors. Today Chasin'Whitetails Media is growing. With the addition of the radio show in 2014 and a The Heartbeat TV show in 2015, who knows what will come his way next. When it comes to understanding the movement and logic of the urban whitetail and waterfowl, he is more than just a Ph.D. with a love of the outdoors. He is a self-proclaimed expert who loves to engage and teach others about the sport he loves so very much. Spending over 125 days a year in the big city woods and urban waterways chasing all types of game.

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