Congratulations to Robinson Gold for earning a second place finish in the State Junior Olympics CMP Air Rifle 3P competition on Saturday 24 February 2018.
The Gold Team achieved 2302-127 and was made up of Emily Fisher (589-39) Grace Cason (577-33) Captain David Linkh (570-30) and Jacob Bzadfka (567-25). This score was an automatic entry to compete in the Junior Olympics this summer.
Captain Emily’s score was the second highest in the competition, earning her an individual silver medal; she took the bronze medal in the ISSF finals Top 8 format. Here she is, pictured at the awards ceremony with all the Robinson medals!
At press time, the Robinson Blue team was waiting to hear if their score of 2274-98 could earn them a bid to the Junior Olympics, as well.
On Saturday, 17 FEB 2018, the Robinson Rams participated in the Potomac High School Rifle League Regional tournament. Our team was edged out of second place by two points! Congratulations to West Springfield and WT Woodson for their top scores.
We are proud to announce that Captain Emily Fisher had the highest score for the event, with a score of 593-42.
Congratulations to all our athletes for a great 2017-2018 season!
Congratulations to Robinson’s shooting athletes for their outstanding performance at 2018 Arlington Rifle and Pistol Club (ARPC) Challenge.
In February 2018, 7 teams and 21 shooters participated in 2 days/3 rounds of matches of the inaugural ARPC Challenge Junior Air Rifle Team Match.
AJ Gold performed well, in the semifinal, took QA Gold 3-0 and moved to the final round against Damascus. AJ fell to no.1 Damascus 2-1 and came 2nd in the tournament. Damascus is the first ARPC Challenge Champion!
For 3rd place, Robinson Gold defeated QA Gold (3-0), with a shoot off between Michael Donoho (QA Gold) and Jacob Bzdafka (Robinson Gold). Robinson Gold took 3rd place followed by QA Gold in 4th.