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.
See you all again in 2019!
The U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit hosted the Junior Air Rifle National Championships on 1-3 February 2018 in Ft. Benning, GA.
The Robinson Gold team (Stefan Arseneau, Grace Cason, Jack Curry, and Emily Fisher) placed 18th overall.
Congratulations to Captain Emily Fisher for her 5th place individual score of 1232.9 77x !
Robinson won a nail biter against Woodson on 24 JAN 2018 with a score of 1160 to 1155.
Our top shooters were Emily Fisher – 292 (19x), Jacob Bzdafka – 290 (18x) and David Linkh – 290 (16x).
Team Photo, 2017-2018 Season Photo credit: Chris Ong Lekhavanija
Team Captains, 2017-2018 Season Photo credit: Chris Ong Lekhavanija
Taken 3 JAN 2018
Thank you, Chris Ong Lekhavanija!
Robinson out shot the Mavericks on 17 January 2018 by a score of 1161 to 1159.
Our top shooters were Emily Fisher 295-23x, Grace Cason 289-21x, and Jack Kersey 289-17x.
Robinson bounced back from a loss to West Springfield Tuesday (1149-1161) to beat Centreville Wednesday (1164-1012)!
Captain Emily Fisher shot 297 – 24 and Jacob Bzdafka shot 286 – 15 in a tough loss to West Springfield, while Robinson took all of the top eight spots vs Centreville the next night:
Jacob Bzdafka, 293 – 17
David Linkh, 292 – 21
Emily Fisher, 291 – 18
Grace Cason, 290 – 20*
Jack Curry, 290 – 13
Jack Kersey, 288 – 19
Matt Chehovin, 287 – 16
Stefan Arseneau, 286 – 17*
*shot 100 in prone
On Saturday, January 6, 2018, the Robinson Rifle team defeated the Lake Braddock Rifle team by the score 1149 to 1142.
Top air rifle shooters for Robinson were Emily Fisher 294-19x, Grace Cason 289-14x, and Stefan Arseneau 285-19x.
On Wednesday December 13, 2017, the Robinson Rifle team defeated West Potomac by the score 1151 to 1123.
Top air rifle shooters for Robinson were Emily Fisher 297-25x (setting a new team record), Grace Cason 289-18x, and Jacob Bzdafka 287-12x.
Special mention – Jack Kersey who shot 100 from the kneeling position.
In our first Air Rifle match of the
Potomac High School Rifle League 2017-2018 Winter season, Robinson defeated Washington-Lee with a score of 1140 to 1120 on December 7, 2017.
Our top shooters were Emily Fisher 296-19x (setting a new team record), Stefan Arseneau 288-16x, and Jacob Bzdafka 284-13x.
Also notable was Grace Cason, who shot a perfect 100 (with 10 bullseyes) in prone – the only member of our team to do so.
Congratulations to the Robinson Rifle Team in earning first, second, and third place Precision Team awards at the King George Fall 3 Position Air Rifle Tournament on October 28, 2017!
Led by Captains Emily Fisher and David Linkh (who took first and second place individually with 583-41 and 574-28) Robinson athletes captured 6 of the top 8 precision shooter spots.
Congratulations to all our athletes!