MS State Archery Championships, 4/8/2022

We had 37 of our 39 archers able to shoot in the championships and our team score was 2909. We came in 6th place out of 15 schools in AIMS 3A division.

Our Top 12 shooters were: Ben Jeane 265; Ayriel Fortune 265; Rachel Woods 259; Jon Cater 250; Elle Townsend 248; Lily Rogers 248; Leyton Knight 237; Ashleigh Henington 232; Aiden Creekmore 232; Bailey McKissack 226; Claire Xie 224; & Kaylee Coleman 223.

Other members who scored 200 or above, just outside the Top 12, include: Tristan Taylor 222; Aundre Smith 222; Nevaeh Morales 218; Blake Gibson 218; Mady Bixler 217; Neal Bryan 215; Faith Guy 214; Brayden Evans 212; Brody Creekmore 208; & Gavin Branton 202.

Those scoring above 155 include: Ma'Lysia Young, 195; Jalen Simmons 194: Miles Yarrington 192; Baylee White 190; Brady Graves 188; Zac Drake 178; & Frank Salcedo 158;

Other members who shot and want their score may contact Coach Miller by email to get scores: .

We also had 3 team members who scored in the Top 18 (In the state) in the South State Qualifier, which allowed them to shoot in the All Star shoot on Saturday, April 9th. Rachel Woods shot a 267 and placed 9th in the 7th-8th grade female category; Elle Townsend shot a 260 and placed 6th in the 4th-6th grade female category; and Ben Jeane shot a 255 and placed 10th in the 4th-6th grade male category. What an outstanding ending to a great year in archery!

Congratulations to the entire team for a wonderful archery season! Forms for next year will be available soon for rising 7th & 8th graders.