ASU Sports Shooting Club claims victory; Harper captures individual championship

Thursday, November 8, 2012

Jordan Harper won five individual medals and Arkansas State's Sports Shooting Club's Red Squad captured the overall team championship at the Red Wolf Shootout trapshooting competition last weekend at the Harrisburg Trapshooting Club.

Harper, a student from Harrisburg, picked up wins in the American Singles Trap (200), the Doubles (25 pairs), the overall individual winner's medal, an award as part of the ASU team 200 Singles, and an award as part of the overall team victory.

"Jordan did an outstanding job as did all members of the team," said Dr. Gauri-Shankar Guha, team advisor and manager. "I am very proud of the squad and their efforts. It was a great event."

Other teams competing with ASU's Red Squad were the University of Arkansas-Fayetteville, University of the Ozarks, Ecclesia College and University of Arkansas-Hope.

The Arkansas State University Red Squad is the 2012 ASU Red Wolf Shootout champion. (From left) Coach Pat Turnage, Fletcher Dowell of North Little Rock, Jacob Powell of Mount Vernon, Jordan Harper of Harrisburg, James Wray of Payneway, Forrest Jones of Marion and ASU Faculty Advisor Dr. Gauri-Shankar Guha. (Photo provided)

Winners include:

Individual American Singles Trap (200)

Winner -- Jordan Harper of Harrisburg, ASU

Jordan Harper of Harrisburg, a student at ASU, displays the team trophy and five individual medals won at the 2012 Arkansas State University Red Wolf Shootout trapshooting competition last weekend. (Photo provided)

Runner-up -- Forrest Jones of Marion, ASU

Individual Doubles (25 pairs)

Winner -- Jordan Harper of Harrisburg, ASU

Runner-up -- Blake Leslie of Greenbrier, ASU

Individual International Wobble (50)

Winner -- Jacob Powell of Mount Vernon, ASU

Runner-up -- Fletcher Dowell of North Little Rock, ASU

Individual Overall

Winner -- Jordan Harper of Harrisburg, ASU

Runner-up -- Forrest Jones of Marion, ASU

Team 200 Singles

Winner -- ASU Red Squad (Jordan Harper of Harrisburg, Jacob Powell of Mount Vernon, Fletcher Dowell of North Little Rock, James Wray of Payneway and Forrest Jones of Marion.

Runner-up -- University of Arkansas-Fayetteville, Squad 1

Team Overall

Winner -- ASU Red Squad

Runner-up -- University of Arkansas-Fayetteville, Squad 1

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