April 2016 Newsletter
Updates from the FSCA
Board of Directors
Elections have been
completed for the Directors for the 2016 – 2018 two year term and the members
are as follows -
At Large Directors – Don White, Don Currie and Gary Wise.
Club / Range Directors -
Jim Odle, Pat Welch and Barry Kelly.
The 2016 Florida State
Shoot has just concluded at Ancient Oak Gun Club and was a big success. There
was some very challenging weather on Saturday but a record was set with 282
shooters in the Main Event and 342 overall entries.
The HOA was Andy Duffy and
Runner up was Todd Simmons. The Florida State Champion was Doug Vine and
Florida State Runner up was Dale Walker. Full results can be found on Scoring
As announced at the
banquet on Satuday night – 2.2 million targets were shot in Florida last year.
That is second only to Texas in the USA.
The 2017 Florida State
Shoot site was announced at the FSCA meeting on Saturday night and the shoot will
be at Bradford Sportsmen’s Farm in Graham, Florida. Pat Welch and his crew will
be ready to host another great state shoot.
For all shooters that
attended the 2016 State Shoot – there will be an evaluation survey on the FSCA
website and you are encouraged to give us your feedback on the shoot. It will
only take a few minutes and we look forward to your comments.
April shoots -
4/8-4/9 Santa Rosa
Shooting Ctr, Pace Caesar Guerini Open
4/9 Sarasota Trap, Skeet
and Clays Nokomis April Fools Open
4/10 Bradford Sportsmen's
Farm SC Graham
4/10 Quail Creek
4/16 South Florida
Shooting Club Palm City
4/16 Tampa Bay Sporting
Clays Land O' Lakes Easter Bunny Shoot
4/16 WW Sporting Clays
Jacksonville April Shoot
4/17 Catfish Creek Haines
4/17 Okeechobee Shooting
Sports Okeechobee AM Registered Shoot
4/17 Markham Skeet, Trap
& S/C Club Sunrise Spring Blast
4/19 Ancient Oak Gun Club,
LLC Lakewood Ranch Points Shoot
4/23 Amelia Shotgun Sports
4/23 Fishhawk Sporting
Clays Lithia 2nd George Jenkins FFA Eagle Blast
4/24 Ancient Oak Gun Club,
LLC Lakewood Ranch Showers Bring Flowers
4/24 OK Corral Gun Club
Okeechobee OK Corral Clays in the Wind
Sportsmen's Farm SC Graham BSF/NWTF Shoot
4/30 Indian River Trap
& Skeet Vero Beach April Showers