RCHS Archery Team Competes at State Tournament

The RCHS Archery Team competed at the Kentucky State Archery Tournament last Thursday.  Practice is paying off for the team which scored a season best total of 3190.  This score qualified the team for the NASP National Tournament in Louisville in May.

The top scorer for the Rockets was 10th grader Jacob Collins with a season high score of 278. This was up eight points from Jacob’s previous high.   The top female archer and second highest score for the Rockets was Alyssa Bustle, up nine points from her previous season high, scoring 277.  Freshman Jackson Cromer pulled off a season high score as well for the team with 274.  Jackson also had the most bullseyes for the team with 15.

Rounding out the top 12 and counting for the Rocket total was Erika Howard with 270, Dustin Gentry with 268, Nicholas Ford with his personal best of 267, B.J. Wynn with 262, Rachel Chadwell and Tyler Owens each with 261, Anna Poynter and Ethan Thompson each with 258, and Amelia Berryman with 256.

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Competing at the state tournament were (front row) RCHS assistant coach Janetta Begley, Alyssa Bustle, Tyler Owens, Jackson Cromer, Faith Saylor, Joseph Cowan, Megan Taylor, Anna Poynter, B.J. Wynn, Megan Hampton, and Nicholas Ford. Back Row: RCMS archer Leann Tankersley, Rachel Chadwell, Erika Howard, Tristan Begley, Amelia Berryman, Callie Carpenter, Sam Brickley, Aaron Peavley, Ethan Thompson, Jacob Collins, Dustin Gentry and Coach John Chadwell.


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