The University of Arkansas Community College at Hope-Texarkana Shooting Sports Team attended their first invitational collegiate trap shoot hosted by Lyons College in Batesville on October 18. The five member squad shot 100 targets each and placed 3rd among college teams.  The shooting sports team was started this semester at U of A Hope-Texarkana and has been well received by the student body of both campuses.  The shooting sports team coach Chris Townsend said, “I am really pleased with the great group of students and their commitment to be a part of the team.  With just a few practices before this competition, the students did a great job.”

trap team

Representing the U of A Hope-Texarkana was Taylor Teague from Nashville, Clay Mclelland from Prescott, Hunter Page from Genoa, Hannah Mattson from Texarkana, and Josh Bradford from Texarkana.  The team is pictured with the team coach Chris Townsend.