Three Upshur 4-H Shotgunners brought home high honors with Dawson Jones (Novice) 1st in Trap, Cody East (Sr. I) 4th in Tower, and Avery Painter (Sr. I) High Over-all 4-H District 5 Shooter including 1st in Trap, 1st in Tower, 2nd in Skeet, and 2nd in Sporting Clays.
Additionally, Avery Painter will be competing in the 4-H State Competition at the National Shooting Complex in San Antonio this summer.
The 4-H District 5 Shotgun Competition showcased the skills and talents of youth from 22 East Texas counties.
If you have a 3rd-12th grader interested in 4-H Shotgun Sports, or if you or your company would like to sponsor Upshur County’s 4-H Shotgunners, contact the Upshur County Extension Office at 903-843-4019 for more information.