Monthly Archives: February 2015

Inaugural Match for CMP’s Talladega Marksmanship Park Set for June 2015

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer TALLADEGA, AL – Be witness to and take part in a new chapter in marksmanship history at the Civilian Marksmanship Program Talladega Marksmanship Park as the first official matches are fired on Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7, 2015. Saturday, June 6, will feature the John C. Garand D-Day Anniversary Match – commemorating not only the opening match at CMP Talladega Marksmanship Park, but...
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Top Marksmen Advance After Performances at 2015 JROTC Regional Championships

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer   Competitors in the JROTC Championship have been whittled down to the best of the best, as overall winners of the JROTC Regional Championships were determined February 13-15 and February 19-21 in the northern, southern and western locations. The road to the JROTC Three-Position Air Rifle National Championship kicked off in October...
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The Best and “Distinguished”– Coach Michael Van Dyke

The following is a story written by a talented junior marksman who attended the 2014 National Trophy Rifle Matches at Camp Perry with his team, the Millcreek Junior High Power Shooters – based in Kansas. Along with gaining the opportunity to step foot onto timeless ranges that some of the best marksmen in history have...
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Maryland Juniors Excel in Marksmanship and Personal Achievements

  Sumbitted by Andrea Miller, Maryland CMP State Director   [caption id="attachment_8200" align="aligncenter" width="604"] Maryland State Rifle and Pistol Association (MSR&PA) Top Shots and Coach of the Year[/caption] Yulong Jones is being awarded the Top Shot Youth award for Air Pistol: Yulong Jones is 14 years old and a freshman at Northwest High School in Germantown, MD. She first started shooting...
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