Monthly Archives: October 2016

JROTC Junior Earns Top Place in His Debut M16 Match at Western CMP Games

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer PHOENIX, Ariz. – First-time Small Arms Firing School (SAFS) attendee and junior competitor Caden Gamblin, 16, of Tucson, Ariz., not only earned the High Junior honor during the M16 Match at the Civilian Marksmanship Program’s (CMP) Western Games in October, but also claimed the third place spot over a field...
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CMP to Host Rifle Match on New Camp Perry Electronic Targets

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, Ohio – Join us as the Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) hosts its first Garand & Modern Military Match on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2016, on its new Petrarca Range electronic targets. The range is located at the historical Camp Perry National Guard Training Facility in Port Clinton, Ohio. Firing will...
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Dad and Daughter Take on First M16 Match at 2016 Western CMP Games

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer PHOENIX, Ariz. – Like tumbleweeds in the wind, nearly 200 marksmen and women rolled through the desert to fire in one of the CMP’s most unique matches of the year – the Western CMP Travel Games. Under the hot sun at the Ben Avery Shooting Facility, participants compete in popular...
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Marksmen Student-athletes Apply Now for 2017-2018 CMP Scholarships

By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer CAMP PERRY, OH – The Civilian Marksmanship Program (CMP) is delighted to again award exemplary student-athletes for the 2017-2018 school year in their future endeavors through its annual scholarship program. The CMP offers $1,000 one-year scholarships based on merit and rifle or pistol marksmanship participation to current high school seniors only. Since...
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