Michael Whittle, a Foresthill High School Sophomore, competed in a trap tournament at the Coon Creek Trap and Skeet Club in Rio Oso, CA where he won the Amateur Trapshooting Association’s (ATA) Singles B Championship hitting 96 out of 100 targets in some very challenging weather conditions. He against 30 other shooters in his grouping classification.
Michael is an accomplished member of the Auburn Gold Miners trap team that Competes in California Youth Sports Shooting Association (CYSSA), ATA, and Scholastic Clay Target Program (SCTP) events.
This event was a combined ATA SCTP event where seven Auburn Gold Miners athletes secured 10 medals / buckles during the event.
1st Place Lady - Jessy Rich 94
2nd Place College - Mikell Nichols 93
3rd Place IA - Mason Reynolds 95
2nd Place Varsity - Austin Ryder 99
1st Place B Class - Michael Whittle 96
Mid Yardage - Hayden Betteridge 80
2nd Place Lady - Jessy Rich 65
2nd Place College - Mikell Nichols-82
1st Place C Class-Matthew Simpson 84