Newsletter

March 1st, 2017

New Range Summer Hours: Open until 4 PM, starting Saturday, March 4th.

CLUB EVENTS:

Match Schedule for March:

DATE DAY MATCH/EVENT

MARCH 4 SAT YHECP 6-BENCH SIDE

MARCH 11 SAT YHECP 6-BENCH SIDE

MARCH 18 SAT M1 GARAND/CMP/MMR 6- OR 18- BENCH SIDE

MARCH 25 SAT NRA COWBOY SILHOUETTE 18-BENCH SIDE

MARCH 26 SUN VARMINT FOR SCORE – 18- BENCH SIDE

February 18th CMP/MMR Match Results:

First match of the year is out of the gate! Out of 5 Garand shooters, Marque French was high man in M1 Garand with 261/5x, followed by Mike Kauffman with 264/3x and Ken Loetscher with 228/0x. The Modern Military Rifle category of 9 shooters was led by Adrianna Kauffman (Yeah, that’s Mike’s daughter!) with a score of 275/11x, followed by Dick Domey with 271/10x and Jason Ewing with 262/5x. Thank you to all that worked to make the match an enjoyable event – mice excluded!

February 25th Cowboy/Hunter Pistol Match:

This is the first match for the 2017 season. Two individuals shot Pistol Cartridge Cowboy Rifle and 7 individuals shot small bore Cowboy Rifle and one competitor shot Small Bore Hunter Pistol. Additionally we had one new shooter. Howard Cooley’s 36 took First Place, followed by Wes Throop (34) with Second Place and Pat Lightfield (31) in Third.

AGENDA ITEMS:

If you have anything you want the Board to address at the next meeting contact new club “scrivener”, Dalton Lombard (H) 208-798-4977; (C) 208-305-1866; dglombard@cableone.net. Thank you.

ITEMS of NOTE:

Club History:

Have any info on the history of this club? Contact Alan Baker alan.baker@live.com; 208-743-5338.

Rifle Raffle:

Small community near Kamiah – Woodland, ID – is raffling off two firearms in an effort to finance a proposed Carrot Ridge Volunteer Fire Station. They are selling 1000 tickets each at $10 per for an M&P AR15 and Ruger American in 30-06 & desert camo. For more information, contact Jack Hutson, outdoorsmen@cableone.net

Youth Match:

Saturday, April 1, for youths 10-12 years old. Kids will shoot from prone, using LCWC supplied .22 rifles, with peep sights, at 25 yards. Two contestants with best (tightest) groups will be sent to the Idaho Fish and Game Conservation Camp near Cascade, Idaho, in August. Their way will be paid by the LCWC. Kids will learn about shooting, archery, fishing, hunter safety and ethics, plus more.

Contact Ken Jacks at 208-798-3159 (H) or 208-798-9442 (C).

Range Officers:

Additional RO’s are needed – Contact Tony Love if interested- atlove@cableone.net

Friends of the NRA Banquet:

To be held at the Red Lion Hotel in Lewiston on Saturday, March 25th

Contact Gary Blackwell at 208-793-3793 if interested.

NEXT CLUB MEETING:

Date:  Wednesday, April 5th Time: Will be 6:00 pm (1800 hrs), as usual.

Location: The JACK O’CONNOR HUNTING and HERITAGE CENTER at HELLS GATE STATE PARK.