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  • Wheeler’s Event and Team Cookout:  Will be held at 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 8, 2017 at the Gastonia Skeet Range.  Please RSVP to Captain Gracie White.
  • Gaston Young Gun Spring Raffle:  Drawing to be held Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the Gastonia Skeet Range (you do not have to be present to win).  Tickets are $10 each and available from any GYG team member or contact Shari Ezell at southern.se@gmail.com.  Prizes include (2017 Spring Raffle Flyer):
    • Winchester model 1885 single shot low wall .243 (value ~$1500)
    • Savage Axis II with scope 30-06 (value ~$485)
    • Smith & Wesson performance center ported M&P9 (value ~$919)
    • Kahr PM9 – PM9094A (value ~$837)
    • White gold and diamond necklace (value ~$919)
    • Gold rope bracelet with heart toggle clasp (value ~$295)
    • Zeiss Terra Ed 10×42 binoculars (value ~$500)
    • Denver Defense – 1 year family membership (value ~$625)
    • Point Blank Range – 1 year family membership (value ~$719)
    • Point Blank Range – 1 month family membership (value ~$75)
  • The practice season is underway.  Remember to check your email for any practice schedule updates.
  • The SASP team was recognized for their outstanding achievements in the virtual match series by Scholastic Shooting Sports Foundation with a $10,000 contribution to the GYG endowment account.  Congratulations to the team for an outstanding season!
  • Gaston Young Guns held the annual Sponsorship Shoot on Thursday, September 8th at 6:00 p.m. at the Gastonia Skeet and Trap Range.  We invited potential sponsors out to see our mission statement in action and to shoot with the youth.  Attendees met the phenomenal group of volunteer coaches and leaders that work with over 40 youth on two skeet teams and one SASP (pistol and rifle) team.  Thank you to those who have committed to sponsoring the 2017 GYG team!

 

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Mission Statement:

To keep the shooting sports alive through education and training of firearm safety, responsibility, respect and positive attitudes with the youth of today, while securing our shooting heritage for tomorrow.