May 2nd, 2023 This Week at Ontelaunee:
In the past few weeks, several youth from the Ontelaunee Jr Rifle Team have traveled all around the country to shoot major matches.
The Junior Olympics took place in Colorado Springs April 7-20.
- Natalia Siek – A Freshman at the University of Akron, and
- Emma Rhode – A Freshman at the University of Nebraska
- represented the women, with Emma taking 5th overall in the small-bore woman’s match.
- Griffin Lake, Mathias Ossi and Zach Brenner qualified and represented the club in the men’s groups,
- with Griffin taking gold in 18 and under air rifle and 4th overall in small bore.
Team Ontelaunee then had Griffen Lake, Terry Hersch, Mathias Ossi, with Zach Brenner as an alternate, qualify for air nationals at Camp Perry Ohio.
- The boys took 3rd in the nation and will return to Ohio for the championships in July.