Sparta, Ill.-The women's and men's clay target team posted a third-place finish at the Central Midwest Conference Championships in Illinois over the weekend.
Lindenwood University won the team title with 1657, while Emmanuel College followed with 1642. The Eagles posted a score of 1639. The Eagles had several individual highlights at the competition.
Keaton Little won the men's American Skeet competition with 99. In women's American Skeet, Ashton Huffstutlar and Shelby Skaggs placed second and third, respectively. In men's American Trap, Charles Priddy was the team's top finisher placing fifth with 99. In women's American Trap, Skaggs placed second overall. In men's Sporting Clays, Jacob Tucker was fifth with 94. In women's Sporting Clays, Huffstutlar won the event with 92. Skaggs was third with 87. In men's Super Sporting Clays, Gavin Wheeler was the team's top finisher at seventh place with 43. In women's Super Sporting Clays, Huffstutlar and Skaggs were the top two performers overall, with Huffstutlar winning the event and Skaggs placing second. In the men's combined American events, Priddy was the team's top finisher at fourth place. He had 195. On the women's side, Skaggs won the combined American events with 194. Huffstutlar was third with 190. In men's combined American and Sporting events, Tucker was the team's top finisher. Tucker was ninth overall with 325. On the women's side, the Eagles had the first and second highest scores. Huffstutlar was the top overall finisher with 325. Skaggs was next with 324.
1. Lindenwood University Trap and Skeet (1657)
2. Emmanuel College Clay Target Team (1642)
3. University of the Ozarks Trap and Skeet (1639)
4. Hillsdale College Shotgun Team (1588)
5. Grand View University Trap and Skeet (1578)
6. Iowa Central Tritons Sport Shooting (1559)
7. HLGU Shotgun Sports (1557)
8. OSU Shotgun Sports Club (1553)
9. Connors State College Shotgun Shooting Sports Club (1541)
10. MVC Shooting Sports (1517)
11. Missouri University of Science and Technology Trap and Skeet (1467)
12. SIUE Cougar Trap and Skeet Club (1437)
13. Simpson College Shooting Sports Club (1369)
14. Pioneer Sportsman's Club at UW-P (1301)
15. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Trap and Skeet (1148)
16. University of Iowa Shooting Sports Club (1125)
The Eagles will host the U of O Homecoming Partner Shoot October 19.