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Wayne County 4-H'ers Head to Nationals

Two Wayne County 4-H members are heading to the National 4-H Shooting Sports Competition in Grand Island, Nebraska this June. They along with two 4-H members from Marshall County will represent the state of West Virginia in air rifle at this national competition. These four individuals placed in the top four out of 20 seniors at the State 4-H Air Rifle Competition held in January.

Those featured in the photo include (l-r): Jon Hammond, WVU Air Rifle Coach; Chase Smith of Wayne County; Coach Bruce Crockett of Wayne County; Brandon Scamehorn of Marshall County; Coach Chris Scamehorn of Marshall County; Justus Kirkland of Marshall County; Andrew Kelley of Wayne County; and Coach Tim Smith of Wayne County.

4-H Shooting Sports teaches youth safety, marksmanship, teamwork, and communication skills. To learn more about the Wayne County 4-H Shooting Sports program, please contact the WVU Extension Service Wayne County office at 304-272-6839.

2019 National Air Rifle Team