On February 17, the NCOE Archery team took part in the Illinois S3DA State Indoor Tournament in Edwards County. Twenty one student archers participated in the State Championship and five came home with some big hardware.
The Elementary Female Pins Class ended up going into a shoot down, with Brooklyn Campbell, one of NCOE’s Archers coming home with a 1st Place State Champion Belt Buckle. Brooklyn also won Shooter of the Year in her class.
Jerzi Sharp shot her personal best and brought home another 1st Place State Champion Belt Buckle. Jerzi also brought home another Shooter of the Year title in her class. Ethan Wyatt shot his personal best and brought home a 3rd Place finish.
Zeppelyn Fiala shot her personal best and brought home a 2nd Place. Zeppelyn also won scholarships from seven different colleges from around the country.
Jalyn Sharp shot her way to another 1st Place finish and a State Champion Belt Buckle and another Shooter of the year title. Jalyn Sharp also won scholarships from seven different colleges from around the country.
Brooklyn Campbell State Champion 147 11X Elementary Pins Female
Jerzi Sharp State Champion 143 10X Middle School Open Female
Ethan Wyatt 3rd Place State 137 4X Middle School Open Male
Zeppelyn Fiala 2nd Place State 147 15x Highschool Open Female Jalyn Sharp State Champion 147 17X Highschool Open Female
The National Competition is scheduled for March 8-9 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Competitors are: Elementary School - Brooklyn Campbell, Lily and Lacy Sanders; Middle School - Jerzi Sharp; High School - Jalyn Sharp and Zeppelyn Fiala.