Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Northside High School
Upson Lee High School
The Northside Rifle Team bested 15 other Area 1 teams in the annual First Sergeant William Watson tournament held 13 January at Pool Range on Fort Benning with a team score of 1157 easily beating their toughest competition, Columbus, by over 20 points. Upson Lee, Northside’s scheduled opponent for the week, took third place with an 1114.
Northside’s Shelby Huber took 1st place individual honors with a 292 after a tiebreak with fellow Patriot Cason Borum who also shot a 292. Borum is the fourth Patriot to qualify as an individual to attend the state meet in April.
Other team members contributing to the win were Hunter and Jade Gallahair.
With the win Northside improves to 4-0 and will host Shaw next Wed.