2020 Cowboy Lever Action Silhouette and Hunter Pistol Silhouette
Matches at Haltom City Rifle and Pistol Club
Haltom City Rifle & Pistol Club, 2100 Minnis Drive, Haltom City, Texas 76117-0291.
Range Telephone: 817-834-8498
2nd Saturday of most months: January 11, February 8, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13, August 8, September 12, October 10, 2020
Matches will run concurrently in Cowboy Lever Action and Hunter Pistol disciplines.
The range will be accessible at 8:00 a.m. for setup and practice.
Smallbore Cowboy Rifle and Smallbore Hunter Pistol matches will begin about 9:00 a.m.
Pistol Cartridge Cowboy Lever Action and Hunter Pistol matches will follow lunch break. The intention is for the range to be cleared by 2 p.m.
Current NRA Silhouette Rules will apply.
Appropriate NRA Rifle Classification Systems will be utilized in these matches. There will be a separate class for unclassified competitors provided there are three or more unclassified shooters present; otherwise, unclassified competitors will compete in the highest available class. These matches are open to all.
Entry fee will be $6.00 per person, per gun.
Targets will be available for non-competitors in a Fun Match Category using approved calibers.
The entry fee will be $6.00 per person, per gun.
The course of fire will consist of ten or fifteen shots at chickens (40 meters), pigs (50 meters), turkeys (75 meters) and rams (100 meters), for a total of forty or sixty shots. Shots will be in five-shot strings with a time limit of two minutes per string preceded by a thirty-second ready period. Any competitor knocking down ten/fifteen straight animals will be allowed to fire at the conclusion of the match for national long-run records.
Awards will be given to the high overall winner of the match and to the winners of each NRA classification provided there are at least three competitors in a class. Any class with less than three entries will shoot in the next higher class. Approximately half of the entry fees will be returned to the shooters.
In-A-Row pins will be awarded.
For further information contact:
Jerry Boydstun, HCRPC Silhouette Match Director
Phone: 817-738-7292 Cell: 817-980-1624
A cool but bright day, started out about 38, warmed up to the low 60’s- just the brutal teeth of Texas winter!
Smallbore Cowboy Silhouette Rifle
9 competitors to start, broken firing pin took out one, wrong rifle outta the safe took out another, until a borrowed Marlin got him back in (tying for a second place)
High Overall Preston Gibson 54 x 60
1st Master Mark Sternglanz 52
Loser of Shoot Off Jerry Boydstun 52
1st AAA Chris Webster 46
Loser of Shoot Off Steven Arceneaux 46
Lunch- back to the way it was a few years back, some brought their lunch, others went out, nice break to the action
Pistol Cartridge Lever Action Silhouette Rifle
All nine back in action plus a HCRPC member who stopped by without reading the calendar who joined in (first time shoots free, and he WON!)
High Overall Mark Sternglanz 56 x 60
1st Master Jerry Boydstun 54
1st AAA Thomas Johnson 45
1st Loser in Shoot Off Charlie McClure 45
2nd Loser in ShootOff Steve Arceneaux 45
Fun Match (all shooting .22LR)
High Overall Brad Tate 36 x 60
2nd Chris Webster 31
3rd Roy Shepherd 26