November 27, 2013
The Altus FFA Shooting Sports Team won their 2nd State Championship within one week! The team won the Senior Division of the Oklahoma Scholastic Shooting Sports State Championship. They dominated the competition, winning by a 24 bird margin. There were over 400 participants in the event.
Abby Abernathy was named the High Individual in the Senior Girls Division. Sierra Arsenault was named second High Individual in the Senior Girls Division. Esmeralda Martinez was named the second High Individual in the Junior Girls Division. Nevin Lawson and Ben Brown tied for the High Individual Honors in the Senior Boys competition, placing 3rd and 4th in the tiebreaker.
All of the Altus Team members place in the top 10% of the contest. The team received a $7500 endowment for winning the competition.