Simons wins gold, Smith, silver, all 5 team members qualify for Nationals
Simons wins gold, Smith, silver, all 5 team members qualify for Nationals
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Five Webb students recently qualified to compete in the National Junior Olympics at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs this summer. The group qualified after competing in the Tennessee Junior Olympic Championships for international skeet on April 12-14 at Maury County Gun Club in Columbia, Tenn.

All five Webb students qualified to shoot in the finals of the state event, and the results were:

  • Miles Simons earned the men's gold medal (first place male overall across all age categories 20 and under in the state),
  • Phoebe Smith earned the women's silver medal (second place female overall across all age categories),
  • Luke Ledbetter finished 5th place overall across all age categories,
  • Brooklyn Wheelon finished first in the women's junior 2 age category, and
  • Johnathon Savage finished first in the men's junior 2 age category.