State Shoot Results

2019 State Shoot Stock Lock

Pat McCarthy of Dawson Enterprises presents Peggy Wise with a custom Stock Lock after winning the handicap event.

2019 MIDWAYUSA 7 GUN GIVE-AWAY! – Random draw

Tuesday – Kyle Farber (Winchester SXP Black Shadow)
Wednesday – Robert Chocinsky(Browning BL22)
Thursday – Marlin Raber (Henry 30/30)
Friday – Jerry Osborne III (Winchester SXP Black Shadow)
Saturday – Keegan Kendall (Browning BT99)
Sunday – Ian Lawrence(Browning BL22)
Sunday – Perry Hatfield(Browning BT99)

Brittain Motors President’s Handicap

$500 Tuff Hutchins
$300 Kevin Dawson
$200 Patrick McCarthy

Steve Stedman of Brittain Motors with winners Patrick McCarthy (and Rusty), Tuff Hutchins and Kevin Dawson.


Ryan Phillip’s was the winner of the Kubota Shoot-Off.

By Saturday of the 2019 State Shoot, 57 competitors had their names drawn for the chance to win the Kubota. Everyone shot 2 shots from all 5 posts and those who broke all 10 moved on to the next round. Eventually, it came down to 5 shooters, Ernest Henry, Laura Fiebelkorn, Ryan Phillips. Jason Huffman and Ray Gajoch Sr. Jason was the next shooter to be eliminated with the other 4 shooters breaking 9 of the 10 targets. Ernest faltered and it was down to just three shooters. Ray and Laura missed and Ryan was the champion.

Directors Ed Detty and John Mueller keep watch as Ryan has it narrowed down to himself and 2 shooters.

2019 State Shoot Singles Category Winners

The 2019 Husband/Wife Champions were Don and Sharon Cogan with a score of 390.

The 2019 Director’s Cup winner was Steve Stedman shooting for Monroe Sportsman’s Club

The 2019 Parent & Child Champions were Steve and Joe Charnigo with a score of 390.

2019 E-Z-GO Golf Cart & trailer winner

The winner of the E-Z-Go Golf Cart was Kyle Farber of Minerva, Ohio.

President Robert Caplinger congratulates Kyle Farber of Minerva, Ohio – 2019 winner of the Golf cart Foundation fundraiser.


Due to some unfortunate rains, we had another soggy tournament and it had to be condensed into a one evening event. This year we had 28 competitors. The First Place winners were Kevin Dawson and Alex Cutter and they each received a flat of shells. Good bags guys!


The SINGLES winner was the Southwest with a score of 2888
Northeast 2869
Northwest 2866
Southeast 2827

The DOUBLES winner was the Northeast Zone with a score of 1364
Northwest 1358
Southwest 1355
Southeast 1336

Winners of the 2019 50/50 Foundation Raffle:
Tuesday – Tad Johnson $116.00
Wednesday – Tonya Bluhm McCauley $71.00
Thursday – Bill Stoeppel $81.00
Friday – Bob Rumbaugh $96.00
Saturday – Linda Lavalee $193.00

The Ohio State Trapshooting Foundation thanks everyone who participated in this year’s 50/50 raffle. The raffle has been a huge success in supplementing the expenses of the Foundation for scholarships and our museum.

Sponsored by Bottom Dollar Gun & Archery

Winner – Austin Jacob
2nd – Alex McCafferty
3rd – Chuck Wilson

In spite of the wet weather, we had 50 shooters compete in our annual Miss and Out charity event. Heartland Hospice is the 2019 charity this year and $250.00 was collected as part of the Ohio State Trapshooting Association’s donation.

Sponsored by Kay’s Upholstery in St. Mary’s, Ohio

Fifty shooters participated in the charity shoot for Heartland Hospice. Joe Cafagno, Craig Denlinger and Dave Berlet were the big winners with a score of 50. They each received $150.00.

Unclaimed Trophy List

Please check to see if your name (or a friends name) is on this list. If so, stop by the O.S.T.A. building during tournament hours to pick up an item that is being held for you.