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PITA Milestone Shot

Greg Miner reach 100,000 registered targets on October 20th, this is a big Milestone in the PITA.

Greg started shooting 17 years ago, he has shot in competition all over the Pacific Northwest, including, British Columbia, Hawaii, Arizona, Nevada, Montana, Ohio, and Illinois's.

He has won multiple shoots in Singles, Handicap, and Doubles and is the current back to back B class Washington Doubles Champ!

Greg is also on the Washington State PITA Board, which oversees the shoots in WA.

Congratulations Greg on reaching 100,000 registered targets!!!


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Volunteers Need for Ladies Night Shotgun

Ladies Night Shotgun is in need of some more Volunteers, we are looking for help with assisting with Sign up, gun fitting, new shooters to experienced shooters. This is a monthly event, held on the second Wednesday of each month from 5pm to 9pm. There is always some good food for snacking on too!! Any help would be appreciated.


Risa Thomas @

Majsan Champagne @

Joe Rinaldi @ 206.423.0553

Andrew Gough @ 425.210.0148

Mark Silver @ 206.920.9538


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S&S Plus Stocks Plus

This past week we had S&S Stocks Plus come to the Shotgun Range and fit 21 shooters with there guns.

What this included was getting your gun to fit you and then some coaching on shooting clay targets.

Mike spent time with each person adjusting there gun and shooting on the pattern board, fine tuning the gun to fit each person. Then they shot some targets all while getting some great coaching!!

All in all it was a very fun and successful weekend for Kenmore trap shooters. As Mike explained to everyone, fit is the most important thing to become a better shooter!! Thank you S&S Plus for coming here to fit everyone!!Pictures by Mark Phelps

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Emerald City Championship PITA Shoot

Kenmore was the host for the Emerald City Championship shoot on April 8th, with the weather being blustery lite rain all day it did not stop the competitors from showing up, as we had 46 shooters for 3 events of singles, doubles and handicap.  Ken Evans came out on top with an HOA score of 279, Ken also won singles B class and Handicap Championship with a 92 from the 27yd line!! A total of 12,400 White Flyer targets were thrown for the day.

Kenmore shooters Dave Mitchell and Jeff Dornes each won there classes of C and D in singles!!

Handicap Champ was Ken Evans 92 Long yardage, Suza Rankhorn 91 Short yardage and Andrew Gough 90 Mid yardage.

Doubles featured the only shoot off of the day between Kenmore's J.D. Angiuli 87 and Mike O'Malley 87 with Mike coming out on top for the B class win. Rich Evans 93 won A Class and Jeff Dornes 87 won C class.

This was the first time Jeff Dornes has won anything at a PITA shoot! Great shooting Jeff!!

Big thank you to Wayne Clapper, Mark Silver and Lucy Alvizo who BBQ'd a great hot lunch for everyone with Hamburgers and Brats keeping the competitors happy!

With great support again from our Sponsors, United Recycling, O'Malley Brothers Construction, DJ's Sporting Goods, Gustafson Insurance and J.D. Angiuli!!! We would like to say Thank You again!

Would also like to thank the maintenance staff for having the grounds looking great and we had lots of complements  that the place was looking great!

Range Master Robert and his staff for keeping the traps full of targets and with scoring! And David Levinson with setting the targets throughout the day.

See everyone at the October Sea Hawks Bye week shoot! Kenmore April 2018




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Kenmore Trap Shooter is a Big Winner

Greg Miner went to Walla Walla for the "Camas Prairie ATA" shoot this past weekend. This is a big shoot attracting some 225 plus shooters from Washington, Oregon, Idaho and Montana for 3 full days of shooting. The Friday preliminary featured Singles, Handicap and Doubles, Greg won all three events in his Class. Saturday and Sunday was the Championship rounds. Greg won the Doubles and Singles events in his class, which is the Senior Vet class. Shooters had to contend with wind and rain all weekend!!

So if you see Greg "Doc" Miner at the range this week please tell him Congratulations on some great shooting.

Way to represent Kenmore Gun Club!!!!!

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Spring Cleaning and Painting

Well now that it appears the snow is done for the year the maintenance guys were able to get out and pressure wash the trap fields. Some of the guys from shotgun volunteered there time to then come out on Sunday morning to re-paint the numbers on the trap fields. Thank you to Dave Elliot, Wilbur Loo, Gordon Kelly, Robert and Sean Miller and Andrew Gough for making short order painting the new numbers.

Thanks again to Ron and his guys for getting all of the trap fields and side walks all cleaned up for the summer!

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Kenmore Wins Again!!

Kenmore hosted the final McMurtry Shoot and it was a huge success!! A total of 48 shooters from the 3 different clubs participated in the shoot. The weather started off with some snow coming down, but by the time we started it turn into a nice day for shooting. Kenmore finished off strong with 26 shooters showing up, including 6 junior shooters. The final score for the day were Granite Falls 189, Machais 186 and Kenmore 204. The overall scores were Kenmore 820, Machais 771 and Granite Falls 767.

Top shooters for Kenmore today were John Sutton 43, Bill Boettner, Greg Stewart, Meryn Stewart (Junior Shooter) and Robert Miller all posting scores of 41!! Kenmore's team Captain Wilbur Loo, who has made all of the events, was happy to accept the belt again!!

After the shoot was done, The Shot Gun Club hosted a BBQ. Cooking the burgers and brats were Joe Rinaldi and Mark Silver. Pam Stewart and Lisa Miller helping with serving all the food.

Big thanks to Granite Falls, Machais and Kenmore for putting together prizes for the 8 Junior Shooters, as they all went home with either 2 boxes of shells or punch cards for 4 rounds of trap at Granite or Kenmore!

Thank you again to all of the shooters who attended and making this a fun shoot!

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Valentines Night Trap Shooting

Ladies Night was an absolute success! We had 28 attendees...father/daughter, husband/wife, date night couples, friends meeting with friends...we even had a couple who brought their 6 week old baby! First mom would shoot, dad would hold the baby in the clubhouse then mom would hold the baby and dad would shoot. Majsan brought a GIANT heart-shaped box of chocolates and we had pizza, cookies and a veggie tray for those watching their figures. Robb Stack, Majsan & Travis were our volunteers and it was a cold night. I really appreciated their perseverance in the frosty air. Lizzy was a perfect greeter and melted many hearts. This night also offered new members who had only shot at the pistol and rifle ranges to come out and try trap shooting.  What a wonderful event!

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Round 3 of the McMurtry Shoot

Round 3 of the McMurtry shoot was held a Granite Falls GC, it was a nice day for the shoot.

We had another good turnout for the competition against Machais and Granite Falls and Kenmore.

Top shooter of the Day was Meryn Stewart (Kenmore) with a 42!!!

At the end of the shoot Kenmore and Machais tied with 198 and Granite with 190 total.

Kenmore's scores were Meryn Stewart (42) Bill Boettner (40) Mike O'Malley (39) Andrew Gough (39) and Gregory "G3" Stewart (38).

The last and final shoot will be held at Kenmore on 2/24 with a BBQ to follow, put on by the Shot Gun Commitee

Good shooting Kenmore! See you on the 24th................

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Round 2 McMurtry Shoot

Round 2 was held at Seattle Rifle & Pistol GC (Machais)

It was a very windy rainy day and the scores showed how tough it was for shooting.

Another great turn out from the shotgun guys, gals and junior shooters made the best of the day as Kenmore once again posted the high score, Granite Falls came in second followed by Machais.

Top shooter for the day was Jeff Dornes (Kenmore) and Greg Miner (Machais) with 42,

Sean Miller 41, Jim Storlie 40, Mark Silver 40 and Bill Boettner 38,

Good shooting by the whole team!!

See you all at Granite Falls on February 10th



McMurtery 1-27-18