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Edwardsburg MI 2-6-11 Meat Shoot Results w/PICS

Discussion in 'Shooting Related Threads' started by pullbangloss, Feb 6, 2011.

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  1. pullbangloss

    pullbangloss Active Member

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    Well it started off to be a not so nice day but mother nature decided to quit and it turned out to be a wonderful day. There was a very large turnout today for the Super Bowl Sunday meat shoot at Edwardsburg Conservation Club in Michigan. Below are a few pics from today's "exhibition."


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    Here's Big Steve with Tim S. looking towards the trap field.


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    Here's Doug S. going to the truck for more back ups after Lampen asked him to shoot a protection.


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    The gun racks were full today!


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    The famous MLKX5 himself!


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    Mark and Jake aka plinker61 and addictedtotrap. Without these guys this shoot wouldn't have been possible. I think I speak for everyone when I say "Great Job today!"


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    Mark pulling one of the BIGGEST Top of the Hill shoots I've ever been a part of.


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    The Schanz boys asking Rick "How do you win so many shoots?" Rick Ski aka Who's Next responds "I shoot with my boy. He is my inspiration and the back bone of our team." (I'm sure this will stir some chatter, lol.)


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    Ok, I admit, the old man shot well today. Here he is, the one, the only, Mr. Meat Man aka Who's Next displaying a first place meat ticket.


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    Not the best picture in the world but here is Mark and Tim with their better halfs. Boy those dogs can drink!


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    Here's Todd Delp and Lampen. Mike asks "Todd, how do I become an elite trapshooter like yourself?" Todd says "Shoot with Matt Ski more. I have learned so much from him and I attribute all my success to his guidence."

    Did I mention Todd never missed a target today! Did I also mention he brought his purse today and decided not to shoot!


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    Contestants in the HUGE Top of the Hill shoot. 2 was high out of 5 with 1/5 second. It's a whole different ball game up there!


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    After the shooting was done we had an "Animal Look a Like" contest at the bar. Here's Doug S. doing his walrus impression. He won the contest.


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    Here's Vern Beasley having some gun trouble. Louie K. looking on saying "Must be an automatic."


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    A tough squad! Tim C., Nick, Vern (having more gun trouble), Lee F., Louie K. and Doug S.


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    Shooters on the wobble trap.


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    The score sheet from one of the many 27 yard wobble protections. This one took place late in the day and included about 7 double guns due to some LOW targets. Needless to say 12/20 was high.


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    And the winners who dominated the wobble protection with a 12! Tim C. and Vern B. Nice shooting??? Well, you got the meat so that's all that matters!

    That about wraps up the reporting for today. Again, a big thank you to Mark, Jake, and all the volunteers! Great job!

    Thanks goes out to Scott E., Lampen, and Hank for visiting us today. Wish I could say thanks to Hook and Gary but maybe next time.

    Hope to see everyone back next month which should be just as good!

    Matt Ski
     
  2. pullbangloss

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    Here's visual evidence on the difficulty of the "Top of the Hill" shoot. Lampen and I were discussing auditions for the Top Shot show on the History Channel. I told him this would be his audition tape.

    Don't think he'll be on the TV anytime soon.

    (Sorry Mike)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XN5VFnXtco8

    Matt Ski
     
  3. CANTWIN

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    Matt

    Great job I almost feel as though I was there,and I wish I had been.How on earth did you get all them Alegan boys there and did they win any meat.

    Rick the way it sounds you had to hold the boy up again what would he do without his daddy.

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    Matt

    Not to rub it in but I won't see any of that white stuff till next winter. Look like a good turn out glad to see everyone

    Don S.
     
  5. pullbangloss

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    Hook,

    It's easy to get the Allegan boys down this way. One word...beer.

    I think everyone went away with some meat yesterday. Hank got a turkey, the Schanz boys have enough brats to feed Allegan county and if they run low all they have to do is call Lampen and Scott. Pretty good time.

    Matt Ski
     
  6. pullbangloss

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    Don,

    Have you met Crocodile Dundee yet?

    Matt Ski
     
  7. plinker611

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    nice job matt,the club would like to thank everyone that made it out to shoot yesterday,also thanks to todd for helping out ,rick for running the auction,and top of the hill shoot,and matt for taking pictures and reporting,did i also mention matt for cleaning the snow off the top of the wobble house with a few of his shots while shooting wobble protections from the 30 yd line? them low birds were tricky. we had a great time,and the club did very well.had a few hitches keeping order but we were able to keep the lines moving.(sorry louie),need ideas for meat for march??after yesterday we need to fill up the freezers,mark
     
  8. cubancigar2000

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    Since I have not been to Edwardsberg in about 20+ years, I really enjoyed the photos. Brings back a lot of memories. I dont remeber that house ( or building) on the hill but everything else looks the same, And oh yes, the bar where we had so much fun
     
  9. pullbangloss

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    Hey cuban,

    You 'ought to stop in sometime if your ever in the area.

    Matt Ski
     
  10. pullbangloss

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    One thing I forgot to mention...

    Mark and Jake make some of the prettiest snow angels you will ever see! Wish I would have had my camera handy!

    Matt Ski
     
  11. addictedtotrap

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    Thanks guys for comming out and shooting...

    Looking forward to the Calcutta's, all you WMCC guys that 30 yard Wobble protection is a tuff shoot.. Not sure if that is interesting to you guys or not..

    Thanks to all the allegan folks for making the trip..

    I think there was a rumor from the Shantz's that the price of shot was going up??

    Jake
     
  12. addictedtotrap

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    Hey Pull BANG BANG Double Gun loss,
    Well done on the reporting, I also have some pictures, will see If I can post them later..

    ( psst Matt, I still think its a secret you double guunned your dad TWICE in that wobble protection, I havnt told anybody though)

    Jake
     
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    Two double guns on Team Ski. Only one by me. The old man happened to get me as well.

    Matt Ski
     
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    Weather on Sunday good shooting weather...:-(
     
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    Here is the group that is shooting from the "swingset"..
     
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    Matt giving advice


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    Full Gun Rack Its a good thing...


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    Cass county guys shootin the wooble trap


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    27 yarder thanks to Todd for helping out


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    THis is what it looks like shooting from the "swingset" I heard estimates of 60-65 yards.. I didnt have a rangefinder to determine exact yardage, but its a long way out there..
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    Taking a break...
     
  18. cubancigar2000

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    Matt, You dont know how bad I would like to stop by. I live in Idaho now. I moved away in 1994. If I get back to Indiana to see my family I will but the last time I was on the Harley so no gun with me? Planning on driving out next time - hopefully this summer lou M
     
  19. pullbangloss

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    I would say the swingset shoot is all of 65 yards! When your shooting 1300 fps, you pull the trigger, take the gun down, and then watch the target break, you know it's a long shot, lol. In fact I'm still waiting for 3 of the swingset targets to break.

    Matt Ski
     
  20. plinker611

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    cubin cigar,dont worry about having a gun with you,ill find you one to shoot,and we have added alot to the club since you were here last,one thing is for shure,when you get back home we will shoot,and afterwards have one of them cold beers,by the way what were they charging for beer back then?? we are up to $2 now,mark
     
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