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Virginia Benedetto Wins Bryne Cup at Hartford

Discussion in 'Shoot Information, EVENTS, Clinics & Results' started by ercowles, Aug 26, 2013.

  1. ercowles

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    EAST GRANBY, Conn. -- Virginia Benedetto fired a combined 16-yard singles and handicap score of 193 x 200 to win the 20th Annual Mike Bryne Memorial Shoot at the Hartford Gun Club here Sunday (8/25).

    She shot 97 x 100 in singles and 96 x 100 in handicap and took top honors in the 18-21 yard handicap group.

    More than 100 shooters participated in the three-event shoot honoring the memory of Mike Bryne, a long-time member of the Hartford Gun Club.

    Ms. Benedetto's name will be inscribed on the Bryne Memorial Trophy on display at the gun club.

    Class and group winners:

    16 Yard - 100 shooters

    AA - Joe Wheeler - 99

    A - Santo Mazzarella, Brian Scussel - 99

    B - Stephen Rubino - 98

    C - Edward Cowles - 97

    D - Maria Garcia - 97


    Handicap - 79 shooters


    18-21 yd - Virginia Benedetto - 96

    22-23 yd - Derek Diprete, Larry Sayers - 91

    24-25 yd - Richard Zygmont - 92

    26-27 yd - Ken Wolpert - 94


    Doubles - 35 shooters


    A - William Boudreau - 89

    B - Robert Cooper - 93

    C - William Condon, Ed Cowles - 87

    D - John Ziolkowski - 84


    Combined 16 yd & Handicap

    Virginia Benedetto 97 (16 yd) + 96 (hd) = 193

    Complete results may be found at the Connecticut Trapshooting Assn. website:

    http://cttrap.com/Program%20Results/2013/HGC_Mike_Bryne_Memorial_08-25-2013.pdf



    Ed Cowles Trap co-chair, Hartford Gun Club
     
  2. LTB45

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    Ed that is Mrs. Benedetto....LOL!
    Congrats to my wife!!!
    Great shooting!!!
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  3. ercowles

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    LTB-- thanks for the picture. She is a great champion. -- ERC
     
  5. LTB45

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    Ed,

    Is she the first Woman to win the cup?