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Acorn Archery Receives Grant for 3D Targets

SUBMITTED – The Acorn Archery Team recently expanded its competition to include 3D Targets. Ten 3D targets were purchased with the assistance of the Farmer’s Cooperative through a grant with the Arkansas Game and Fish Commission. The $1000.00 grant was funded through the Wildlife Conservation Education Program. The new targets will help the Acorn Archery Team increase their competitive base ...

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Blake & Webb Take Top Honors in State Competition: Set Sights on Nationals

BY LEANN DILBECK – Acorn’s Chantry Blake took 1st place in the Arkansas National Archery in the Schools Program (ANASP) State Tournament , earning him a $2,500 scholarship, a target, and a new bow, along with the bragging rights as well as the opportunity to advance to the National Archery Competition.  Blake shot a 292. Also, placing in the state competition ...

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Acorn Archery Heading to State After Big Wins at Regionals

SUBMITTED – On Saturday, February 11, 2017, the Acorn Archery teams participated at Regional competition in Delight, Arkansas.  Teams from around the region including Mena, Cossatot, and DeQueen competed for one of the top three seats to receive an invitation to Archery State competition. Acorn Archery Senior High team placed third in the region with a total score of 3073.  ...

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Acorn’s Star Archers, Blake & Webb, to Compete in South Africa

Acorn Archery made a fantastic showing when they competed with over 13,000 individual archers and 232 teams in the nationwide NASP Archery tournament that was held in Louisville, Kentucky, May 11-13, 2016 and have two members looking to travel to international competition in South Africa this July. The team scored a total of 3314 out of a possible 3600 points, ...

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Webb Receives 2015 State Ring

Acorn Archery Program archer, Brody Webb received his 2015 State ring in Archery.  Webb is the 2015 Middle Level Boys State Champion and had an overall score of 286 in the ANASP competition that was held in Hot Springs on March 27, 2015.  Webb is the eighth grade son of Duane and Dotsy Webb.  Webb and the rest of the Acorn ...

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Acorn Archery Headed to State Tourney

Acorn Middle and High School recently competed in their regional tournament where both teams placed 2nd. The top three males in the high school category were: Chantry Blake, Alden Maywald, and John Collins; females: Bridgette Magness, Catelyn Reynolds, and Rachel Wallace. The top three males in the middle school category were: Brody Webb, Jacob Moore, and Jarrett Wilhite; females: Abby ...

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Acorn Student Places at National Archery Competition

BY MELANIE BUCK – Thirteen-year old Acorn student, Brody Webb, recently took 4th place in the National Archery Competition held in Louisville, Kentucky amongst the best in the nation. Webb has been shooting bows for just two years and shows to have a promising future in the sport. Webb said he took an interest in archery after watching his sister ...

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