What We're About

The Scholastic Archery Association, DBA Scholastic 3-D Archery, is to foster, educate and guide youth in the area of 3-D and target archery and ethical bowhunting practices. .

Scholastic 3-D Archery will design, promote and foster national youth and high school 3D and target archery competition as an after school program affiliated with educational learning institutions, sportsman’s clubs and archery dealers.


In support of this overarching purpose, the Association is responsible for:

  • Sanctioning and conducting national, local/state, and regional 3-D and target archery competitions and championships;
  • Selecting, supporting, and managing teams and staff for 3-D and target archery competitions;
  • Creating and maintaining the resources and infrastructure with local sportsman’s clubs that are necessary to support the growth of youth and high school 3-D and target archery in the United States of America;
  • Promoting the growth and development of instructional and competitive archery programs in the educational institutions in the United States of America; and
  • Establishing and enforcing rules, regulations, and procedures concerning eligibility to compete in order to ensure fair competition.

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Due to recent popular movies highlighting unrivaled archers, the focal point of the media on archery in the Olympics and the success of the youth archery programs, many students have become interested in learning the skills of archery. Coaches and principals are asking for archery instruction for those students who wish to participate in the ever growing popular sport. Simply put, more archery instruction is being requested, and 3-D and target archery are the most popular choices by the educators, students, and parents.


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Board Members

Each of our Scholastic 3-D Archery regional coordinators brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and established credibility in their region that will enable us to move the program across the state at a very fast pace.

Advisory Committee

Dr. Dave Samuels

Shane Mahoney

Tom Nelson

Fred Pape

Dirk Dieterich

Competition Committee

Mike Tyrell, Chairman

Bruce Cull

Mike Lundeen

Mark Whitt

Jennie Richardson

Chris McDonald

Derek Marshall

Erika Lundeen

Executive Director
Jennie Richardson
284 Richardson Road
Williamsburg, KY
Executive Board
Fred Pape – President
Dirk Dieterich – Vice President
Steve Dalp – Secretary
Kurt Ebers – Treasurer
Board of Directors

Chase Fulcher

Rick Mawery
Jack Frost
Mark Whitt
Bob DeLaney

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