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S3DA News & Tournament Results

June 17-19 Scholastic 3-D Archery (S3DA) held their 3rd National 3-D Championship at Mermet Lake State Conservation Area in Metropolis, IL. A total of 407 shooters from 13 states took part in the competition. Due to the growth of the S3DA National 3-D Championship, this year’s tournament was the first stand-alone National Championship for the organization.

It was previously held in conjunction with the London, Kentucky ASA Pro/Am event. The S3DA National Championship was a great time for S3DA students, coaches and their families. The shoot downs in all age divisions, as well as all shooting classes, were a huge success.

“What an inspiring weekend,” said Lincoln Tapp, Host of the Young Wild television show on the Outdoor Channel. “The S3DA Nationals was such an awesome event, and one that will definitely be on my schedule every year. Proud to be a part of what this organization is doing and where they are going!”


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As existing Indiana S3DA Coordinator, Derek Marshal steps down, Scholastic 3-D Archery has named Scott Starnes, of Crawfordsville Indiana, as the new S3DA Indiana State Coordinator. As the State Coordinator, Scott will continue to grow the S3DA program in Indiana. Building on the great work done by outgoing Indiana State Coordinator, Derek Marshal.

“Indiana S3DA has built a very strong base of archers, teams and regional coordinators over the past 4 years,” says Derek Marshal, outgoing Indiana State Coordinator for Scholastic 3-D Archery. “I am confident that Scott and the other regional coordinators will continue to grow S3DA in the great Hoosier state.”


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In reaction to the continued growth of their youth archery program, Scholastic 3-D Archery has named Ricky Sauls as the new S3DA Illinois State Coordinator. As the State Coordinator, Ricky will oversee all aspects of the S3DA program in Illinois, including tournaments, training and dividing the state into regions that will allow S3DA participants multiple monthly competition venues as close as possible to their home location. Ricky will also recruit and hire Regional Coordinators to oversee and manage these individual regions.

“Ricky has been working for S3DA all year and we are excited to officially get him on board as the Illinois State Coordinator,” said Michael Lundeen, National Director for Scholastic 3-D Archery. “Since he has already had a plan for the state, I expect Illinois to move quickly towards becoming a powerhouse for S3DA.”


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