Welcome to the Ohio State Trapshooting Association (OSTA)
The OSTA dedicates itself to promote trapshooting as an enjoyable sport that has a
signature of good sportsmanship, conduct and safety. Since 1887, we have served
the needs of Ohio trapshooters by promoting trapshooting as a wholesome sport
enjoyed by people from all walks of life. Families, youths to seniors, men and
women, participate in trapshooting. It’s an environment that promotes good
sportsmanship and conduct. The Board of Directors and Officers are committed
to serve the shooters of Ohio and their gun clubs.
127th OHIO STATE SHOOT - JUNE 17TH - JUNE 23RD, 2013...JOIN US AT CARDINAL SHOOTING CENTER!
CONGRATULATIONS! TO THE 2013 OHIO HALL OF FAME INDUCTEES: ADEN KAUFMAN, LARRY SOWERS AND HOWARD "DON" WILKIN. A RECEPTION WILL BE HELD IN THEIR HONOR AT THE O.S.T.A. BUILDING FROM 6 TO 8 P.M. ON THURSDAY, JUNE 20TH.
2013 "WIN A TON OF SHOT" RAFFLE RESULTS- THE WINNER WAS RAY BATKE OF MEDINA. THE GUN CLUB THAT SOLD THE WINNING TICKET AND WILL THEREFORE RECEIVE $1,000.00, IS KNOX TOWNSHIP SPORTSMEN’S ASSOCIATION. THE GUN CLUB THAT SOLD AT LEAST 50 TICKETS AND WON THE BONUS DRAWING, WAS WILLIAMS COUNTY AND THEY WILL ALSO RECEIVE $1,000.00 . THE PROCEEDS BENEFIT THE OHIO STATE TRAPSHOOTING FOUNDATION SO A BIG "THANK YOU" TO ALL THE CLUBS THAT PARTICIPATED! NOTE: ALL UNSOLD TICKETS MUST BE RETURNED TO THE OSTA P.O. BOX 956, RAVENNA,OHIO 44266!
2013 CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS QUALIFIERS:
/MediaLibrary/OSTA C of C 2013 Qualifiers Singles.pdf State Shoot Event 8 on Thursday 6/20
/MediaLibrary/OSTA C of C 2013 Qualifiers Doubles.pdf State Shoot Event 11 on Friday 6/21
/MediaLibrary/OSTA C of C 2013 Qualifiers Handicap.pdf State Shoot Event 7 on Thursday 6/20
For prize information, refer to page 40 in the State Shoot program.
KNOX TOWNSHIP SPORTSMEN’S CLUB WON
THE 1ST ANNUAL OSTA TEAM CHALLENGE LAST YEAR!
THE GUN CLUB RECEIVED $500.00
AND THE SHOOTERS EACH RECEIVED $200.00!
(Ray Gajoch, Merle Laney, Jack Ashbaugh, Beverly Mowry, & Hunter Galay)
CLICK BELOW FOR THE 2013 TEAM CHALLENGE PROGRAM- DON’T MISS OUT!
2012 ZONE SHOOT RESULTS: (2013 ZONE SHOOT COMPETITON, SAT. 6/22 & SUN. 6/23 )
The Southwest Zone won the singles with a score of 2851.
The Northeast Zone came in second with a score of 2848.
In the doubles race, the Northeast Zone won with a score of 1257
and the Southeast Zone came in second with 1205.
On Thursday, June 20th at the 2013 State Shoot, shooters will again have the opportunity to win a BLASER
shotgun....thanks to our returning sponsor, BLASER USA!
The lucky 2012 winner of the Super Trap Combo was
John Limberg of Freeport, PA.,
pictured with Pat Owens and Gilbert Russell of Blaser USA.
CONGRATULATIONS TO BRANT "GENE" SNIVELY for winning the 2012 EXPRESS
S4 E-Z-Go golf cart and trailer at the 2012 State Shoot! The Ohio State Trapshooting
Foundation thanks everyone for their support...those who sold tickets, and those who
purchased tickets. This project helped to raise funds for the 2013 scholarships offered by the
Foundation. (Eight young, deserving individuals will each receive a $1,000.00 scholarship!)
Remington donated a great second prize - an 1100 shotgun, won by DON
HOFFMAN of Michigan. Harlan Campbell supplied the 3rd prize- one of his shooting
clinics won by RANDY TAYLOR of Ohio!
Joey Hill of E-Z-GO & Harlan Campbell (2012)
Thanks to A.D. Farrow Harley Davidson, Mike Dehabey went
home from the 2012 State Shoot with a Harley Davidson motorcycle!
The 2012 Dyna Switchback Harley Davidson!
Congratulations Mike on winning the shoot-off!
WED. JUNE 19TH IS "AG DAY"at the 2013 STATE SHOOT
Our returning sponsor, John Deere, has again donated another lawn tractor (X300) for this year’s shoot!
Monsanto, DeKalb/Asgrow and SFP (Specialty Fertilizer Products) are also sonsoring AG Day with some
BIG added money...$9,000.00!
RICHARD ZOMBECK WAS THE WINNER OF THE 2013 PRIZE- X300
2012 JOHN DEERE SHOOT-OFF
The conclusion of the 2012 KOLAR shoot-off, and the winner is...
VERGIL KNIGHT of Union, KY!
Tom Hahn and Mark Franceschia present Virgil with his new Kolar
Shotgun. Thanks Kolar for your support of the 2012 Ohio State Trapshoot! This year, Kolar is sponsoring the
Ohio Handicap Championship on June 23rd (Sunday). Kolar has donated $5,000.00 for the Kolar Shoot-Off.
2012 STATE SHOOT CATEGORY WINNERS:
Husband & Wife- John & Thormira Webb 388
Parent & Child- Dave Berlet and Dirk Meckstroth 398
Director’s Cup- Tom Cecil representing Madison County Fish & Game 198
Cardinal Shooting Center Link
All Camping reservations and questions should be directed to the Cardinal campgrounds office. www.cardinalcentercamp.com
For the 2013 State Shoot scores, go to: www.rjstuart.com
OHIO TRAPSHOOTING HALL OF FAME &
MUSEUM... BUY-A-BRICK FUNDRAISER
At the Cardinal Shootin g Center, there is a brick walkway under the O.S.T.A.
awning, by the s core sheet annex area. This area is on the east end of the 1st
Vendor’s building. The O.S.T.A. is selling engraved bricks for the walkway.
You or your Gun Club, can beco me a per manent part of this wonderful facility and
trapshooting history. You can buy a brick to commemorate a special memory like the
day you broke your first 100 straight, or in memory of a special l oved one. The
possibilities are endless. Please consider buying a brick and becoming a part of
the history of Cardinal Shooting Center. These bricks will last forever so
generations of shooters will be able to view your message.
Please go to "Foundation" at the top of this page for details and forms.
Brick sample- 2 sizes available
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