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IThe month of May has four different State Shoots in the Southern Zone. 


May 3-6 Georgia State Shoot at South River GC Covington, GA


May 16-20 South Carolina State Shoot at Spartanburg GC Pacolet, SC


May 24-27 Mississippi State Shoot at Coast R & PC Biloxi, MS


May 31-June 3 Alabama State Shoot at Dixie T & S Mathews, AL


If you want to attend a shoot closer to home these two Annual shoots started in the 60’s.


May 19-20 Mid-South Open at Memphis / Saturday 200 Singles, Sunday 200 Handicap plus you can shoot 100 Doubles whichever day you want.


May 19-20 Music City Shoot at Nashville / Saturday 200 Singles plus 100 Handicap, Sunday 100 Singles, 100 Handicap and 100 Doubles.


Thirty one Tennessee shooters headed south in March for the Southern Grand. The following shooters won trophies Chase Kobeck, Amy Dement, Hunter Morton, Joe Dement, Mitchel Loveless, Chandler Brown, Brooke Barnett, Herman Chandley, Chandler Hinson and Colter Smith.


Congratulations to Tom Freeman for breaking his 100,000 Doubles targets during the Southern Grand. Tom is nearing 350,000 total targets. Quite an accomplishment. 


The following week was the Florida State Shoot. With Hunter Morton, Brooke Barnett, Joe Dement, Chase Kobeck, Landon Meadows, Chandler Hinson, Logan Meadows and Amy Dement. Congratulations to all of the trophy winners.




At our State Shoot this year we will have 12 new Pat Traps and E-Rads.  
June 12-13, 2018 TN AIM State Shoot.
June 14-17, 2018 Tennessee State Shoot.
Hosted by The Tennessee Clay Target Complex Nashville,Tennessee.


Read the Rulebook, Please.


Check out our website at Shootatatn.com for more info.

For questions or further information contact me at bcook27@bellsouth.net or 731-217-9957.

Billy Cook
ATA Delegate-TN
I know it is hard to believe but it’s time for the 105th Tennessee State Shoot. This year we have 12 New Pat Traps & 12 new E-Rad Voice Release Systems. 
At the Tennessee Clay Target Complex, Nashville, TN



Tuesday June 12, 9:00 AM - First 100 Targets of the AIM Singles Championship / Followed by AIM Handicap Championship 100 Total Targets.


Wednesday June 13, 9:00 AM -AIM Doubles Championship 100 Total Targets / Followed by Second 100 Targets of the AIM Singles Championship.


Thursday June 14, 9:00 AM - Event 1 -Opening Singles
  Event 2 -Opening Handicap, Which we are calling the Steve Williams Handicap because on this exact date in 1968 he was punched to the 27, and has 
  remained there for the past 50 years.  
  Event 3 -Opening Doubles.


Friday June 15, 9:00 AM - Event 4 -Singles Class Championship 
  Event 5 -Hall of Fame Handicap
  Event 6 -Doubles Class Championship


Saturday June 16, 9:00 AM - Event 7 -Tennessee Singles Championship / 200 Targets


Sunday June 17, 10:00 AM - Event 8 -Tennessee Doubles Championship
  Event 9 -Tennessee Handicap Championship


Congratulations to the following shooters that won trophies at the recent Southwestern Grand. Amy Dement, Chase Kobeck and Joe Dement.


Alabama State Shoot is May 31-June 3 at Dixie T & S, Mathews,AL.


North Carolina State Shoot is June 6-10 at North Carolina Homegrounds, Bostic, NC.




Read the Rulebook, Please.


Check out our website at Shootatatn.com for more info.

For questions or further information contact me at bcook27@bellsouth.net or 731-217-9957.

Billy Cook
ATA Delegate-TN
This month we have 3 State Shoots, the Southern Zone Shoot and the AIM National Championships. 


Let’s start with the State Shoots:


July 3-8, Kentucky State at Central KY Gun Club- Berea, KY.


July 4-8, Virginia State at Winchester Gun Club- Stephenson, VA.


July 12-15, West Virginia State at Winchester Gun Club- Stephenson, VA.


July 19-22 Southern Zone Shoot at Central Kentucky GC at Berea, KY, North Carolina Homegrounds at Bostic, NC and Silver Dollar SC at Odessa, FL.


July 27-31 AIM Grand National Youth Championships at WSRC- Sparta, IL.


Congratulations to the following TN shooters that won trophies at the GA State Shoot, Katie Barnett, Caleb Clayton, Maynard Brooks and Chandler Hinson.


I’m sorry to report the May 2 passing of Paulette (Foxy) Culpepper. Although she hadn’t shot since 2009 due to declining health. She had a target total of almost 50,000 targets.


Read the Rulebook, Please.


Check out our website at Shootatatn.com for more info.

For questions or further information contact me at bcook27@bellsouth.net or 731-217-9957.

Billy Cook
ATA Delegate-TN