SHS archery team wins 1st place

Published 12:00 am Thursday, March 7, 2013

Straughn took home first place from the Covington County Youth Archery Association’s White Oak Tournament on Sunday.

The Tigers finished with a team score of 627 and won $118 in prize money. Pleasant Home finished second with 616; Andalusia finished third with 578; and Red Level finished fourth with 516.

In Division 1, PHS archer Garrett Barton finished first with a team score of 160. Fellow archer Hunter Cheshire came in second with a team score of 150.

Andalusia’s Austin Leverington finished third with a team score of 146.

In Division 2, PHS archer Tyler Myrick finished first with a team score of 140. Ansley Johnson backed Myrick up with a team score of 136 for second place for the Eagles; and Straughn’s Dylan Tyree scored a 133 for third place.

In Division 3, Straughn’s Tucker Livings finished first with a team score of 174. Mason Turner finished second with a team score of 168 for SHS; and Haden Jackson finished third for AHS with a 154.

The following are the top five individual scorers by team:


Haden Jackson, fourth grade, 154

Austin Leverington, 11th grade, 146

James Jones, sixth grade, 139

Will Jones, eighth grade, 139

Riley Graham, eighth grade, 128

Pleasant Home

Garrett Barton, eighth grade, 160

Hunter Holmes, fourth grade, 154

Payton Woodyard, fourth grade, 152

Hunter Cheshire, 11th grade, 150

Brandon Johnson, third grade, 142

Red Level

Parker Spears, third grade, 143

Jacob Williams, eighth grade, 133

Langham Williams, second grade, 126

Wyatt Myers, 11th grade, 114

Walker Simmons, second grade, 107


Tucker Livings, fourth grade, 174

Mason Turner, fourth grade, 168

Hunter Linzy, ninth grade, 145

Taylor Cobb, 10th grade, 140

Jacob Hawkins, eighth grade, 140

Individual 12-count shots:

Garrett Barton — 7

Hunter Holmes — 4

Payton Woodyarrd — 6

Jacob Williams — 5

Hunter Linzy — 5

Tucker Livings — 12

Mason Turner — 9