Chaparral NJROTC

Represents: Chaparral High School NJROTC

Current Record: 2 - 6

Season Average: 748.62

Game Score: 733.9

Mattoon AJROTC

Represents: Mattoon High School AJROTC

Current Record: 3 - 6

Season Average: 796.88

Game Score: 801.1

Mattoon AJROTC (3 - 5) 801.1 defeats Chaparral NJROTC (2 - 6) 733.9

Competition Recap

Mattoon AJROTC defeats Chaparral NJROTC

Mattoon AJROTC defeated Chaparral NJROTC 801.1 to 733.9 in the 2022 National Air Rifle New Shooter League. They currently have a 3 - 5 record. Mattoon AJROTC was led by, Shelby Pickering who shot a 219.8. The remaining contributing members were Alexander Whitaker, Ethan Freeman, and Jack Burton. Mattoon AJROTC is from Matton, IL, and is coached by Todd Stokes.

Chaparral NJROTC currently has a 2 - 6 record. Chaparral NJROTC was led by, John Acosta who shot a 243.1. The remaining contributing members were Jesus Romero, Yitzelle Chavez, and Damian Ruiz. Chaparral NJROTC is from Las Vegas, NV, and is coached by John Becker.

Next up Mattoon AJROTC will compete against Sebastian River NJROTC from Sebastian, FL. Sebastian River NJROTC currently has a 3 - 4 record. While Chaparral NJROTC has a bye week.

These two teams are competing in the National Air Rifle "New Shooter" League. Sponsored by the Orion Scoring System, the league is a national team league exclusive to athletes in their first year of competition. Teams are from high schools and junior rifle clubs throughout the United States. Over 10 weeks each team competes in 8 games. Each week, each team is paired with another team with a near equal skill level.

In each game the teams compete in what is known as a Three-Position Air Rifle match. The match is modeled after Olympic Rifle competitions but adapted to high school age athletes. Each athlete will shoots 10 shots in three different shooting positions, prone, standing, and kneeling. Each shot is worth a maximum of 10.9 points. The sum of points scored in the 30 shots is the athlete's total. The team score is comprised of the best four athletes from each team.

For more information on the league, including complete standings, visit

Box Score:

Mattoon AJROTC team page:

Chaparral NJROTC team page:

21 - 27 Mar 2022

Rank Participant Region Prone Standing Kneeling Team
1 Mattoon AJROTC 317.7 239.8 243.6 801.1
Pickering, Shelby (102) 81.8 68.1 69.9 219.8
Whitaker, Alexander (104) 85.6 68.7 61.6 215.9
Freeman, Ethan (101) 83.3 52.5 67.5 203.3
Burton, Jack (103) 67.0 50.5 44.6 162.1
Sullivan, Shawn (105) 46.2 31.7 44.5 122.4
2 Chaparral NJROTC Las Vegas, NV 318.1 195.3 220.5 733.9
Acosta, John (101) 93.8 62.0 87.3 243.1
Romero, Jesus (102) 94.6 59.6 64.8 219.0
Chavez, Yitzelle (103) 68.7 55.3 47.8 171.8
Ruiz, Damian (104) 61.0 18.4 20.6 100.0

21 - 27 Mar 2022

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