EPIC! Yep, that pretty much describes the last 25 years for Stephenville Evening Lions Club. In celebration, they are bringing you an event worthy of that title. For the 5th consecutive year, First Financial Bank will be the headline sponsor for the greatest shooting event in the Cross-Timbers area.
This year; however, they will be changing the venue for a full family experience at the Upland Bird Extravaganza. Mark your calendars for August 1, 2020 and set your waypoint to the fabulous Rough Creek Lodge & Resort located on Hwy 67, 3 miles West of Glen Rose. These first-class facilities are the perfect location for shooters to show off their wing-shooting prowess and for a good time to be had by the whole family. In addition to their shooting events, the future of golf driving ranges with Toptracer. They will be cooking lunch.
This year’s UBE Shooting Event will showcase:
Corporate 5 Stand: - A highly competitive event open to business teams of 3 shooters with no two presentations the same. This event has seen some local domination over the past few years. Will this be the year for an upset or will the same ole’ teams do it again? Along with terrific awards, winners will get bragging rights and encouragement to strut their stuff for the next 12 months. $300 per team, each shooter must be employed by the entity.
Open Sporting Clays: - Whether you call it “golf with a shotgun” or “skeet in the woods” this event is for shooters of all levels. The course is 100 clay targets featuring simulated hunting presentations with lots of variability. Simple to learn, impossible to master, here is a game for everyone who likes to make noise and break clays. Memorable awards for the top 3 places and one for the cumulative champion. $125 per shooter for one round of Sporting Clays.
Open 5 Stand: - Don’t let the businesses hog all the fun here, be sure to get in a round of 5 Stand for yourself, too. 25 targets with no two presentations the same will combine your muscle memory, skills, and adrenaline for a quick and exciting challenge. Awards will be given for the top three individuals. $55 per shooter for one round of 5 Stand.
Long Range Hunting Jackpot Event: -It's not all about scatterguns, have you ever wanted to shoot long range? Rich Emmons, the founder of the Precision Rifle Series will be hosting a 20 round long range event on the 1000 yard range that includes 3 fun stages and a bonus stage. Ranges will vary from 300 yards to 1000 yards shooting steel targets, all shooting positions will be from prone or bench and stages will be timed. This cash Jackpot event and 50% of the cash will be awarded to 1st and 2nd place. Other prizes will be awarded to top finishers. Entry Fee is $50 per shooter. For more information please contact: Rich Emmons at 325-201-3826.
Thanks again to First Financial Bank, all of our valued sponsors, and every individual contributor for making this incredible anniversary a tribute of success. To register click here! For more information please contact: Daryl Salyards at 817-905-3213.