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By Liam Demko
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Devil's Thumb Shooters compete in Juneau invitational


November 2, 2023

Becky Turland

Devil's Thumb Shooters at the invitational in Juneau. (Front row left - right) Gavin O'Neil, Etolyn Turland, Madelyn Dreisbach, Isabelle Hammer, Thomas Slaven, Payton Dreisbach.  (Back row left – right) Hannah Slaven, Marcus Anderson, Trent Kittams, Cayden Turland, Jacob Newlun, Liam Mattingly.

Petersburg's Devil's Thumb Shooters (DTS) competed at the Ninth Southeast Shoot Invitational in Juneau the weekend of October 20.

Twelve local marksmen took part in the event amongst 71 competitors from all around Alaska and Washington, with five of Petersburg's members getting the chance to experience their first competition.

"For a lot of these kids it was brand new for them to see different disciplines and different stations than what we have here," said Becky Turland with DTS.

Additionally, three of Petersburg's athletes were new to the program coming into this fall.

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