GODFREY — The fourth annual Jordan Klope Memorial Sporting Clays and Trap Shoot is set for Saturday, March 12, to support the youth shooting sports program of the Alton-Wood River Sportsmen’s Club, 3109 Godfrey Road.
Sporting clays will begin at 9 a.m. at Otter Creek Hunt Club, 19201 Hunting Club Road in Jersey County, with the last group shooting at 1 p.m. Cost is $50, which includes a memorial T-shirt and lunch at the Alton-Wood River Sportsmen’s Club. Prizes will be awarded in the 16-and-under class and the adult class.
From 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., 100 rounds of trap will be shot at the sportsmen’s club. Cost will be $40 and includes targets, the memorial T-shirt and lunch. Prizes also will be awarded in the 16-and-under class and adult class.
Shooters will provide their own shells in both events, said Dave Phillips, youth team coach.
The shoot is in memory of Jordan Klope, a member of the team who lost his life in a traffic accident in December 2012. Klope was 15 at the time of his death.
Additional information is available from Phillips at (618) 407-2616 or at firstname.lastname@example.org.