Military Silhouette 2021-07-17 (“Return of The England Brothers”)

We were delighted to have The England Brothers, Dave and John, join us after a lengthy hiatus, John having traveled from Tennessee, timing his trip to coincide with this match. This was to be their reunion match, brother v. brother. Since traveling such a far distance with a rifle can be problematic, Dave loaned John […]

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Military Silhouette 2021-03-20

Today is the first day of Spring. And it snowed. The National Weather Service forecast predicted a 11-to-14 percent chance of precipition which became 100% midway through the match. “A Rifleman Persists” — even when it’s snowing! — and that’s what 12 stalwart¬†shooters armed with 16 vintage military rifles did — up until it became […]

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Military Silhouette 2021-02-20

“Where’s Dave?” “Who?” “Dave. D – A – V – E, Dave.” “Dave’s not here.” Six stalwart Military Silhouette shooters attended this year’s first match. Notably absent was the 2020 Champion, Dave, so naturally he was the butt of a few jokes throughout the match. Weather wise, it was a good test for clothing and […]

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Military Silhouette Match Results 2020-10-17

NOTICE: The November match will be on the 28th (the fourth Saturday, not the usual third). The Match Director ordered Perfect Weather for October’s Military Silhouette Match, and 15 shooters had a delightful time knocking down targets with vintage military rifles. There was the usual (unusual?) collection of rifles, and five shooters opted to bring […]

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Military Silhouette Match Results 2020-09-19

Thirteen shooters enjoyed being outside again under a (mostly) smoke-free sky, with pleasant temperatures and calm wind. Initiated by Dave R., September is our designated multi-gun match where competitors are encouraged to bring as many as four rifles (i.e., one for each stage) as they can. Some notable rifles included a Winchester Model 1895 lever […]

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Military Silhouette Match Results 2020-08-15

Roger was HOT, hitting 7 Pigs and 9 (!) Rams with his Mosin & 1903-A3. Dennis E., whose last Mil-Sil match was in 2017, returned to take first place, beating Sylvan by one point. And Dave R. was pleased to beat Jim K. yet again. ANNOUNCEMENT: SEPTEMBER 19th IS OUR ANNUAL “FOUR GUN” MATCH (started […]

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