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Nebraska Trapshooting Association

2005 All State Team
based on year 2004 targets

    Top Ten Shooters

  Richard Marshall, Jr.   Lincoln   97.25
  Frank Hoppe   Columbus   96.28
  Brad Lech   Burwell   95.75
  Dustin Klein   Fremont   94.52
  Bob Metzler   Omaha   94.07
  Tom Buxman   Haigler   93.82
  B.E. Morrissey   Blair   93.75
  Marvin Bilka   Ord   93.47
  Randy Bartling   Alliance   93.46
  Joe Miller   Omaha   93.25


  Traci Hoppe   Columbus   87.79
  Janet Naber   Waco   86.22
  Deborah Abbott   Ashland   84.38


  Bruce Costar   Omaha   89.72
  Wayne Wilkening   Omaha   89.03
  Ed Bannister   Holdrege   87.60
  James Smith   Kearney   87.29

    Senior Veteran

  W.R. Grubbs   Fremont   89.16
  Dick Scheer   Papillion   89.16
  Jack Worley   Omaha   88.20
  Wayne Walkenhorst   Lincoln   88.03
  George Welton   Wahoo   87.04


  Ryan Stapaules   Fairbury   94.87
  Brian Bean   Omaha   92.90
  Nicholas Georgi   Hebron   92.77
  Jason Marsh   Hastings   92.06
  Wm. Paul Benett, Jr.   Grand Island   91.70


  Caleb Stapaules   Fairbury   88.94
  Tyler Kotrous   Fremont   88.73
  Ethan Knox   Lyman   86.07

    Top Averages

  Singles   Frank Hoppe, Columbus   99.45
  Handicap   Brad Lech, Burwell   93.86
  Doubles   Frank Hoppe, Columbus   96.20

    NTA All State Team Criteria

  Category   16 Yd.   Handicap   Doubles
  Top Team (10 Shooters)   2,500   1,500   1,000
  Lady   2,000   1,500   750
  Veterans   2,000   1,500   750
  Senior Veterans   2,000   1,500   750
  Junior   1,000   1,000   500
  Sub-Junior   1,000   1,000   500
The NTA All State Team is selected, based on the previous year's ATA registered targets, by the Board of Directors at their annual meeting, and announced after the annual directors' meeting. The Top Team award will take precedence over a category award. You must be a current paid member of NTA to be eligible.
  Attention Shooters:    You must submit your application for State Team membership to the NTA Secretary by December 31, 2005. The Top Ten Team can be selected based on ATA records, however other category status can not! The category designation for the 2006 All State Team will be your age the 1st day of the 2005 shooting year (09/01/04).  Age categories are:
Sub-Junior     up to age 15*
Junior            up to age 18*
Veteran                65 years
Senior Veteran    70 years

*ATA Rules Change dated September 1, 2003

Contact NTA Secretary for a State Team application, 740 East 2nd, Crete, NE 68333
Click here and print the application

First time team members are presented All State buckles courtesy of Mike Mertz.