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SHOOTING SPORTS: Women have a ‘blast’ in new GF instructional shotgun program

August 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Women represent the fastest-growing segment of shooting sports nationally, but not in Grand Forks. The goal is to bring Grand Forks in line with the national trend. Continue Reading

Shooting newbie ready to buy a shotgun; she’ll call it ‘Lucy’

August 4, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

When I hit my first clay and watched it explode, all of the women in my group cheered. I felt ready for a bandana and bandolier, even though I was the only woman to squeal like a girl at my accomplishment. Continue Reading

Walhalla’s top gun: Soeby wins 1,000-yard benchrest shooting title

September 17, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

National rookie of the year in 2008, Tod Soeby of Walhalla, N.D., took his bench-rest shooting accomplishments to a new level earlier this month, when he won the International Benchrest Shooters 1,000-yard national championship, held Sept. 3-5 in Peeltree, W.Va. Continue Reading