Good Evening All and Happy Impending Holidays!
The results of the Election for SMGC Board of Directors are as follows:
- John Hermsen, President/CRSO
- Harry Harrison, Vice President/ High Power Director
- Edward Polzin, BoD/ Long Rifle Liaison and RSO Program Coordinator
- David Ellis, BoD/ Projects and Radio Coordinator
- Crystal Sokoff, BoD/ Pistol Program Director
The Officers for SMGC are as follows:
- Gary Fowler, Long Range Director
- Matthew Kokoska, Pistol Program Assistant/ Coach
- Van Roy Texas, Membership Chairperson/ Medical Coverage Coordinator
- Jonathan Ocab, Website Coordinator
- Brian Eggleston, Facebook Coordinator
- Cynthia Harrison, Treasurer
The Club wishes to give a hearty “Thank you” to Matt, for all his years of service to the Club as a Board Member and we look forward to seeing him on the Pistol Range soon.
The next RSO class will be going soon, please consider certification and assisting during events. The Club is also actively seeking persons with an EMT (Emergency Medical Technician) certs or higher to assure we can train; talk to those RNs, Doctors, etc. Get some interested!
Thank you and good evening,
John Hermsen, President/CRSO
The election for the club Board of Directors for 2014 is taking place this weekend and the Board of Directors Election 2014 page has been generated with information including biographies submitted by each of the nominees.
The “In Person” voting will take place on 2013 December 1 at the Wilcox Range in conjunction with the High Power Rifle Practice Session.
The nominations for the Santa Margarita Board of Directors are (in alphabetical order):
- David Ellis
- Harry D. Harrison, MGySgt, USMCR (Ret.)
- John Hermsen
- Matt Kokoska, SSgt, USMC (Ret.)
- Edward Polzin, CWO3, USMC
- Crystol Sokoff, Capt, USMC
All “Regular Club Members” should email their five (5) selections for the 2014 Board of Directors to Van Texas at email@example.com no later than November 30.
Again, please visit the Board of Directors Election 2014 page (http://www.smgunclub.org/board-of-directors-election-2014) for the latest information regarding the election and all submitted nomination biographies.
The High Power Service Rifle Clinic originally scheduled for the weekend of November 23 and 24, 2013 has been rescheduled due to lower than expected registration numbers.
The rescheduled date for the High Power Service Rifle Clinic is now January 18 and 19, 2014. This is Martin Luther King Day weekend (Jan 20 being MLK Day).
All entries for the original clinic date will carry over to the rescheduled date. Any submitted checks for the clinic have not been cashed.
The Camp Pendleton Open was held on September 28,29 2013. The NRA Regional match combined a 1000 point aggregate on Saturday, and a 500 point aggregate on Sunday (which also counted as CMP EIC Rifle Match). There was also a Sunday morning CMP EIC pistol match and a Sunday afternoon GSM Match.
Congratulations to Overall Match Winner MSgt. Justin Skaret, USMCR . Justin’s two day aggregate score was 1469-65X. This make a back to back wins at the Regional for Justin.
The Saturday Rifle Match aggregate was won by Maj. Charlton Evans, USMCR with a score of 984-43X. Congratulations Charlton.
The Sunday Rifle Match aggregate was won by SSgt. Eric Swearingen, USMCR with a score of 490-19X. Congratulations Eric.
Sunday morning started with an EIC Pistol Match. Congratulations to match winner Harry Harrison. Harry fired a 242-3X for EIC gold.
The Sunday Rifle Leg Match was won by Kevin Cooper with a 469-9X. Kevin will be awarded 8 EIC points for the win.
Eric Brayman fired a 275-4X with his M1 Garand for victory in the Garand Springfield Military Match. Congratulations Eric
The full match results are available on the match results page
The SMGC High Power Director has put together a scoring guide to help newer shooters and anyone interested in trying out a High Power, Mid-Range, or Long Range rifle match and is not familiar with how to score and/or mark targets.
This guide is available in PDF at the Scoring Guide – High Power Rifle page under in the Rifle section of the website.