Monthly Matches & Match Results For 2023

For 2022 Match Results, Click HERE!



DIRECTIONS TO THE CLUB: From Fort Valley take HiWay 96 approximately 3 miles West. Turn left on the last road (Gun Club Road) before reaching the HiWay 49 Bypass. The road passes through a pecan orchard, a small housing community and turns to gravel. Cross the railroad tracks and enter the range. If you're on the HiWay 49 bypass, turn East onto HiWay 96 to Fort Valley and take the first road to the right that runs through the pecan orchard. Please do not speed through the housing area!


MATCHES: Each month, the Fort Valley Gun Club holds regular matches on the 1st, 3rd & 4th Saturdays. The matches are detailed below with start times and other information. ALL safety rules apply. The club now has a Porta-Potty and the fees listed below are subject to rising a dollar or two to help offset the cost. Our matches are designed to be FUN but competition can be stiff! In all cases, the Range Officer's decision is final.





First Saturday Matches:

    - IBS Centerfire Benchrest Match is shot year round on the Founder's long range. The matches will alternate between 100 and 200 yards and will always be 100 yards on the first Saturday. Check the home page match schedule for details. The match begins at 10:00 AM SHARP. Shooters MUST be set up and ready to shoot by the 10:00 AM start time due to the monthly club meeting at noon. Late shooters will not be allowed to compete. Gates open about an hour prior to the match. It is shot from the benches on the Long Range.

    - .22 Rimfire Benchrest Match is shot on the Founder's long range following the Centerfire Benchrest Match from November to January or after the monthly club meeting during those months (February to October) when meetings are held. It will always be shot at 50 yards on the standard IBS 50 yard Rimfire target. There is now a Youth Class. See the home page for more match details.


First & Third or Second & Fourth Tuesday Matches:

      - Retired Old People Match is shot on the Tuesdays immediately after the Saturday Benchrest Matches and may be held on the first and third Tuesday or second and forth Tuesday depending upon the month. Please check the Home Page for the correct dates each month. The ROP Match is shot year round on the Founder's Range at 50 yards with "cheap" .22LR cartridges that cost $7 or less per box of 50 pre-Covid prices. Two targets will be shot and the combined scores determine the winner. The standard 50 yard IBS target is used. There are 4 sighter bulls and 25 scoring target. As many sighters as necessary may be shot and 1 shot for score on each bull. Any .22LR rifle may be used and any scope. The match is shot from the bench using a rest, sandbags or bi-pod. One piece rests are not allowed. Time per target is 25 minutes. This match is free except for the cost of targets that will be collected when necessary. This match begins at 12:00 noon and is open to all club members who can make it.


Third Saturday Matches:

    - Tactical Shooting Matches. These matches are now shot on the third Saturday of each month beginning in February. They will vary and involve pistols, rifles and shotguns at the Match Director's discretion. Setup at 8:00 AM and the matches begin at 9:00 AM. See the monthly schedule for 2022 matches lower on this page. Contact Match Director Bob Stringer at (478) 919-4727 for details.

     - IBS Centerfire Benchrest Match is shot year round on the Founder's long range. The match distance on the third Saturday will always be 200 yards. Check the home page match schedule for details. The match begins at 9:30 AM SHARP. Shooters MUST be set up and ready to shoot by the 9:30 AM start time. Late shooters will not be allowed to compete. Gates open about an hour prior to the match. It is shot from the benches on the Long Range.

     - .22 Rimfire Benchrest Match is shot following the Centerfire Benchrest Match on the Founder's long range. This match will be held following the Centerfire Benchrest Match. The match will be 50 yards on the standard IBS 50 yard target featuring 4 sighter bulls and 25 scoring bulls. As many sighters may be shot as needed and one shot on each scoring bull, all within the 25 minute time limit. There is now a Youth Class. See the Home Page for more information.


Fourth Saturday Matches:

     - Family & Friends .22LR Silhouette Match is held from January through October. January and February matches are shot later in the day due to cold morning temperatures. See the Home Page for match times. Beginning in March, the match will begin at 10:00 AM on the upper range. The range will open at 9:00 AM for practice and sighting in of rifles. Please bring drinks to keep yourself hydrated. To see  detailed information regarding rules and equipment, click HERE!      


2023 TACTICAL SHOOTING MATCHES: A list of dates and type of tactical shooting matches to be held for the 2023 calendar year are listed below. Each match will be somewhat different so details will be posted on the Home Page prior to the next upcoming match. Questions and inquiries should be directed to Bob Stringer at (478) 919-4727. Bob is the Match Director. Expect some flexibility in the match schedule due to the Director's varying work commitment. All changes will be posted as quickly as possible so be sure to check the Home Page and here for current information.

This is a tentative schedule for 2023. Changes to this schedule will be posted as necessary so please check back frequently or contact Bob Stringer for updates.

18 Mar - .22 Rimfire Pistol

15 Apr - Pistol Caliber Carbine

20 May - Revolver/Pistol

17 Jun - 2 Gun (Pistol & Rifle)

15 Jul - Centerfire Rifle

19 Aug - 2 Gun (.22 Rifle & Pistol)

16 Sep - Revolver (Comer Butler Memorial Match)

21 Oct - Rifle Match

18 Nov - 3 Gun

Match Director is Bob Stringer
106 Hillridge Drive
Warner Robins, GA 31088
(478) 919-4727











Class HC - Jan Jan Total HC - Feb Feb Total HC - Mar Mar Total HC - Apr Apr Total HC - May May Total HC - Jun Jun Total HC - Jul Jul Total HC Sep Sep Total Oct
Chelsea Ledrick 1A                                  
Sierra Englehart 1A                                  
Ethan Kinser 1A 5 39                              
Darren Heisterkamp 1A 4 42+ 4 43+         2 40+ 4 42+ 5 41      
Christain Ledrick 1A 5 43* 4 44*                          
Chelsea Ledrick 1A     4 37                          
Logan Ekstrom 1A 4 37         4 43* 1 39 5 43* 4 41+      
Grayson Ekstrom 1A 38         3 41+ 4 43* 4 41 4 44*      
Christain Ledrick 1                                  
 Gus Carter 1     0 21*     0 10*   12+   12 12 35*      
Jason Gall 1                 0 14*              
Caitlyn Holland 1                                  
Ella Schultz 2A                       DNF          
Hunter Rushing 2A                                  
Suzannah Cummings 2A                                  
Sierra Englehart 2A - 17*                              
Abbey Heisterkamp 2A                                  
Cora Heisterkamp 2A                                  
Sierra Englehart 2                                  
Abby Heisterkamp 2                                  
Adri Jordan 2                                  
Josh Caryer 3                                  
 Johnny Collins 3                                  
John Holland 3                                  
Dave Witte 3                                  

(Class 1 Competes Separately. Classes 2 Through 5 Compete Together. TT = Total Targets, HC = Handicap, AV = Average, MW = Match Winner, * = Class Winner,  + = Second,  # = Third, IS = Iron Sights)




250 - 25X is the highest possible score.

(I.B.S. 100, 200 & 300 Yard Targets are used)

Shooter 7 Jan 100 Yds 18 Feb 200 Yds 6 May  100 Yds 20 May  200 Yds 3 Jun   100 Yds 17 Jun  200 Yds 1  Jul  100 Yds 15 Jul 200 Yds 5 Aug  100 Yds 2 Sep    100 Yds                    
Dave Witte     245-6X+(V)                                  
Larry Warren   242-1X+ (HV) 248-16X+ (HV) 248-5X+  (HV) 250-14X (HV) 246-1X* (HV)   DNF                        
Walker Smith 240-7X+ (V) 225-1X (V) 232-2X  (V) DNF  (V) 217-4X* (V) 226-0X* (V) 242-0X+ (V) 216-0X + (V) 233-3X * (V) 232-2X+ (V)                    
Butch Bennett DNF             231-2X + (HV) 247-12X (HV)                      
Tom Magerkurth 249-20X* (HV) 247-5X* (HV) 250-16X* (HV) 249-12X* (HV) 250-14X (HV)     248-5X * (HV) 250-18X+ (HV) 250-17X* (HV)                    
Landon McKinney        
Alan Padgett   239-2X (HV)     250-20X* (HV)   250-20X* (HV)   250-19X* (HV) 250-14X+ (HV)                    
Tom Andorfer                                        
 Blake Reid                            
 Eddie Royal                                        
Ricky Williams 246-6X* (V) 240-3X* (V) 250-9X*  (V) 243-4X*  (V)   239-0X+ (HV) 243-5X* (V) 220-0X * (V)   245-7X* (V)                    
Pep Newberry                                        

(* = Winner, + = Second)(S = Standard, H = Hunter, V = Varmint, Y = Youth)



250 - 25X is the highest possible score.  Club Record is 250-23X Shot by Alan Padgett on 1 July, 2023

(I.B.S. 50 Yard Targets are used. All Matches Are Shot At 50 Yards)

Shooter Class 7 Jan 21 Jan 4 Feb 18 Feb 4 Mar 15 Apr -  2 Targets 6 May 20 May - 2 Targets 3 Jun 17 Jun - 2 Targets 1 Jul 15 Jul - 2 Targets 5 Aug 19 Aug 2 Sep 16 Sep            
Bennett, Butch C 247-11X   DNF 245-9X 244-8X   243-5X         487-17X 250-9X   246-6X            
Calhoun, Jeremy C         238-5X     499-21X                          
Heisterkamp, Darren C   250-7X     249-8X   245-5X       250-9X   250-12X   250-9X            
Heisterkamp, Jason C 250-11X+ 250-13X+ 247-12X   248-14X   245-8X 498-23X     249-13X   249-10X   250-12X+ 248-4X            
Magerkurth, Tom C 250-13X*   250-14X* 249-13X* 240-9X 500-20X* CA 249-8X 499-24X 246-7X     491-10X DNF 493-11X 250-12X 248-9X            
Newberry, Pep C 250-11X 249-11X 248-10X 249-7X 246-8X 498-22X 249-8X 498-20X 248-12X 497-11X 244-7X 492-13X     248-10X 250-13X+            
Padgett, Alan C   250-12X   249-5X 249-13X+       250-16X* 500-25X 250-23X* Club Record 499-29X+ 249-12X 499-31X 250-16X* 250-16X*            
Reid, Blake C                                          
Ross, Allen C 249-11X 250-11X 250-14X+ 248-6X 250-16X* 499-18X+ 250-11X* 498-23X 250-8X 500-27X+ 250-15X+ 500-28X* 250-19X* 500-32X* 250-11X 248-12X            
Smith, Walker C 250-7X S 250-15X* S 247-6X S 249-12X+  S 248-7X S 489-13X S 248-12X S 500-21X*  S 250-14X+ S 500-29X*  S 249-7X    S 499-22X S 250-13X+ S 500-24X+    S 247-13X S-R 249-9X S-R
Warren, Larry C       245-10X   494-12X 242-3X 500-20X+ 242-5X 474-7X 242-3X DNF 247-6X                
Williams, Ricky C     250-5X+ 499-30X 250-12X 248-9X (1 Tgt) 250-9X 494-16X   250-10X  
Witte, Dave C             249-9X                            

* = 1st Place, + = Second     C = Custom, S = Sporter   /2 = 2nd Score, Doesn't Count



Shooter 15 Apr PCC 20 May Revolver/Pistol 17 Jun  CF Rifle & Pistol 15 July  CF Rifle 19 Aug  .22 Rifle & Pistol 16 Sep - Comer Butler memorial Rev/Semi-Auto          
Adams, Jay     364.93 A              
Allen, Patrick       87.28 3rd A   103.71 1st AS          
Banks, Anderson                    
Banks, Randy   175.73 R 187.36 3rd S   195.61 S 202.08 3rd SR          
Banks, Rebecca   236.30 S     310.69 A 210.12 AS          
Beckham, Patrick     113.88 2nd A              
Bedgood, Jeremie                    
Berrier, Chris                    
Bibbs, Keisha                    
Bowker, Brandon                    
Bowker, David                    
Brackett, Mason                    
Brooks, James 124.21 3rd SS
Butler, Comer DNF - S         50.00 MW          
Campbell, John                    
Carnes, Brian     220.57 A              
Cary, Zak     152.59 A              
Caryer, Josh 190.51 - Y                  
Claiborne, Ari                    
Cheek, Ben                    
Godbee, Trey                    
Collins, James     171.65 A 113.38 A            
Collins, Richard                    
Combee, Toby                    
Cox, Bill 161.82 - S 106.08 S 232.91 S 162.98 S 190.78 S 158.89 SS          
Davis, John 181.64 - Y 106.25 S 174.28 A 97.39 A            
Doan, Aaron                    
Dunn, Don 269.50 SS
Floyd, Austin                    
Floyd, Joey                    
Forbes, Cruz                    
Ford, Leo                    
Gall, Jason   204.04 S                
Garcia, Roman                    
Gibson, Ben         201.37 A          
Godbee, Trey                    
Gray, Al       125.98 A 191.47 A 127.81 AS          
Guest, Beth                    
Guest, Lance     101.24 1st A 80.90 2nd A 144.26 2nd A          
Ham, Harold 191.27 - S 147.06  1st R 271.03 S 160.45 S 191.10 S 188.54 2nd SR          
Harmon, Shane 281.14 AS
Harrington, Silas                    
Harris, Jason       131.90 A            
Hartley, Wyatt                    
Harvell, Chuck                    
Henning, Michael       129.38 A            
Holcomb, Glenn                    
Holcomb, Vince 215.98 SS
Holdahl, Bob 213.03 SS
Hough, Keith       80.03 MW A            
Husted, Mark                    
Hyatt, Drew 147.19 AS
Jackson, C J     DQ  A              
Jin, Ted                    
Johnson, A J                    
Layson, Carlos 172.35 - S   187.13 2nd S   158.25 3rd S          
Lebrun, Philippe                    
Lockhart, Darren                    
Lockhart, David 160.94 - S 342.14 R S/L 202.94 S 133.88 S 182.40 S 232.16 SS          
Lockhart, Radar 188.64 - S 279.89 2nd R S/L 248.04 S 205.35 S 161.05 S 348.09 SR          
Lucero, George           125.87 SS          
Luther, George                    
McCall, Roland 169.06 SS
McCulough, Billy 385.77 SR
McDonald, Jeff 157.29 3rd - S     193.66 S   203.62 SS          
McDougle, Lance                    
Miller, Cole   76.63  1st S 166.62 A 150.51 A            
Minshew, Mike 176.30 - Y     108.64 A 230.27 A 384.93 AR          
Norris, Lucas 230.58 AS
Norris, Megan 330.60 AS
Ogburn, Zim                    
Old Bob                    
Parker, Lee 268.46 AS
Patel, Ravi                    
Phifer, Ricky Sr   236.31 R 287.24 S 156.02 S 218.62 S DNF SR          
Phifer, Ricky Jr   204.05 R 238.63 A   215.05 A 318.49 AR          
Rhoad, Dallas     221.96 A              
Pless, Alan                    
Pless, Jonathan 103.19 MW - Y                  
Ray, Bill                    
Register, Bryson                    
Register, Rick                    
Sadoon, Matt                    
Sellers, Ricky 127.84 2nd - S 155.40  2nd R 155.57 1st S 119.59 S 103.83 S MW 159.89 1st SR          
Sharbel, Kelly                    
Sirmans, Curtis Jr   86.82  2nd S       117.86 2nd AS          
Southard, Bob 160.94 - S 297.17 3rd R S/L 243.89 S 167.46 S 212.07 S 347.63 AR          
Statham, Cliff                    
Stokes, Kimbel   210.32 S       525.06 SR          
Stringer, Bill   434.80 R S/L                
Stringer, Bob 167.60 - S 205,92  1st R S/L 327.61 S 184.63 S 158.84 S 336.18 SR
217.23 SS
Tardif, Thomas     203.03 A              
Terry, Tristan                    
Tolbert, Joshua 161.28 - Y 147.18 S 193.48 A 162.20 A            
Turner, Kyle                    
Walker, Kyle                    
Wallace, Lance                    
Weimer, Cody     130.81 3rd A              
Wells, Jeff                    
Wolfe, John   159.43  3rd R                
Wood, Cale   97.15  3rd S 154.44 A 218.71 A            

* = Class Winner, + = 2nd Place, # = 3rd Place, MW = Match Winner, RO = Range Officer



Unless Otherwise Stated, All Matches Are Shot On The IBS 50 Yard Target

Club record is co-held by Alan Padgett & Allen Ross with a score of 500-32X. Pep Newberry is third with a score of 500-30X

500 Club!  11: Alan Padgett  10: Allen Ross  7: Pep Newberry  3: Walker Smith  2: Dave Witte, Tom Magerkurth  1: Ricky Williams

Shooter 5 Jan 11 Jan 18 Jan 28 Jan 3 Feb 9 Feb 16 Feb 24 Feb 1 Mar 9 Mar 16 Mar 22 Mar 30 Mar 6 Apr 12 Apr 20 Apr 25 Apr 4 May 11 May 17 May 25 May 1  Jun 9  Jun 23 Jun 29 Jun 6   Jul 13 Jul 20 Jul 27 Jul 3 Aug 10 Aug 17 Aug 24 Aug 31 Aug 7 Sep 14 Sep  
Bennett, Butch                                                           491-13X            
Roudil, Bruno                 419-6X 477-11X 466-6X         491-11X 482-9X           491-13X   467-7X 489-13X 488-7X 488-14X 463-6X 475-8X 489-8X 492-10X 477-14X 488-13X 491-6X  
Andorfer, Brian       490-11X                                                                
Magerkurth, Tom 484-5X 493-11X     496-25X 488-6X 488-11X 498-23X 495-18X DNF     495-19X   499-16X     499-23X+     500-19X* 488-14X 494-17X     498-12X   486-14X   493-10X   491-12X   494-17X 492-17X 495-14X  
Miller, Darrell                     489-9X                                                  
Andorfer, Tom      499-21X DNC 493-19X                                                                
Newberry, Pep 494-19X   497-21X 500-30X* 497-23X 484-11X   500-24X+ DNF 498-20X* 496-20X   500-23X*   499-19X+ 499-19X 499-22X   498-28X 500-20X+ 493-20X 497-23X+ 498-22X     498-22X 500-24X+ 496-25X 493-9X         490-12X 494-16X  
Padgett, Alan 500-17X* 496-20X* 498-23X* DNF 500-28X* 494-20X* 494-17X+ 499-29X 496-20X 496-26X 499-20X*   498-23X 491-17X               470-18X 500-28X* 499-33X* 500-28X* 499-30X* 500-30X* 498-19X+   500-21X*   500-32X* 498-26X+ 497-28X+ 500-26X+ 500-30X*  
Ross, Allen 498-21X+ 494-10X+ 497-19X 499-19X+ 499-26X+ 493-16X+ 498-14X* 500-31X* 499-17X* 495-23X 498-23X+ 499-27X+ 499-22X+ 499-23X* 500-26X* 500-27X* 499-22X+ 500-28X* 499-28X*   499-26X 496-21X 499-26X+ 499-22X+ 499-29X+ 498-26X 500-21X 498-24X* 499-24X* 497-23X   499-27X+ 500-32X* 494-25X 500-32X* 498-28X  
Smith, Walker 490-14X S 487-15X B 498-17X+ U 495-25X U 497-20X U 478-7X U 492-13X U 494-16X U 498-22X+ A 498-19X+ A 463-7X HR 490-11X A 497-23X A 496-21X+ A 489-9X  S 495-17X  B 499-16X  S 496-19X S 499-23X+  S 499-21X  S 492-11X  S 497-13X  S 499-19X A 498-23X  A 498-11X A 498-22X A 497-20X A   496-20X+ A 497-24X+ B 498-19X* B 498-12X  B 495-19X  A 497-28X*  B 496-24X B 499-23X+ B  
Stafford, Richard                                                                        
Lamar, Tom 484-10X   496-13X 490-5X                     497-19X 493-19X   494-20X           494-17X     485-16X 490-14X             494-17X  
Williams, Ricky           DNF 474-3X     497-18X 489-9X         495-18X 495-13X   498-26X   499-27X+ 500-24X* 499-25X DNF 495-18X   489-12X       498-17X+   498-13X  A 492-18X 499-21X  
Witte, Dave 494-14X         493-15X   494-19X 492-18X   496-20X 500-24X* 499-18X     499-23X+ 499-27X*     500-25X*   497-10X 499-19X   496-15X 495-20X     495-22X     497-18X        
Stringer, Bob           443-3X       475-10X 480-3X   494-15X 485-13X       482-12X     487-13X 496-20X 489-15X   488-10X 492-13X 492-11X     485-13X 486-12X 480-11X        
Cox, Bill II                                                                        
Holland, Johnny             DNF                                                          
Warren, Larry               487-6X     490-12X 494-17X 495-17X 478-9X       494-19X 489-12X     497-15X       499-17X+                    
Wayne, Jody   489-11X         488-21X                                                          
McKinley, Landon                                                                        

* = Winner   += 2nd    Y= Youth


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