Bethel Schools Win Gold at National Archery Tournament

Bethel Schools won gold in the state archery tournament last week. Teams competed in two competitions: bullseye, where athletes shoot at circular targets, and 3D, where they shoot at foam animals.

In the bullseye competition, Gladys Jung placed first in the elementary team division. Bethel Regional High School placed first in the high school division and Bethel placed second in the middle school division.

In the individual high school competition, Bethel Regional High School archer Jordan Wheeler placed first overall in the girls’ division and Luke Snow placed first overall in the boys’ division. Kiley Twito placed second overall in the girls division and Ellis Johnson placed second overall in the boys division.

In the 3D competition, Gladys Jung placed first in the elementary tag team division. Bethel placed second in the middle school division and Bethel Regional High School placed second in the high school division.

In the elementary school individual competition, archer Glady Jung Madasyn Evans placed first overall in the girls’ division and Kody Henderson placed first overall in the boys’ division. For the high school individual competition, Bethel Regional High School archer Jordan Wheeler placed second overall in the girls division and Ellis Johnson placed second overall in the boys division.

Bethel teams will compete in the Western National Archery Tournament in Salt Lake City, Utah, April 29-30.

Earnest A. Martinez