The Scholastic Action Shooting Program (SASP) state match in Arizona was held March 31, 2018 at the Pima Pistol Club in Tucson.
Team Baden-Powell was the 4th SASP team to form in Arizona so they had the honor of hosting the 4th State match. They were responsible for communicating with the Arizona teams, communicating with the home range, organizing registration, recruiting RO’s and managing the scoring for all the athletes that participated. This Venture Crew team is composed of Scouts from the Catalina Council Boy Scouts of America. This shooting team was formed three years ago and has great support from the Council and from the local community.
Arizona has currently has 5 SASP teams; Kingman, Casa Grande and three teams in Tucson.
Attendance at this state match was up 50% from 32 athletes in 2017 to 51 athletes participating in 2018. Entries across all disciplines was up 35% from 60 in 2017 to 81 in 2018.