By Lars Dalseide | March 2 2015 13:41

California paper shares the story of discipline & fun found in rifle team

12-year-old Elijah Morton reloads his weapon at a February practice for the Yolo Sportsmen’s Association junior rifle team. Wayne Tilcock/ Enterprise photo
12-year-old Elijah Morton reloads his weapon at a February practice for the Yolo Sportsmen’s Association junior rifle team. Wayne Tilcock/ Enterprise photo
Savannah Holmes of California's Davis Enterprise shares the story of the Yolo Sportsmen’s Association junior rifle team ...
Rifle Team has a blast with competitive shooting
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The muzzle of the gun is pointed straight ahead at the targets — 11, 13, 15, 17. Those are not the distances in yards to the target, but the ages of the kids holding the guns.

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