By Kyle Jillson | July 24 2009 12:15

For the three children of the Banks family in Hueytown, Alabama, their love of the shooting sports has taken them across the country while stacking up numerous medals and honors in many competitions. Their next stop is Camp Perry.

Sports shooting a family affair for Hueytown, Alabama siblings

Mary Ann Banks said she grew tired of watching her younger brother Jordan practicing his marksmanship, so she decided to take up competitive shooting as well.

Jordan was 10 at the time and had been taking safety courses at the Magic City Gun Club in Pinson at the urging of his father.

"Once I started shooting, I completely fell in love with it," said Mary Ann Banks, who was 12 when she started shooting competitively.

Younger sister Sarah soon followed in her siblings' footsteps, taking up competitive shooting at age 9.

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