Sedbergh Shooting team travelled to Altcar ranges this weekend and competed in the North West championships, winning the title North West Skill at Arms Champions for 2016.

The team was the highest scoring from over 40 teams that competed, beating the closest opposition by 100 points.

Sedbergh won the defence match and the advance to contact match. Charlie Cowen won the individual defence match with Will Ross placed second, out of 160 cadets Harry welch was third in the advance and reorganisation individual.

Freddie Cade was placed third in the cadet champion at arms with Will Ross second overall in the competition; Will was also third in the advance to contact individual and Charlie Cowen and Will Ross were placed second in the cadet pairs competition.

Charlie Cowen, Will Ross, Freddie Cade and Harry Welsh received medals in today’s assembly.

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