The Northeast has the top five positions in the Crosman National Field Target Series. Hans Apelles of Somers, NY leads all rifle shooters with 256 points, all done with a Crosman 1720T pistol fitted with the shoulder stock that comes with the airgun. Craig Evans of Bethlehem, PA shoots the same gun in its standard configuration and leads the pistol competition with 200 points.
Changes might also be forthcoming to Camp Perry in 2017 as CMP evaluates the use of electronic targets. Should CMP decide to install electronic targets at Camp Perry, all championships will utilize those targets and all paper targets will be discontinued. This is a monumental change that is welcomed by some and not by others.
There will be a delay in the change in the classification system for Silhouette competition. This is due to a delay in the upgrading of the NRA web site that was to coincide with this change to make it all flow together seamlessly. It will likely be 2017 before such changes move forward.