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5 Lincoln archery teams going to state

More than 6,500 student archers from across the state are expected to take aim March 29 at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center in Louisville as one of the largest school archery tournaments in the country kicks off.

The 2018 National Archery in the Schools Program (NASP) tournament, which will take place March 29-31, brings together participants in the fourth through 12th grade to showcase their skills.

And for the first time, Lincoln County High School, Lincoln County Middle Schol and Highland, Stanford and Waynesburg Elementaries will be competing together at the state level.

On Friday, March 30, Stanford Elementary, Highland Elementary, and Waynesburg Elementary will be shooting the standard archery tournament. The high school will be competing in 3D Challenge completion that day in Louisville as well.

On Saturday, March 31, the high school and middle school will be competing in regular state competition.

The Lincoln teams are:

Highland Elementary
Huner Atkins, Makenna Berry, Riley Carrier, Alissa Crawley, Bailee Hubble, Rubi Mullins, Shelbie Perry, Gage Phillips, Kinsley Reed, Bella Snyder, Emma Stephens, Trevor Vest and Ashlynn Wooton.

Stanford Elementary
Khira Board, Cole Bourne, Gavin Campbell, Jonah Collins, Reed Curlis, Catrina Ernst, Grady Foster, Robert Gooch, Nolan Hamm, Kerynna Jarman, Michaela Jones, Emerson Lynn, Zachary McElfresh, Cadence McFerron, Ethan Miller, Rylee Mullins, Ethan Murphy, Aiden Pike, Dalton Potts, Landon Rowland, Kash Smith, Shelby Smith, Baylea Snow and Hunter Stafford.

Waynesburg Elementary
Jordan Carter, Andrew Cash, Lily Denny, Colton Hodge, AnnaGrace Kirkpatrick, Hayden Lane, Leighla Moor, Matthew Taylor and Avery Wesley.

Lincoln Co. Middle
Alexis Adams, Sarah Adkins, Shelby Ashley, Sallie Cain, Jae Cox, Kathryn Davis, Jimmy Deatherage, Olivia Denny, Maggie Griffin, Chaney Hagan, Emily Harrington, Philip Lane, Logan Lawson, Katie Martin, Logan Martin, Pascha Mullins, Nathan Parrett, Emmalee Patterson, Alideya Paul, Kalyn Peek, Peyton Pleasants, Evva Price, Jacob Shuler, and Leevi Warren.

Lincoln Co. High
Gentry Cain, Madelyn Clarkson, Hunter Cornelius, Allissa Doss, Sierra Downey, Madelynn Durham, Gavin Fowler, Brooklyn Garrett, Mason Gastineau, Dawn Gingrass, Levi Henderson, Jacob Holtzclaw, John Hughes, Kira Lewis, Roby Mullins, Lily Nunemaker, Lindsey Phillips, Jennifer Radcliff, Garrett Robertson, Mckenzie Settles, Emily Shaddox, James Shaddox, Lucy Singleton, Jacob Summers and Taylor Wesley.