(Accokeek, MD) Team Beretta shooters recently achieved 8 podium honors in 5 different events at last week’s 2019 Texas State Championship at the NSCA Headquarters in San Antonio, TX.
Team Beretta members in attendance at this competition included Desirae Edmunds, Dominic Gross, and Zachary Kienbaum.
Edmunds, who shoots with a Beretta DT11 L, secured a ladies champion podium honor in the main event with a score of 175 out of 200 targets, besting her nearest competitor by 3 targets. She also topped the podium in the ladies Super Sporting event with a score of 92 targets out of 100.
Additionally, Edmunds also brought home a ladies runner-up and third-place finish in the preliminary and 5-Stand events with scores of 89/100 and 90/100, respectively.
Gross, a junior Team Beretta shooter, won a runner-up junior podium finish in the main event with a score of 187 out of 200 targets, after a close shoot-off with the first-place finisher. He won an additional runner-up title in the 5-Stand junior event with a score of 91 out 100 targets.
Kienbaum, who shoots with a standard Beretta DT11, achieved a champion podium honor and a runner-up podium finish in the Adios Cup and Super Sporting events with scores of 98/100 and 95/100, respectively.
Team Beretta shooters will continue their season at the upcoming 2019 ISSF World Cup in Changwon, South Korea from May 7-18 and the 2019 U.S. Open at M&M Hunting Preserve in Pennsville, NJ from May 12-19.
Team Beretta, founded in the early 1980s, is a team of professional shooters of various ages and experience that compete as Brand Ambassadors for Beretta USA in the fields of trap, skeet, sporting clay, pistol, 3-gun, and precision long range competitive shooting. Since 1977, Beretta has led the way in all forms of competitive shooting sports and continues to strive for excellence. During the 2016 Olympic Games, Team Beretta shooters took ten out of the possible fifteen podiums in trap, double trap, and skeet shooting events. Team Beretta shooters not only compete at the highest professional levels as well as at national and regional competitions, but they also mentor and train future competitors.
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Beretta, established in 1526, is the oldest industrial dynasty in the world tracing its roots through 15 generations of continuous family ownership. Firearms bearing the Beretta name have been sold for almost 500 years. Beretta USA Corp. was founded in 1977 and supplies the standard sidearm to the U.S. Armed Forces. Today, Beretta manufactures, distributes, and markets a complete line of firearms, accessories, and apparel. Beretta also owns and operates six retail Beretta Gallery stores worldwide. For additional information, visit www.Beretta.com.