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Molalla and Canby were well-represented at this year's state high school clay target competition

High school athletes and teams representing schools from across the state, including Canby and Molalla shooters, participated at the 2021 Oregon State High School Clay Target League State Tournament, held at the Hillsboro Trap and Skeet Club June 26-27.

Molalla's Cody Hepler had a good weekend, nailing a third place finish in the varsity High Gun Male category. He would also wind up third in the overall state rankings.

FILE PHOTO - Shooters from Canby and Molalla high schools competed in the state trap shooting championships recently.

Hepler's performance led a solid showing from the Molalla squad that competed, propelling them to a fourth place finish with 458 total points. Canby would finish with 446 points, good enough for ninth.

A highlight for the Cougars was the shooting of McKenzie Peck, who won the novice High Gun Female competition, as well as the overall title.

Here's a look at the shooting highlights:

Team scores: Molalla (4th) – 458. Canby (9th) – 446.

High gun (Varsity) – Male

Cody Hepler (3rd), Molalla

Michael Kyllo (T26th), Molalla

Tate Driver (T26th), Canby

Ayden Griesenauer (T26th), canby

High gun (Varsity) – Female

Maison Sorenson (2nd), Molalla

Hailey McClaugherty (3rd), Canby

Hannah Jones (T6th), Molalla

Rylie Sullivan (10th), Canby

High gun (Varsity) – overall

Cody Hepler (3rd), Molalla

Derek Merten (T17th), Molalla

Maison Sorenson (T27th), Molalla

Michael Kyllo (T27th), Molalla

Tate Driver (T27th), Canby

Ayden Griesenauer, (T27th), Canby

High gun (novice) – Male

Eli Corless (7th), Molalla

Paul Johnstone (8th), Canby

Zackery Peck, (13th), Canby

Landon Chinn (14th), Canby

Keegan Billingslea (15th), Canby.

High gun (Novice) – Female

McKenzie Peck (1st), Canby

Olivia Ehleringer (3rd), Molalla

High gun (novice) – Overall

MacKenzie Peck (T1), Canby

Eli Corless (8th), Molalla

Paul Johnstone (9th), Canby

Olivia Ehleringer (14th), Molalla

High gun JV – Male

Keegan Hill (14th), Canby

Noah McBride (T20th), Molalla

Kyle Winningham (23rd), Molalla

Michael Colvin (T24th), Molalla

High gun JV – Female

Emily Rountree (9th), Molalla

Ashlynn Bridgeman (T12th), Canby

Cooper Sorenson (14th), Molalla

Ksenna, Dalrymple (17th), Canby

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