PHOTO GALLERY: Archers practice at Powder Horn Guns & Sporting
August 20, 2012 | 10:58 p.m. CDT
Archers, including some from MU's archery club, practiced shooting bows Monday at Powder Horn Guns & Sporting.
Thomas Gardner shoots a recurve bow during the MU archery club's practice Monday at Powder Horn Guns & Sporting. Gardner joined the archery club less than a year ago with no previous experience.
Mike Herbst threads a bow during an MU archery club practice Monday at Powder Horn Guns & Sporting. Herbst spent a lot of time in a bow shop in Salem as a child and has been working on bows for six years.
Members of the MU archery club practice Monday at Powder Horn Guns & Sporting. MU's club has been eligible to shoot collegiately for two years and has since competed in three collegiate events. During the spring, the club attends local tournaments nearly every weekend.
From left, Jacob Spurgeon and Jamie Vaughn practice archery Monday at Powder Horn Guns & Sporting. Spurgeon is a member of the MU archery club, which will host the U.S. Collegiate Archery 3D Nationals tournament from Oct. 19 to 21. Vaughn is a junior at Rock Bridge High School and plans to attend MU and join MU's archery club.