Archery teams from Stark-Billings, Burleigh and McLean counties were awarded first place in their age and bow style division at the North Dakota State 4-H Archery Championships held at the North Dakota 4-H Camp near Washburn.

Senior archers were required to participate in 3-D and a half-field round of National Field Archery Association archery. The individuals’ cumulative scores of the two events qualified the top four archers for the 2021 4-H National Shooting Sports Championships in Grand Island, Neb.

The four top qualifying seniors to represent North Dakota in the 2021 National Championships are:

  • First - Taik Larsen, Stark-Billings County, with a score of 270 in 3-D and 187 in field archery
  • Second - Brennan Weiderrich, LaMoure County, with a score of 263 in 3-D and 189 in field archery
  • Third - Rylee Suhr, Griggs County, with a score of 230 in 3-D and 170 in field archery
  • Fourth - Tyler Brusseau, Stark-Billings County, with a score of 218 in 3-D and 169 in field archery.

In the beginner freestyle division of the World Federation match, the top archer was Walker Miller of Dickey County, with a score of 255.