Juniors shoot FOR FREE in NRA Registered matches
CJRPC, Lake Island, SCFGPA, Square Circle and CRRC!
for match signup details!)
Junior Bullseye Newsletter started by John Gunn III
2013-14 Editor, Mary Badiak -
click here to read previous issues
- Check out the CMP Junior
Newsletter "On the Mark"
SCHOLARSHIPS for High School Seniors!!
deadline - end of AUGUST) - Juan won 2nd place
in 2015 - Trevor and Matt M. both won 1st place in 2016!
Tyler N won 1st
place in 2017!
CMP (application deadline - beginning of MARCH)
- Michael B won in 2014, Juan won in 2015!!
NJ JUNIOR PISTOL LEAGUES:
1- Somerset Junior Pistol League: SCFGPA -
Milltown Rd., Bridgewater
NEW SCHEDULE (2 relays!) - EVERY MONDAY 6:30-8
and 8-9:30 PM!
New shooters are welcomed - Contact
2- CRRC Junior Pistol League:
213 Princeton Hightstown Rd, Princeton Jnctn, NJ 08550
3- Junior Bullseye
League at CJRPC -
168 S Stump Tavern Rd.,
Thursdays at ~ 7 PM
from April thru September (after
CJ 900 League)
- Thursdays at 6 PM from October thru March!
Rich Bogath for further information!
This league was started by Mike Westock,
who ran it from 2008 thru OD season 2015!
NJ Junior Pistol "History"
In 2003 New Jersey brought a 4 shooter Junior Team to the
National Matches at Camp Perry!
The Junior 4-member Service Pistol Team took first place that year!
In 2004 John Gemmill launched an extra effort to bring more juniors to the
Old Bridge Junior Bullseye Clinic 2004
John instituted the policy that juniors
shoot FOR FREE at his NRA Registered matches in NJ!
He was very proud of our future generation of champions on
the firing line!
(There would be no junior bullseye in NJ if not for John
NJ again brought a full 4-member Junior team to Camp
Perry in 2005...and every year since
- in 2016 we brought TWO TEAMS for the 1st
National Indoor Team Records 2005
National Indoor Team
JUNIOR-ONLY NRA REGISTERED MATCH 2012
SSUSA write-up Nov.
JUNIOR-ONLY NRA REGISTERED OUTDOOR MATCH 2012
Indoor Junior Team Records 2013 and again in
2014 and again in
2015 and again in
2016 and again in
Outdoor Short Course Junior Team Records 2013 and again in
2014 and again in
Michael B Soklaski, age 15 (left, above) set his first individual Indoor Junior National Record
Fire at 25 yards in 2012 (see match details)!
- He broke his own record TWICE more, latest at age 17 (right, above) at
MORE individual Indoor National Junior records set by Michael B:
|.45 cal Rapid Fire at 25 yds
|.22 cal Timed Fire at 25 yds. (co-holder)
|.22 cal. Aggregate at 25 yds.
Michael got a scholarship to shoot pistol for OSU in 2014!
Michael, front and center with Free pistol, Senior year in 2018 (OSU Pistol
Team, National Collegiate Champions!)
here for updates on
the OSU pistol team!
Kimberly Hullings, age 16 (above), NJ State Indoor Junior Champion for
2008 (see match details)
Kim got a scholarship to shoot pistol for Ohio State University in 2010!
Thanks for past support from Junior Pistol Shooters of America
donated 100 rounds of SKJagd match ammo
to EACH of our 20 Junior
competitors at NJ's first JUNIOR ONLY NRA Registered Pistol Match,
PLUS a full
BRICK to each the top male and female!
lent a gun box with spotting
scope to new CJ Junior Cody N!!
sponsored a pair of dedicated
(including eye exam for the prescription) for NJ's Kim Hullings
New Jersey Firearms Academy
174 Danforth Ave., Jersey City,
Kids from 8 to 18 can attend any of our Basic courses (Pistol, Rifle, Shotgun)
when accompanied by a parent. The parent pays for the course and can bring
up to 2 youth.
BOGIE FIREARMS ACADEMY
NJ Law regarding Juniors:
link to code cited below
Possession of firearms by minors; exceptions
a. No person under the age of 18 years shall purchase, barter or otherwise
acquire a firearm and no person under the age of 21 years shall purchase, barter
or otherwise acquire a handgun, unless the person is authorized to possess the
handgun in connection with the performance of official duties under the
provisions of N.J.S.2C:39-6.
person under the age of 18 years shall possess, carry, fire or use a firearm
except as provided under paragraphs (1), (2), (3) and (4) of this subsection;
and, unless authorized in connection with the performance of official duties
under the provisions of N.J.S.2C:39-6, no person under the age of 21 years shall
possess, carry, fire or use a handgun except under the following circumstances:
the actual presence or under the direct supervision of his father, mother or
guardian, or some other person who holds a permit to carry a handgun or a
firearms purchaser identification card, as the case may be; or
the purpose of military drill under the auspices of a legally recognized
military organization and under competent supervision; or
the purpose of competition or target practice in and upon a firing range
approved by the governing body of the municipality in which the range is located
or the National Rifle Association and which is under competent supervision at
the time of such supervision or target practice or instruction and training at
any location; or
the purpose of hunting during the regularly designated hunting season, provided
that he possesses a valid hunting license and has successfully completed a
hunter's safety course taught by a qualified instructor or conservation officer
and possesses a certificate indicating the successful completion of such a
person who violates this section shall be guilty of a crime of the fourth
degree. For purposes of this section the fact that the act would not constitute
a crime if committed by an adult shall not be deemed to prohibit or require
waiver of family court jurisdiction pursuant to N.J.S.2C:4-11 or to preclude a
finding of delinquency under the "New Jersey Code of Juvenile Justice,"
P.L.1982, c.77 (C.2A:4A-20 et seq.), P.L.1982, c.79 (C.2A:4A-60 et seq.),
P.L.1982, c.80 (C.2A:4A-76 et seq.) and P.L.1982, c.81 (C.2A:4A-70 et seq.).
amended 1980, c.52; 2000, c.145, s.3.