Sedalia, MO – Lapua, world-renowned for producing the finest cartridge cases, bullets, and ammunition, is pleased to announce Team Lapua’s Maddisyn (Maddi) Reed has become the highest-ranking Junior shooter in the history of the American Rimfire Association’s Hall of Fame.
Reed finished 3rd out of 763 competitors in the 2021 season and achieved gold status in the Hall of Fame. Reed also holds the “highest-ranking junior competitor finish on the overall Aline” and the record for the “greatest number of perfect outdoor targets shot by a junior competitor” by shooting two certified perfect 2500 targets. Reed continued her 2021 success with the following accolades:
- 3rd place ARA Unlimited Aline
- 9th place ARA Unlimited Agg-Line
- Junior Unlimited Aline and Agg-Line Champion
- 9th Overall finish ARA National Tournament (4th Top 10 overall National finish)
- Junior National Tournament Champion (5th Junior National Championship)
- Kentucky State Tournament Champion
- 2nd Place Arkansas State Tournament
- 2nd Place Area 1 Tournament
- 2nd Place Area 3 Tournament
- 2nd Place Area 4 Tournament
With the conclusion of her junior career, Reed will kick off the 2022 season as a “senior” competitor in ARA and as Match Director for the new range in Holts Summit, MO. The new range, built by Reed and her father, is a 50-yard range with twenty benches and will start holding matches this June.
Reed commented, “The range has been a great new adventure for us to take on, and I love that I am able to go straight into being both a Senior competitor and match director. The range is a way for me to continually be involved and connected with ARA. It has been such a blessing over the years that so much love has been poured into me through these events and by the people I compete with who have become my family, that I pray I am able to give back and bless others the way they have blessed me all these years!”
Lapua produces the highest quality small caliber cartridges and components for civilian and professional use. Lapua is a part of the Capstone Precision Group, exclusive U.S. distributor for Berger, Lapua, Vihtavuori and SK-Rimfire products. For more information, visit Lapua.com.