Red Lake Elementary School Archery Team placed first at the first ever Gathering of Bows archery competition in Fond Du Lac on December 1st. The contest consisted of archery teams from many of the Indian reservations of Minnesota.
Red Lake Archery team members are Autumn Holthusen, LaShaun Roy, Evan Smith and Dominic Smith. Top archer for the tournament was Autumn Holthusen with a score of 230. Autumn also won a custom Genesis Bow, and a first place medal.
LaShaun Roy places second in the 5th grade girls division, Dominic Smith placed 4th place in the 5th grade boys division, and Evan Smith placed 5th place in the 5th grade boys division.
Coaches for Red Lake Archery team are: Scott Hanson, Denise Houle, and assistant Phyllis Gurno.
The team would like to thank Red Lake School District, Red Lake Tribe, New Beginnings, and Gander Mountain of Bemidji for their support!