The 2017 American Legion 3-Position Junior Air Rifle Championship will be held July 18 – 23, 2017, at the USA Shooting range facility located at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colo. The winners in both the Precision and Sporter category will each receive a $5,000.00 college scholarship provided in part by The American Legion and The Sons of the American Legion. The two winners will also receive an expense paid trip to Reno, Nev., where they will be honored as part of the Youth Champions Delegation during the 2017 American Legion National Convention Aug.18 – 24, 2017.
A $1,000.00 college scholarship will be awarded to the second place finishers in both the Sporter and Precision categories. This scholarship is being generously provided by The American Legion Auxiliary.