December 14, 2007

Information and research on this page compiled by Richard Hamilton.
Photographs courtesy of Spancake's Studio

Sonya Miller, Alburtis, PA, 2nd Team
24 Pennsylvania All State Women's Selections,
Second Highest in State History

Emerson Bornman, Oley, PA, 2nd Team
19 Pennsylvania All State Men's Selections
Highest in Men's State History

John Allem
Vet Captain

Stephanie Sander
Women's Captain

Carl Hardick
Sr. Vet Captain

Steve Huber
Men's Captain

Kory Shissler
Junior Captain

Shooting Stars of the PSSA.
2008 Official Pennsylvania All State Teams.

The 37th annual Pennsylvania All State Trapshooting Teams have been announced by the PSSA. First started in 1972, the teams have been selected every year since then. The men's team is captained for the second straight year by Steve Huber. This is Steve's third time as captain and his 13th overall selection, all first team selections. Huber was also captain in 2004. Frank Pascoe finished second in the composite averages and was selected to his 11th All State Team. Franks son Joe Pascoe was also named to the first team. Pascoe was named Pennsylvania ATA delegate this past June.  Emerson Bornman, selected to the second team, leads team members with 19 selections, his first back in 1988. No other male in state history has as many all state selections.   

Leading the women was Stephanie Sandler, selected to her 8th team, her fourth time as captain. She also led the state ladies in doubles, singles and handicap averages in 2007. Lisa Long of West Grove finished second in composite averages, earning her 15th All State selection. Sonya Miller, a second team selection, was selected for the 24th time, second to Anna Mae Eberle's 35 selections. Jean Mariano was selected to her 23rd team.

John Allem was selected captain of the Vet team for the second time. He was also Vet captain back in 2006 and has 10 all state selections including 6 men's selections. Carl Hardick was named captain of the Senior Vet Team for the first time and has six all state team selections, four vet team and now 2 senior vet teams. Kory Shissler was named captain of the junior team, his fourth team selection and second as captain.

How are you selected to the State Team? Actually, your not selected. You earn your way on the team which is determined by the highest composite averages in each of 5 team categories, including men's, women's, vets, senior vets, and junior/sub-juniors. Requirements

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2002 State Team