Hing and Hopkinson lead Team Orinduik to victory over TSU
Guyana National Rifle Association (GuyanaNRA) Smallbore Section Captain, Dale Hing, and master marksman Harold ‘Top Gun’ Hopkinson spearheaded a powerful performance by Team Orinduik to outshot Team TSU (Tactical Service Unit) and win the Orinduik Development Inc. and Aquafina Practical Pistol Challenge sponsored 9mm shoot on Saturday last at the TSU Range, Eve Leary.
In what was described as a welcome return to competitive action following a long layoff as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, which is still presenting a serious challenge in Guyana and around the world, Hing shot his way to victory in all four ranges to lead a perfect display. He tallied 355 points along with 6Vs in a commanding performance.
The tested, tried and proven Hopkinson, who placed fourth overall, continues to hold his own and provided excellent back up to Hing with 320 points overall and 2Vs as Team Orinduik tallied 1,599 points to TSU’s 1,465.
Leading TSU in the four range contest were the overall second and third place shooters, David McPherson (333 points and 1v) and Rudyard Thomas (328 points and 1v) respectively.