Allen Heil, Allentown, PA
First All American
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2014 Sub-Vet Captain
2014 Lady I Captain
Lady I Second Team
Lady I First Team
2nd PA Selection
27th Overall Selection
Men's Second Team
Lady II Second Team
Sr. Vet First Team
Junior Second Team
Sub-Vet First Team
Sub-Vet Second Team
Junior First Team
Junior Gold First Team
Sr. Vet Second Team
Vet Second Team
Sub Vet Second Team
Starts in Pennsylvania."
has twenty two 2014
ATA All Americans, bringing PA total
All Americans to 494 since first year in 1927. The cream comes to the
top. Allen Heil of
Allentown was the first state selection in 1927. State has ten 2014 first team
selections. Frank Little and Caroyln Elliott lead the way with
14 selections each.
OHYE-NEILSON AND FRANK PASCOE
NAMED 2014 TEAM CAPTAINS. BOTH ARE
REPEAT CAPTAINS FROM THE 2013 TEAM.
The 2014 ATA All American
Teams have been announced and the Quaker State has 22 gunners who
earned their way on to the teams. That is 3 less than last year. This brings the total of Pennsylvania
All Americans to 494, third largest in the ATA.
led the nation in All
American selections for the fourth year in a row with 22 selections. Illinois
finished far behind with 17 selections.
Time Selection Records, 1927-2014
Little lead the state with 14 All American selections. Little was
selected 38 times while living in three states as well as International
team selections. David George
(left)have 12 Mary Christopher has 11 and
Walter Beaver was selected 9
times while Steve Crothers
had 8 selections, both during the era of
only 10-12 being selected by each year by Jimmy Robinson. Stephanie
Sandler has ten selections.
Frank Pascoe, Ken Darroch
Keiser each have 9 selections and Anna Mae Eberle and George
Newmaster each have 8 selections.
Pennsylvania First Team All Americans
Teams selected by points earned during the 2013 shooting season.
Ohye Neilson of Oaks and
Lisa Long of West Grove were first
team Lady I selections. Ohye was name captain. Kate
Schmidt of Dublin earned Lady II first team. Ian Recla
Plane was a Junior first team selection while Cody Davis
of Aliquippa and
Joseph Recla of
Plane were Junior Gold first team selections.
Frank Pascoe of New Castle was captain of
the Sub-Vet team while Sheldon Hostetter of
Lebanon was a first team Sr. Vet. Richard
Hamilton of Fleetwood was a first team
Pennsylvania All American
There were 2 state gunners named captains
of their 2014 team.
Both Frank and Debbie are repeat All American Captains from 2013. That brings the total to
22 Pennsylvania captain positions in All
American history with Davis George leading the way with 4.
Pennsylvania All American
of Oaks earned a second
team men's selection, his third All American selection.
of New Castle earned his 9th
selection and his second straight selection as captain of the Sub-Vet
category. Also making the Sub Vet second team was PA Hall of
Famer Steve Huberof Orwigsburg.
Both Pascoe and Huber are PA Hall of Fame inductees. Debbie
of Oaks was selected to
her 27th team, and second in Pennsylvania. She was also named captain of
the Lady I women's category. Debbie is an ATA HoF inductee and a NJ HoF
earned their way on to their
respective teams, Joseph, as a Junior Gold first team selection and Ian as
a Junior first team selection. For Joseph and Ian it was their third
selections. Both are repeat selections.
Fleming of Manor made the team for the third time, as a second
of Aliquippa made the Junior Gold first team for his second selection. Ian
is following in the footsteps of his legendary father, Ken Darroch, a PA
Hall of Fame inductee. Also on the Junior Gold first team was
of Shohola for his 8th selection, all sub-junior (3), junior (3) and
junior gold (2) selections.
of Sarver earned a second
team Vet position. It's his 4th All American selection. William was the 1980
Grand American champion at Vandalia.
Emerson Bornman Jr.
of Oley earned his third selection, this time as a second team Vet.
Emerson is a two time state doubles champion and a recent PA Hall of Fame
of Lebanon made his 7th
straight All American as a first team Sr. Vet shooter. He is also a PA
Hall of Fame inductee.
of West Grove earned a
first team Lady I selection, her second All American selection. She is a
repeat from last season.
Joel Etchenof Ligonier
finally made the All American Team, his first. He earned Sub Vet second team honors.
Joel is a 21 time
PA state team member and a lock for this years all state team. His father
and grandfather are ATA HoF inductees. Joel and his father Rudy are PA Hall of Fame
of Abbottstown and
of upstate Tioga also
made their first All American teams. Bethany selected for the Lady I
second team and Susan for the Lady II second team. Peggy
Carney of New Hope
made her initial All American selection, earning her way to the Lady II
second team. Kate
of Dublin was selected to
the first team Lady I category. This was here second selection.
MacNeal of Weathery
Germansville also made their first All American, each selected to the
Sub-Junior second team. Richard
Fleetwood, a PA Hall of Fame inductee, made his second All American Chair
team. Hamilton also made the team in 2012. Hamilton won three chair events
at the Keystone, 3 events at the PA State Shoot, 4 events at the Main
State Shoot and 5 events at the ATA Eastern Zone shoot at Elysburg. James
Gettysburg made his 6th All American team and his third straight Senior