Alec Thompson

Alec Thompson, a 13-year-old a member of the Halifax Clay Busters shotgun team, poses with his awards after the Halifax County Gun Club’s Big 50 trap shoot.

Alec Thompson, a 13-year-old member of the Halifax Clay Busters shotgun team, shot his personal best at Saturday’s Halifax County Gun Club’s Big 50 trap shoot.

He broke 48 out of 50 clay targets in the singles event and broke 40 out of 50 clay targets in the handicap event. He also ran his first 25 straight in the singles competition.

With the achievement of these scores, he placed first and the Sub Jr. category for both singles and the handicap event.