What:Museum of Fine Arts, Houston 21st annual "Fine Art of Shooting: A Sporting Clays Invitational."
Where: The Greater Houston Gun Club.
The 411: Baby, it was cold outside but the shooters were red hot as they took their places at the clay shooting stations at 9 a.m. By the time the competition had ended, just in time for lunch courtesy of the Coronado Club, Charles Moyse prevailed as Best Overall Men’s Champion and Laurie Morian won kudos as Best Overall Women’s Champion.
The winners were announced by invitational chairs Alice and Keith Mosing, who welcomed the group of 270, 170 of whom were shooting participants. The day raised $236,000 for MFAH coffers. Winning the title of Master Class Men's Champion was Harry Mach while Sydney Longman scoring as runner-up. Master Class Ladies' Champion was Melanie Rothwell with Joella Mach coming in as runner-up.
Who: MFAH director Gary Tinterow, Cora Sue Mach, Cornelia and Meredith Long, Reed Morian, Courtney and Christopher Sarofim, Aliyya and Herman Stude, Steve Mach, Colleen and John Kotts, Tevia McLaren, Windi Grimes, Jana and Scotty Arnoldy and Carmen and Butch Mach.