Sporting Clays Shooter and Olympian Derrick Mein Wins 2023 Federal Ammunition HOA Cup

Federal Ammunition sponsored shooter Derrick Mein won the 2023 HOA Federal Cup hosted by Game Unlimited Hunting Club and Sporting Clays in Hudson, Wisconsin June 16-18. The event grew to over two hundred shooters in just its second year. Federal was the title sponsor of the 450-target event which included a 200-target Main Event, 150-target FITASC, 5-target 5 Stands and a 50-target Super Sport.

Mein won 1st place in the overall high score. She won the Main Event and the FITASC event. also took 2North Dakota in 5-Stand and 4he in super sport Gregg Wolf from Team Federal also put in an impressive performance. Wolf won 1street Place on 5 supports.

“Mein and Wolf are true contenders and champions,” said Jason Nash, Federal’s vice president of marketing. “It’s amazing to see the best shooters perform so well on difficult targets. HOA is his choice of ammo, and this event highlighted his winning capabilities. We congratulate the Federal Team for these achievements and we look forward to seeing more success in the upcoming matches”.

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