Sam attends John Glenn High School in Walkerton, IN.  He is currently a Freshman and enjoys wrestling, football and golf and is a member of Rhythm Express Show Choir.  He is a National Junior Honor Society member and has achieved Distinguished Honor Roll every grading period throughout Junior High.  He started shooting in 2011 at the age of 9 and has become an accomplished clay target competitor.  He has also been named to three consecutive SSSF/NRA All-Scholastic Teams since 2014.  Below are Sam's accomplishments:


​​AMERICAN SKEET/SPORTING CLAYS ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • 2016 SCTP National Championships - 3rd Place Men's Intermediate Advanced Division
  • 2016 Indiana SCTP Skeet Championhips - 1st Place Men's Intermediate Advanced Div./HOA Champion
  • 2016 Hoosier Clay Target Association - Male HOA Champion
  • 2016 Indiana SCTP Sporting Clays Championship - 3rd Place Men's Intermediate Advanced Division
  • 2014 SCTP National Championships – 5th Place Intermediate Entry Squad – American Skeet
  • 2014 Indiana SCTP Skeet Championship – Men’s 1st Place Intermediate Entry (2nd Overall)
  • 2014 Indiana SCTP Skeet Championship – 1st Place Intermediate Entry Squad
  • 2014 Indiana SCTP Sporting Clays Championship – Men’s 3rd Place Intermediate Entry
  • 2014 Indiana SCTP Sporting Clays Championship –1st Place Intermediate Entry Squad
  • 2013 SCTP National Championships – Men’s Rookie Division Skeet Champion
  • 2013 SCTP National Championships – Men’s Rookie Division 3rd Place Squad Skeet
  • 2013 Indiana SCTP Skeet Championship – Men’s 1st Place Rookie Division
  • 2013 Indiana SCTP Skeet Championship – 1st Place Rookie Squad
  • 2013 Indiana SCTP Sporting Clays Championship – Men’s 1st Place Rookie Division
  • 2013 Indiana SCTP Sporting Clays Championship –1st Place Rookie Squad
  • 2012 Indiana SCTP Skeet Championship – Men’s 1st Place Rookie Division
  • 2012 Indiana SCTP Sporting Clays Championship – Men’s 1st Place Rookie Division


 INTERNATIONAL SKEET ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • 2016 USA Shooting Indiana Junior Olympic Championships - 3rd Place Men's Division 
  • 2015 USA Shooting Junior Olympics National Championships – Men’s J3 Bronze Medal
  • 2015 SCTP International Skeet National Championships – Men’s Intermediate Silver Medal
  • 2015 USA Shooting Indiana Junior Olympic Championships – 3rd Place Men’s Division
  • 2014 USA Shooting Indiana Junior Olympic Championships – 3rd Place Men’s Division
  • 2014 Indiana SCTP International Skeet Championship – 1st Place Men’s Intermediate Division
  • 2014 Indiana SCTP International Skeet Championship – 1st Place Intermediate Squad
  • 2013 SCTP International Skeet Championships – National Champ Men’s Rookie Division
  • 2013 Indiana SCTP International Skeet Championship – 1st Place Men’s Rookie Division

Sam "The Hammer" Carson