Sunday, September 11, 2016
Alvin Vella claimed the Brolli Trophy at the Southern Shooting Club on Sunday 11 September 2016, defeating Stephen Aquilina in the Gold Medal Match with the score of 10/15 to 7/15.
In the semi-final both Vella and Aquilina smashed 12/15 targets and advanced to the Gold Medal Match while Sean Rizzo, Pietro Giallombardo and Frank Scorfna had to go for a three-way shoot-off when they all managed 9/15.
Sean Rizzo managed 9/15+1 and Pietro Giallombardo 9/15+0+1 and went on to compete in the Bronze Medal Match, however, It was not meant to be for veteran Frank Scorfna who was eliminated after the second target with the score of 9/15+0+0.
The other shooter, who did not make it through to the Medal Matches after the semi-final stages, was Stephen Vella, who finished in sixth place with the score of 8/15.
Sean Rizzo finished in third place overall when he beat Pietro Giallombardo for Bronze with the score of 13/15 to 8/15.
The Class results were the following;
Alvin Vella 45/50
Stephen Vella 41/50
Stephen Aquilina 39/50
Frank Scorfna 38/50
George Grech 37/50
Pietro Giallombardo 43/50
Joe Zammit 32/50
Darren Aquilina 28/50
The MSSF Shotgun Trap Programme will continue on Sunday, 18 September at the Bidnija Ranges with the Lorchard Trophy.