See appropriate pages for roster, schedule, results, etc. IMPORTANT: All students who attended the 1 September Rifle Meeting are reminded all forms must be in prior to the 29 September training session. The 29 September training session will start promptly at 3:35 PM in room 717A. The coach will discuss the tryout schedule during this training session and it is essential all students who have paperwork turned in make this meeting. Any missed meeting during tryouts will necessitate dropping the student from the tryout roster.
Northside, the newest high school in Columbus, Georgia, is home to the four time State Champion Rifle Team. In its short history since beginning in the fall of 2002, the Patriot Rifles have attended the State Championship for the past eleven of thirteen years. Northside's team captured the State title in 2005, 2006 and 2007, was state runner-up during the 2008 Championship, and again in 2010. Most recently, the team placed 1st winning the Georgia State Rifle Championship for its fourth time. As of this writing Northside's Rifle Team remains the only team at Northside to earn state champion honors.
Northside has had several shooters graduate and go on to shoot at the collegiate level. Scholarships are available.
Riflery is a co-ed GHSA varsity sport. Over 130 high schools within the state of Georgia have rifle teams competing each school year. The sport continues to grow and Northside continues to field excellent teams each year.
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