Local sharpshooter Stephanie Carey recently returned from Sparta, Ill., for the 2011 Grand American World Trapshooting Championships.
Carey had some trouble with her gun, but managed to come home with hardware.
On Aug. 3, she won the ladies Parliament Coach Handicap event.
She finished the round tied for first with a 96. She won in a shoot-off.
On Aug. 4, she found herself in another shoot-off. Carey was tied for runner-up after the round in the TrapshootingUSA Handicap. She finished in third place.