Jacob Weldon finished 2nd in the 2016 Scholastic 3D outdoor Archery Tournament held in Metropolis, Illinois, June 17-19. Over 400 archers competed for the National titles in their divisions. After two days of shooting and a shoot off of the top three competitors, Jacob earned 2nd place in his first National Competition for Scholastic 3D Middle School boys division.
Jacob is the son of Steve and Donna (Morgan) Weldon of Wetumpka; Grandson of Betty Jean (Morgan) White of Millbrook, and great-nephew of Bryant and Faye Pearson of Camden.
Special thanks to Handiman Hardware, Mr. Watson Jones, Bryant Pearson, and Mr. Blake Fields for their sponsorship and support.