JHHS Archery

2017-2018 Season

The JHHS Archery season will begin on or around 27 September.  If you are interested in being a member of the John Hardin Archery Team please contact Mike Moritz school telephone number is 270-769-8906, or Coach Moritz' cell telephone number is 270-723-4410. 

Every student must have an up-to-date KHSAA Physical before they can participate in the high school archery program.   

We need volunteers for the archery program to be successful.  You will need to fill out a volunteer application on the Hardin County Schools - Volunteer for a School or Classroom web page.  Start on the link to the left called - I am a new applicant

Remind.com is one the means that we use to keep archers and parents informed about the archery program.

  • The High School Team will be practicing Monday and Friday at 0645, and on Wednesday night from 1930 to 2030.‚Äč
  • The Middle School Team will be practicing Tuesday and Thursday at 0645, and on Wednesday night from 1800 to 1930.
  • All of the matches or tournaments are normally held on Saturday's.  There are a few times we could shoot on Friday evening.
  • You will need to purchase your own bow.  The only bow allowed to be used by KHSAA and NASP is the Matthew "Genesis Originial" Compound Bow. 

 

Equipment - Bows and Arrows

The official & only bow of the National Archery in the  Schools Program® and KHSAA. 
Universal draw length compound bow 

  • Zero let-off
  • Adjustable draw weight from 10 to 20 pounds
  • Available in right and left hand
  • Machined aluminum components and composite limbs
  • At 20 lbs of draw weight the Genesis™ has the same kinetic energy as a 35 lb. recurve bow!

The official & only arrow of the National Archery in the  Schools Program® and KHSAA.  The only arrow approved by  NASP® for tournament use.  These arrow exceed  specifications of other Genesis arrows.  The arrows are  provided by the school.

  • 30 inch 1820 aluminum arrows
  • 7075 aerospace alloy
  • UNI Bushing
  • Easton press-fit 'N' nock
  • Nickel plated target point with 2.8 inch vanes 
  • Guaranteed straightness: ± .005' 
  • Weight tolerance: ± 2.5% /Strength (psi): 90,000