Montana State 4-H Shooting Sports Committee recognizes and celebrates the outstanding
individual (or couples) with this annual Montana 4-H Shooting Sports Hall of Fame award.

These are the pioneers and dedicated individuals who have made a lasting and significant
contribution to youth development through the Montana State 4-H Shooting Sports program.


Montana written in green above the green 4-H clover and the text, "Shooting Sports: Learn by doing" in yellow

Examples of Qualified Individuals

  • A Montana 4-H Shooting Sports Pioneer
  • A long time, dedicated Montana Shooting Sports volunteer who has made a positive impact on local or Montana State 4-H Shooting Sports programs
  • A dedicated Montana State 4-H professional or support person who has furthered positive youth development for Montana State 4-H Shooting Sports
  • A representative from business, industry, state, local, national government or main street Montana who have aided the cause of youth development through Montana 4-H Shooting Sports

Examples of Criteria for Selection

  • Character as exemplified by the positive influence of 4-H Shooting Sports training, safety, and the well-being of the youth in Montana State 4-H Shooting Sports
  • Leadership by contributions to other civic, community service, professional or business related activities that are beneficial to Montana State 4-H Shooting Sports
  • Citizenship by positive participation in local, state or national government to enhance Montana State 4-H Shooting Sports youth development
  • Career accomplishments and successes in the individual’s chosen career that add positive value as a mentor or role model for youth development

Nominations for an individual or couple must include these items:

  • Must be nominated by at least two unrelated persons
  • The person or couple must be named
  • Must have a description of the person's or couple's contribution to Montana State 4-H Shooting sports and why the person or couple should be considered, not to exceed two pages
  • Must have a current positive background check
  • Person(s) nominated can be deceased


Nomination Submission

Email your completed nomination to Scott Francis at [email protected], or send it via snail mail at:

Montana 4-H Center for Youth Development

c/o Scott Francis

Outdoor Education Coordinator

201 Taylor Hall

PO Box 173580

Bozeman, MT  59717

Questions? Please contact Scott Francis at (406)994-6816 or [email protected]


Hall of Fame Award Recipients

HP “Pat” McVay
Flathead County
Bill Ott
Gallatin County
Mike Cavey
Gallatin County
Dennis Urban
Flathead County
Don Anderson
Flathead County
Bill & Marsha Voermans
Flathead County
Ken Loucks
Ravalli County
Les Muchler
Lake County
Todd Kesner
Gallatin County