Youth Hunter Education Challenge

2014 YHEC Events  

YHEC STATE CHALLENGE is scheduled to take place at the Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center on Sat. Sept. 27, 2014.  More Information Coming Soon!


The Charlie Elliott Wildlife Center played host to the state YHEC on Sat. Sept. 28, 2013.  Seven teams and inviduals (31 people total) competed in the junior and senior divisions of the event.  Competivie events included shotgun, air rifle, archery, hunter safety trail, orienteering and wildlife ID challenges.

Competition results are as follows:

  • 1st Place Senior Team-Ducks Unlimited Team from Bulloch County
  • 2nd Place Senior Team-GA Pride Team form Jones County
  • 3rd Place Senior Team-GOB Team from Jones County
  • 1st Place Junior Team-National Wild Turkey Federation Team from Bulloch County

Overall high scorers for the event were Jacob Deal (Senior Division, score-487), and Isaac Deal (Junior Division, score-412). 

Hunter Development staff were assisted by 13 volunteer/parents to conduct this event.


  • YHEC at Camp John Hope: August 10, 2013 - Click here for results for this recent event at Camp John Hope 
  • YHEC at Coastal Georgia Gun Club: March 30, 2013 - Click here for results for this recent event at the Coastal Georgia Gun Club.
  • YHEC at The Georgia FFA-FCCLA Center: April 20, 2013 - Results to be Posted.
  • YHEC at Screven County Middle School: September 19, 2013 - Results to be Posted 

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