February/Annual Meeting Rescheduled for February 10

The regular and annual meeting of MVSS, scheduled for February 3, 2022 is being rescheduled for February 10, 2022 at 6:30 pm at the NM Game and Fish Department office on Northrise.

Election of Board Member for MVSS

There was one nominee for the open board position. That individual is Phil Pruett. 
The term is for 3 years.

Members should please respond to Rick Richardson at frrichar@gmail.com with a “yes” or “no”.  The deadline is January 27, 2022.

January Meeting Minutes

The minutes of our January 6 meeting are available at http://mesillavalleyshotgunsports.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2022/01/2022-01-06-meeting.pdf

Skeet Championship Shoot January 30

On Sunday Jan. 30 we will have our our championship shoot and awards lunch. To participate you must have competed in 3 of the shoots during that time period. Practice at 8:15 start at 9.

Board Elections

There is one director position that needs to be filled this February.

Nominations will be taken until our meeting January 6, 2022.  An email will be sent on January 7 to our current members listing the nominees. Members can respond to the email with their vote.  The deadline for voting will be January 27.

The results of the vote will be released during the February 3 10 annual meeting.  Immediately following the annual meeting a board meeting will be called to order.  During this meeting the five Board members will choose the officers for the next year.

Membership Renewal

The end of the year is fast approaching. This means membership renewal is due. The current year membership expires on December 31, 2021.  A membership form is available at http://mesillavalleyshotgunsports.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2021/12/membership-form.pdf

Please send your renewal to our new PO Box,

Mesilla Valley Shotgun Sports, Inc,
P.O. Box 511
Las Cruces, NM 88004

or bring it out to the range.

There are some members who are paid up through 2022. If you cannot recall if you paid through 2022 let Rick Richardson (frrichar@gmail.com) know, and he’ll look it up.

Membership gives you a discount on shooting tokens and  the right to vote on elections and other items of business at monthly meetings. 

Speaking of elections. Nominations are being taken for a vacant board position. The position is for 3 years. If you or someone you know is interested in serving let Rick know. Either by email at frrichar@gmail.com, or in person.  Nominees will be verified before a ballot is mailed out. 

New Email List!

A new email list has been created at https://groups.io/g/mesillavalleyshotgunsports, so we’ll able to get timely announcements to members of the club.  The list will only be used for announcements from the club to the membership — members will not be able to post to it, and if you reply to a message your response will only go back to the club.  To join the list, enter your email address in the box below and press the Subscribe button:


After you subscribe, you should receive a confirmation email. If you don’t, send me an email at joseph@pfeifferfamily.net and I’ll try to figure out what’s going on.

If you prefer, you can just send me an email and I’ll add you.


Welcome to Mesilla Valley Shotgun Sports!  We are a group of shotgun enthusiasts engaged in building, operating, and maintaining the trap, skeet, and sporting clays ranges at Butterfield Trail Shooting Park, outside Las Cruces, New Mexico.  Location, hours, prices, and other information about the organization can be found in the page menus on this site.

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