Massena youngster shoots a ‘Robin Hood,’ splits arrow in two
MASSENA -- A 9-year-old Massena boy shot his first ‘Robin Hood’ recently at the Norfolk Archery Club’s indoor junior league.A ‘Robin Hood’ is achieved when an archer splits his or her own arrow in two.
Holden Hewlett is a fourth grader at Jefferson Elementary School, Massena.
This is his second year participating in the league, and his instructors say he has learned the basics and become a proficient archer.
“His scores and this shot proves he has been an attentive student and the smile says it all,” said league director Fred Cockayne.