BGMS Archery

2018-2019 Season Last Updated: 8/31/2018 3:34 PM

The BGMS Archery season will begin on or around 20 September.  If you are interested in being a member of the Bluegrass 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 is one the means that we use to keep archers and parents informed about the archery program.

  • The Middle School Team will be practicing Tuesday and 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 Original" Compound Bow. 
  • The schedule of practice dates and archery tournaments is posted on the calendar.   BGMS Archery

Equipment - Bows and Arrows

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

  • Zero let-offGenesis Bows
  • 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 arrows exceed the specifications of other Genesis arrows.  The arrows are provided by the school.

  • 30 inch 1820 aluminum arrows
  • 7075 aerospace alloy!820 Easton Arrows
  • 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