The State of Maryland honors it's shooters with 3 different awards. The first is the Maryland State Team which is a yearly award based on the overall average in all four gauges, NSSA standards, targets shot and the attendance at the State Shoot. (see bylaws)
The second award being the Hall of Fame based on a period of time, wins at State Shoots, National ALL American Team, World records and many other items (see bylaws). See form for Hall Fame.
The third is the Buddy Allison Award, one of the highest honor that the Association can give a shooter. Buddy Allison was a good shooter but not highest average leader in the State. He was remembered for what he gave in return to the sport.
This award is based on continued service to the sport and a life time giving of one self.