Blake Shelton hosted the first ever NRA Country/ACM Celebrity Shoot on April 2 at Nellis Air Force Base as part of the Las Vegas Academy of Country Music Awards week celebration. The event consisted of a 13-station, 50-target competition for 19 teams of five shooters—each with a celebrity captain. Prizes were awarded to the top three teams.
Rascal Flatt’s frontman Gary LeVox helmed the winning team—CPrime—to a first place finish. Shelton’s Starstruck team took second place and the Washington Redskins team with captain Dave Butz placed third.
Other country artists that participated included Lee Brice, Luke Bryan, Craig Campbell, Sarah Darling, Due West, Edens Edge, Brett Eldredge, Andy Griggs, Julie Ingram, Justin Moore, Montgomery Gentry, Craig Morgan, Jake Owen, Sunny Sweeney, Josh Thompson, Storme Warren and Chuck Wicks.