Save the date!  September 22, 2018

Dear Lyman Ward Friends, Families, and Alumni:

Lyman Ward Military Academy is excited to announce its 1st Annual Dove Shoot. The event will be taking place on September 22nd, 2018 in Letohatchee, Alabama, twenty-three miles south of Montgomery, Alabama.  The academy is grateful to Steve Trowbridge for his willingness and dedication to host the event. All proceeds will be used as scholarships for cadets attending Lyman Ward Military Academy.

Schedule of Events:

10:00 – 2:00: Registration and Opening Events

Registration will begin at 10:00. The property for the 1st Annual Dove Shoot has  a lake to go fishing and a specified area for a  skeet shoot for all participants following registration. College football games will also be playing at the primary reception area.  BBQ will be served at approximately 11:30 .

2:00 – 6:00: Raffle and Dove Shoot

6:00 – 9:00: Live Entertainment Provided by Brandon Self

Raffle Items:

A raffle will be taking place prior to the dove shoot. Items include fishing trips, rifles, etc. A list of items will be updated online at . As a reminder, all items donated by yourself or a company for the raffle are tax-deductible. A letter will be provided by Lyman Ward Military Academy to acknowledge the donation as well as to serve as a receipt for tax purposes.


Numerous sponsorships are also available for the event. The gold sponsorship is a $250 donation to the academy and includes signage with the company logo at the event. The platinum sponsorship is $1,000 and includes the company logo on all printed materials and the website, registration for four participants, and verbal recognition at the event. The diamond sponsorship is $5,000 and will be the presenting sponsor(s) for the event. Included in the diamond sponsorship is logo recognition on all printed materials and the website, registration for four participants, and verbal recognition at the event.


Registration for the event is $100 per gun. The registration fee includes full participation in the dove shoot, food and beverages, one raffle ticket, and live entertainment. Registration can be completed at the following link: or by contacting the Office of Development.

We hope you will join us for this great event! Please contact me at 256-675-6281 or if you have any questions!



Cole Leonard
Lyman Ward Military Academy
Director of Development