Name: Sam Korp Number: 71 What year did you start playing: 2003 Favorite position: Utility mostly Cameraman How did you get into the sport? Neighbor was into it What was your first gun? Brass Eagle Blade Turbo What teams have you played for in the past? GL Invasion, TCP Cobra Kai, Ryan’s Raiders What is your current setup: Kingman EM1/Spyder Sonix Favorite part of the game: Shooting people Favorite paintball memory: Running through 3 players to send my team to the finals. Do you have any pregame rituals to help you play: Heavy metal and copious amounts of caffeine What do you do to support your paintball addiction: Tell engineers why they are wrong What else besides paintball do you do for fun: Shoot copious amounts of lead.
Last year our team plans had to be put on the back burner due to injury and work commitments by multiple members of the team. This year we are planning on making up for it. We have been doing some recruiting as well too with at least one addition being Matt Swanson.
Our current plans include the TC Paintball Capital City 3-man Series along with their Capital City Classic 7-man events. We are also planning on attending Iron Mitten Series events as well. We will also be playing in the Run For Ryan charity event on June 3, 2023.
Name: Dan Pennock Number: 96 What year did you start playing: 2006 Favorite position: Snake How did you get into the sport? I started playing woods ball with friends until I was asked to play for team P8ntballerX Factory. What was your first gun? A silver Tippmann 98 custom. What teams have you played for in the past? P8ntballerX Factory What is your current setup? Dye DSR, spire 260, dye throttle 71/4500. Proto pm6 in the bag for fun. Favorite part of the game? Winning a gun battle. Favorite paintball memory? Winning the 10 man mechanical tournament put on at Fort Stewart in 2021. Do you have any pregame rituals to help you play? Tell Luke Cole not to step out of bounds again. What do you do to support your paintball addiction? Corrections Officer What else besides paintball do you do for fun? Hang with my family, deer hunt, enjoy the outdoors.
Name: Luke Cole Number: 57 What year did you start playing: 1997 Favorite position: Back then, front center; now a days, anywhere that doesn’t require sliding or a life alert bracelet How did you get into the sport? All my friends were doing it… so What was your first gun? A $50 Brass Eagle Talon from Walmart What teams have you played for in the past? Violent Conduct, Unknown, Paintball Outlet Factory, System X Factory, Outkasts, Enemy, No Patience, P8ntballerX Factory, Team Lazy What is your current setup? Rize Maxxed, or ADG 68 Automag, Dye Rotor, or VL Revolution, Empire 68/45k, old school ER 5+4+4 that is now just a 5 pack Favorite part of the game? The adrenaline of sweeping up the field Favorite paintball memory? Running around the back of the of the division champion team and beating them with 4 alive at the 2003 IAO Do you have any pregame rituals to help you play? Stretch my muscles and and some tall tales What do you do to support your paintball addiction? delivery driver by day What else besides paintball do you do for fun? Shoot guns and play with my kids
Currently we are compiling a list of events we are planning to play in this season. We plan on attending several of the Iron Mitten events along with events at our local field, TC Paintball Lansing, but we are looking at other events in our region as well. Stay tuned for dates.
Our plan is to post tips and tricks for new players. Our team has players that have played at several different levels of competition and also recreation, and all of them love the game and would lie to get new generations into paintball.