2013 National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships Come to a Close
Women's Rifle (April 9-12) at US Olympic Shooting Center
Tyler Rico and Meredith Carpentier earn All-American honors
Update: Relay 1 and Relay 2
As a freshman, Kevyn Stinett ... major is undecided ... during the 2012-13 season, she scored a 589, a personal best, on Nov 4 at the President's Trophy Match in air rifle ... she scored her second 589 in air rifle and a 582 in smallbore, a PB, against Nebraska (Jan. 12) ... during the 2012 Winter Air Gun Championships (Nov. 30-Dec. 2), she finished with an aggregate 493.6 in the women's air rifle and a 495.6 in the junior women's air rifle (Dec. 2) ... at the Junior Olympic Shooting Championships (Jan. 19) she became the state champion in the women's 50-meter rifle three-position (3x20) match, scoring 563 points ... she also earned the silver medal in air rifle (387) and was the top shooter in the smallbore with 583 points (Feb. 9) ... on Feb. 16, she scored 562 points in smallbore and 586 points in air rifle and scored a perfect 100 in the third round of air rifle.
BEFORE AIR FORCE: Cadet Stinett attended Doherty High School in Colorado Springs ... her high school coaches were coach Marty Stinett, Roger Withrow and Jim Shaver ... her athletic accomplishments and awards included: four varsity letters (POMS) on the dance team as well as choreography and Academic All-American awards ... in rifle, she was the Olympic Training Center Junior Club top woman rifle competitor ... state champion in the Junior Olympics for two years ... she has been a member of the National Honor Society for three years and on the honor roll all for years ... her hobbies include competitive dancing (she graduated with Danceworks of Colorado Springs.
Academy goals include pilot training and a career in intelligence.
Stinett's Outlook: She would love the rifle team to make the NCAAs and travel to Fort Worth, TX ... she wants to continuously beat her personal record once a year, at least ... her long term goal is to make the Olympic team for women's air rifle and smallbore.