AFA Rifle team loses first game of the season
Oct. 22, 2007
The Air Force Academy rifle team lost, 4558-4483, to the 11th-ranked UTEP Miners on Saturday, Oct. 20, in the Falcons first match of the season.
Sophomore Jon Stephenson and junior Chelsea Welsh were the Falcons' top shooters in smallbore, shooting a 553, respectively. Stephenson's score is a smallbore season high; he also shot a 547 in air rifle. Junior Brian Jarrell was the team's top air rifle scorer with a 577. Jarrell also shot a 547 in smallbore. Welsh had a 571 in the air rifle event. Collectively, the team scored a 2199 in smallbore and a 2284 in air rifle for an aggregate score of 4483.
TEAM Scores: AFA SB AR Jarrell 547 577 Stephenson 553* - Nick Krieger 546 - Tom Chandler - 565 Welsh 553 571 Justin Raines - 571 Total 2199 2284 Air Force Aggregate: 4483