Rifle Team Picked Up Two Wins
Oct. 19, 2009
Oct. 17 Match Results:
On Saturday, Oct. 17, the Air Force Academy rifle team was host to Nevada-Reno and UTEP in a three-way match. Air Force won the matches, 4612-4586-4579. Air Force won the smallbore three-position match with 2294 points and finished with 2318 in air rifle. AFA's Tom Chandler was the smallbore high scorer with 581/600 points and Mike Seery was ranked second with 580 points. Chandler had AFA's highest score in the air rifle with 585 points. Pat Everson and Kurt Hakola followed with 581 points each.
In air rifle, both Everson and Hakola shared sixth place with 581 points each. Robert Vasquez (10th) scored 578 point and Phillips (11th) finished with 574 points.
On Nov. 7, the rifle team travels to West Point, NY, to compete in the All-Service Academies (President's Trophy Match) at 9:00 a.m. EST.
Oct. 17, 2009 - Team scores: Air Force 4612, Nevada-Reno 4586, and UTEP 4579. UTEP's Andrea Palafox was the air rifle top-ranked shooter with 587 points.
AFA's Individual Scores: * Scores used for NCAA championship reporting.
Smallbore: (2294) 1. Tom Chandler -
Air Rifle: (2318) 1. Tom Chandler -