Falcons fall to Alaska in Fairbanks
With the final team scores posted, the Air Force Academy rifle team lost to the Alaska Nanooks, 4658-4617, in Fairbanks on Friday, Nov. 18. The Falcons' air rifle squad posted a score of 2336 points, while in smallbore they scored 2281 points for a combined team score of 4617. The Nanooks air rifle and smallbore scores were 2348 and 2310, respectively.
In the first relay of the Air Force vs. Kentucky matches in Fairbanks, AK, the Falcons had a smallbore score of 2277 vs. Kentucky's 2324 points. The final air rifle and team scores were not available at the time of this post.
In the Air Force - UAF match, senior Pat Everson was the Falcons' top shooter in smallbore with a 573. In the air rifle, Everson scored a 586. Freshman Meredith Carpentier also scored a 586 in the rifle. Senior Robert Vasquez finished with a 585 in air rifle, while Mike Seery finished with a 580.