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Rifle ends regular season with win over Jacksonville State

Freshman Allison Henry placed first overall in the match against Jacksonville State. (Photo courtesy of Racer Athletics)

Simon Elfrink

Sports Editor

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Racer rifle ended their regular season by defeating Jacksonville State 4680-4635 on Sunday, Feb. 14. 

The event’s top ten shooters featured Racers at the first, second, third and fifth slots. Freshman Allison Henry finished her first season topping the charts, placing first with an aggregate score of 1178 on an event-high 587 smallbore and a 591 air rifle score.

Sophomore Matias Kiuru was right behind Henry with an aggregate score of 1173, built on a smallbore score of 579 and a 594 in air rifle, which was the highest air rifle score on the day.  

Junior Anna Scheer’s 579 smallbore and 589 air rifle placed her third with an 1168 aggregate score. Senior Dana Buesseler also ended her season on a high note by placing fifth overall with an 1161 aggregate. Buesseler shot 573 in smallbore and 588 in air rifle. 

Murray State will return to Pat Spurgin Rifle Range for the last time this season to host UT Martin in the NCAA Qualifier. 

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