UTEP Rifle Hosts Air Force in Spring Opener
The UTEP rifle team will face off against Air Force on Saturday (Jan. 29) at 8 a.m. MT at the UTEP Rifle Range.
The match will have live stats available.
“We look forward to hosting Air Force this weekend,” head coach Austin Litherland said. “The team has been very focused and we have been working on areas in positions that have been the trouble points. Our drive is there and we are excited to be back in the range.”
Last Match Recap
The Miners registered an aggregate of 445, just behind Ohio State (4694) as it closed out the fall slate. The campaign posted a 2249 in smallbore and a 2309 in air rifle. Isabel Brooks led the Miners once again with an aggregate of 1158 while Sydney McKay ranked second on the squad with a personal record aggregate od 1138.
Scouting Air Force
Air Force is currently ranked seventh in NCAA recently falling to No. 2 Alaska Fairbanks in a dual meet. The squad is led by freshman Scott Rockett and senior Peter Fiori.