Tiger Rifle Takes Third at Columbus State
Go Tigers! Sophomore Linn Larsen
Go Tigers!
Sophomore Linn Larsen
Go Tigers!

Nov. 22, 2011

COLUMBUS, Ga.– The University of Memphis rifle team claimed third-place overall finishes in both smallbore and air rifle disciplines, in their match with North Georgia College and State University and Columbus State on Nov. 19.

The Tigers shot 2277 in the smallbore discipline, with true freshman Max Burkhardt, who was competing as an individual, pacing the squad’s efforts with a mark of 553. Burkhardt was closely trailed by teammates Kelly Audet (561) and Rustin Russell (563).

In air rifle, the Tigers shot a combined 2320. Sophomore Linn Larsen shot a team-low 567, while senior Jessica Phenis marked a 573.

North Georgia College and State University finished first in both disciplines (2156-smallbore and 2248-air rifle).

Athlete Smallbore Air Rifle
Kelly Audet 561 584
Dan Hermsmeier 574 587
Linn Larsen 572 567
Kaitlynn Lee 567 576
Jessica Phenis 564 573
Max Burkhardt* 553 579
Rustin Russell* 563 574
TEAM 2277 2320
* - indicates competing as an individual

 

 

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