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WYOMING, MICHIGAN – The GVSU Rifle Club concluded month two of the five-month Western Intercollegiate Rifle Conference season in November. The conference is currently composed of 12 teams from the Midwest and East Coast. Member schools include Bowling Green State University, Georgia Military College, Grand Valley State University, Hillsdale College, Liberty University, Michigan State University, Michigan Technological University, North Dakota State University, Purdue University, University of Akron, University of Michigan, and the University of Wisconsin-Superior. In the regular season, the schools compete in monthly postal matches in three-position smallbore rifle and precision air rifle. A postal match is a competition in which competitors fire separately on their home ranges and exchange scores. Four predesignated shooters contribute towards the overall team score.

Air Rifle Individual:

Season Rank                                          November Total

13. Cassie Coulston-Gerigk                        567

20. Alexander Straith                                    561

28. Kathryn Karas                                        524

36. Tristan Bruizeman                                 512

37. John Martin                                           515

42. Jacob Schorr                                        495

61. Mahmoud Salih                                     423

71. Joseph Martin                                        501


Air Rifle Team:

Season Rank                                        November Total

  1. University of Akron                             2287
  2. Liberty University                                2259
  3. University of Michigan                         2241
  4. North Dakota State University             2238
  5. Hillsdale College                                 2193
  6. Grand Valley State University              2167
  7. Georgia Military College                      2125
  8. Michigan Technological University      1758
  9. Purdue University                               2214

10. Michigan State University                        1343

T-11. Bowling Green State University            DNF

T-11. University of Wisconsin-Superior          DNF


Smallbore Individual:

Season Rank                                         November Total

13. Alexander Straith                                    550

25. Cassie Coulston-Gerigk                          521

31. Katheryn Karas                                      497

33. John Martin                                            480

35. Tristan Bruizeman                                  474

40. Jacob Schorr                                         448

47. Joseph Martin                                       467

58. Mahmoud Salih                                     382


Smallbore Team:

Season Rank                                                       November Total

  1. University of Akron                                 2239
  2. Liberty University                                    2211
  3. North Dakota State University            2121
  4. University of Michigan                           2136
  5. Purdue University                                    2095
  6. Grand Valley State University             2048
  7. Georgia Military College                        1871
  8. Michigan Technological University   1590
  9. University of Wisconsin-Superior      1485
  10. Michigan State University                     1419
  11. Bowling Green State University         0

The mission of the GVSU Rifle & Pistol Club is to provide all students with the opportunity to participate in shooting sports, with an emphasis in three-position smallbore rifle, international air rifle, and air pistol. Regardless of skill or ability, all members can have a safe and enjoyable time interacting with fellow students and engaging in marksmanship. All equipment is provided, including guns, ammunition, and targets. The club meets Tuesdays from 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM and Thursdays 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM during the school year at the Grand Rapids Rifle & Pistol Club (1331 Nagel Ave SW, Wyoming). Practice attendance is not mandatory to be a member of the club; however, regular practice attendance is expected.

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