The NSSF awarded 11 schools with grants for the 2015-16 academic year.
With Ashley MacAllister, head coach at the University of Nebraska.
Twelve student-athletes earned USA Shooting Collegiate Team recognition.
Parsons was instrumental in modernizing the intercollegiate shooting program after World War II by successfully advocating replacement of the “military” standing position (arm supporting the rifle free of the shooter’s body) by the NRA-hip rest position common in domestic and international shooting. Parsons shot on the George Washington University (GWU) team that won the first Intercollegiate National Championship determined by nationwide sectional competition.
WVU was too hot to handle for Akron on Jan. 14, losing to the Mountaineers in Morgantown by 60 points. However, Akron did manage to tie the school’s air rifle record
Ohio State also won the Team Standard Pistol Championship, which ended today after nearly a week of intercollegiate pistol competition at Ft. Benning, Georgia