The United States is once again a lock to top the medal table at the Summer Olympics, according to Gracenote Sports. This would mark the seventh Summer Games in a row where Team USA has been at the top of the medal leaderboard.
Thrasher is one of 585 individuals that have been nominated for 2019 NCAA Woman of the Year honors
The two West Virginia University rifle team shooters dominated the 2018 USA Shooting Championships for Rifle & Pistol earlier this month, with Thrasher winning women's 3-P and Phillips the junior contest
Thrasher competed well—but couldn’t match Yingjie Zhu of China in the Final. Athletes represented their countries the match held at Ft. Benning, home of the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit. This year over 350 athletes from 53 nations are competing in 10 Olympic rifle and pistol events
Junior Ginny Thrasher of the No. 1-ranked West Virginia University rifle team finished first in the women's junior division at the USA Shooting Winter Air Gun Championships at the United States Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado
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The U.S. Team concluded the match having earned six medals (three individual, three team) and eight top nine finishes. Ginny Thrasher advanced following a fifth place showing in the qualification relay.
Thrasher and Babic will compete for the United States and Serbia, respectively, at ISSF World Cup Munich.