Akron rifle team in the middle of the 2022 Academy Day Matches, with Zips’ shooters Gavin Perkowski and Rachel Engels both hitting high marks.
At home on Senior Day, the University of Akron rifle team defeats North Carolina State, 4692-4662.
Not only did the Nanooks set a new program aggregate record, the rifle team tied the NCAA aggregate record and set a new air rifle program record.
The Alaska-Fairbanks rifle team retained the No. 1 spot in the latest College Rifle Coaches Association poll rankings, followed by 2021 NCAA rifle champion Kentucky and Texas Christian University in the No. 2 and No. 3 spots.
Super-finals, team events, competitive fun and cash prizes are all part of the Winter Air Gun Championships hype.
Junior shooters Katelyn Abeln and Remington Smith both boasted such large leads that their titles were pretty much secured before the finals began.