Feb. 26, 2012
EAST LANSING, Mich. – The Ohio State rifle team won the Western Intercollegiate Rifle Conference title Saturday in East Lansing. The Buckeyes won smallbore with a score of 2,293 and air rifle with a 1,541.
Furrer, who will compete in smallbore at the NCAA Championships in two weeks, took first place in smallbore with a score of 581 while Novello took second in smallbore at 575 and first in air rifle with a 393. Hagar placed second in air rifle with a 388 while senior Gina Cheliras took third in smallbore with a 573.
The team also won the Swanson Award for shooting the highest smallbore postal matches and the Ranta Award for shooting the highest air rifle postal matches over the 6 months of the season.
Air First Team All-Conference
Air Second Team All-Conference
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