Feb. 11, 2013
Columbus, Ohio- The Hugh W. Wylie Range will play host to the Ohio State rifle team and four visiting teams this weekend as NCAA Qualifier matches takes place around the country.
Rose Hulman, Purdue and Akron will compete Saturday, while Ohio State and West Virginia will conclude the competition on Sunday.
The Buckeyes head into the NCAA Qualifier weekend ranked 15th and are looking for a strong performance to improve their final ranking for the season. WVU is currently ranked No. 1 in the latest College Rifle Coaches Association Poll, while Akron is 17th.
A complete recap will be available after the weekend’s action at www.OhioStateBuckeyes.com. Fans can follow all of the matches live by using the following links:
Rose Hulman & Purdue Smallbore @ 9am: http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/livestats/c-rifle/rhitpursb/Ohio_State_University_Range.htm
Rose Hulman & Purdue Air Rifle @ 11:30: http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/livestats/c-rifle/rhitpurar/Ohio_State_University_Range.htm
Akron & OSU Air Rifle @ 2pm: http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/livestats/c-rifle/akronosuar/Ohio_State_University_Range.htm
Akron & OSU Smallbore @ 4:30: http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/livestats/c-rifle/akronosusb/Ohio_State_University_Range.htm
OSU & WVU Smallbore @ 9am: http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/livestats/c-rifle/osuwvusb/Ohio_State_University_Range.htm
OSU & WVU Air Rifle @ 11:30: http://www.ohiostatebuckeyes.com/livestats/c-rifle/osuwvuar/Ohio_State_University_Range.htm
Ohio State will also be the host of the 2013 NCAA Rifle Championships, March 8-10.
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