Rifle - Archives 2016-17

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Huskers Shoot for Conference Title This Weekend
Rifle 02/21/2017

The Nebraska rifle team continues postseason action on Friday and Saturday as the team heads to Akron, Ohio, to compete at the Great America Rifle Conference Championships. Friday will serve as the smallbore qualifiers and finals, while air rifle qualifiers and finals will be on Saturday. The first relay begins at 7 a.m. on both days, with two more relays to follow each day. On Friday, the finals will begin at 2:45 p.m. On Saturday the finals will begin at 1:45 p.m.

Huskers Take Second in Kentucky
Rifle 02/19/2017

Huskers Take Second in Kentucky

Huskers Aim for NCAA Championship Berth
Rifle 02/15/2017

The No. 8 Nebraska rifle team begins postseason action on Feb. 19 as it travels to Murray, Ky., for the NCAA Qualifiers at 9 a.m. The Huskers will be joined at their site by Murray State, UT Martin and Memphis. NU is shooting for its fifth consecutive NCAA Championship appearance, which would tie the program record.

Nebraska Notches School Records on Senior Day
Rifle 02/02/2017

Lincoln, Neb. --- In the final home match of their Husker careers, seniors and All-Americans Jaycee Carter and Rachel Martin led the Nebraska rifle team in a record-breaking performance against the University of Alaska-Fairbanks on Thursday. Martin led the team in smallbore with 582. Carter scored the second-highest score in air rifle (593), helping the Huskers to the second-highest air rifle score in school history (2,367). Additionally, the air rifle score broke the NU Rifle Range record by three points.

Huskers Host Alaska-Fairbanks on Senior Day
Rifle 01/31/2017

The No. 8 Nebraska rifle team concludes the regular season on Thursday when it welcomes seventh-ranked Alaska-Fairbanks to the NU Rifle Range at 8 a.m.

Huskers Lead the Way in Memphis
Rifle 01/29/2017

Huskers Lead the Way in Memphis

Huskers Face No. 11 Memphis, No. 14 JSU
Rifle 01/26/2017

Huskers Face No. 11 Memphis, No. 14 JSU

Huskers Fall to West Virginia
Rifle 01/22/2017

Morgantown, W.V. --- Despite a valiant effort, the No. 8 Nebraska rifle team fell to the second-ranked West Virginia Mountaineers on Sunday by a score of 4,710-4,646, suffering just its second loss of the season.

Huskers Sink Navy, 4,677-4,629
Rifle 01/21/2017

Morgantown, W.V. --- The No. 8 Nebraska rifle team trounced Navy on Saturday by a score of 4,677-4,629, moving to 8-1 overall and 5-1 in conference.

Huskers Face No. 16 Navy, No. 2 West Virginia
Rifle 01/19/2017

The No. 8 Nebraska rifle team, coming off two consecutive record-breaking matches, continues its series of away matches this weekend in Morgantown, W. Va. The Huskers will face No. 16 Navy on Jan. 21 and second-ranked West Virginia on Jan. 22. Both matches are set to begin at 7 a.m.

Huskers Roll Past Army West Point, 4,665-4,647
Rifle 01/16/2017

West Point, N.Y. --- For the second consecutive match, the Nebraska rifle team produced a strong air rifle score to earn a come-from-behind victory - this time over Army West Point on Monday. The Huskers out shot the Black Knights by 20 points in air rifle to roll to a 4,665-4,647 win.

Strong Air Rifle Helps Huskers Tame Wolfpack
Rifle 01/15/2017

West Point, N.Y. --- The No. 8 Nebraska rifle team shot an excellent day in air rifle to come from behind and win a close battle against eleventh-ranked NC State on Sunday by a score of 4,678-4,665.