Rifle - Archives 2016-17
The Nebraska rifle team is tied for seventh on the Collegiate Rifle Coaches Association Preseason Poll.
Lincoln, Neb. --- Nebraska's head rifle coach Ashley MacAllister announced Thursday that Dacotah Faught (Amenia, N.D.) has signed with the Huskers and will join the rifle program for the 2016-17 season.
Next month, nine former Husker student-athletes will compete in the Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, including four individuals representing the USA and five others representing Canada, Nigeria, Serbia, Ceremonies next
Alexandrea Lorentz, a senior on the 2015-16 Nebraska rifle team, was named a Big Ten Distinguished Scholar for her academic success during the 2015-16 school year. This is Lorentz's second consecutive year earning the award.
Lincoln - A total of 57 Husker student-athletes who combined for 45 All-America awards during their Husker careers received diplomas at University of Nebraska-Lincoln's commencement exercises at Pinnacle Bank Arena Saturday morning.
The Nebraska women's gymnastics and rifle programs were honored by the NCAA on Wednesday with public recognition for high achievement in the Academic Progress Rate (APR). Both programs were among the top 10 percent nationally among all squads in their respective sport.
The 2015-16 Nebraska rifle team produced its fourth consecutive top-eight finish, after placing eighth at the 2016 NCAA Championships, under second-year head coach Ashley Rose-MacAllister and first-year assistant coach Rick Johnson.