Nebraska's Lauren Phillips took first place in the 2014 GARC Individual Championships in smallbore. The freshman qualified for the finals with a score of 583. Rachel Martin and Denise Martin also qualified for the finals with scores of 583 and 580 respectively. R. Martin finished in second place, while D. Martin finished in eighth place.
As a team, Nebraska is in second place with its smallbore score of 2,314 after two days of competition.
“[I’m] so excited about the team’s performance today,” Coach Underwood said. “This is a high-pressure match and our team rose to the occasion.”
On Sunday individuals will compete for the air rifle and team championships.