The Huskers, who are ranked No. 11 in the CRCA Preseason Rifle Poll, will face Air Force on Friday at 8 a.m. The Falcons are ranked No. 17. In the all-time series between Nebraska and Air Force, the Huskers hold a 19-4 advantage despite losing the previous two match-ups.
On Sunday the Huskers have another 8 a.m. match with preseason No. 3 West Virginia. The Mountaineers won last year's GARC Championship, while the Huskers finished sixth. West Virginia leads the all-time series, 7-14, winning the last nine meetings.
The Huskers are returning seven of eight team members from the 2010-11 campaign. Ryann McGough was the lone senior last year and has been replaced by freshman Kelsey Hansen. The seniors for this season are Sheena Mahloch, Katie Kostal and Katelyn Woltersdorf.