Katelyn Woltersdorf led the Huskers in smallbore with a 580.
Photo by Scott Bruhn/Nebraska Communications

Huskers Come Up Short to Mountaineers

By NU Athletic Communications
Lincoln - The Nebraska rifle team ended the first weekend of the 2011-12 campaign with an 0-2 record after falling to No. 3 West Virginia on Sunday at NU Rifle Range, 4,667 - 4,610.

The Huskers shot 2,325 in the air rifle portion of the competition, losing by 29 to the Mountaineers. Janine Dutton and Sheena Mahloch led the way for NU in air rifle, each scoring 584. Meanwhile, Kelsey Hansen shot 581, Katie Kostal scored 576 and ReAnn Wilson had 574.

In smallbore, the Huskers scored 2,285, falling by 28 to West Virginia. Katelyn Woltersdorf's 580 was NU's highest score in smallbore. Joyce Kim came in next with a 574, followed by Dutton's 567. Hansen and Sunny Russell had 564 and 558, respectively.

The Huskers return to action Saturday when they face Ole Miss in Lexington, Ky. The match will start at 8 a.m.

Nebraska vs. West Virginia
Team Scoring
Nebraska - 4,610
West Virginia - 4,667

Nebraska Smallbore
Katelyn Woltersdorf - 580
Joyce Kim - 574
Janine Dutton - 567
Kelsey Hansen - 564
Sunny Russell - 558

Nebraska Air Rifle
Janine Dutton - 584
Sheena Mahloch - 584
Kelsey Hansen - 581
Katie Kostal - 576
ReAnn Wilson - 574


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