NC State Rifle Downs VMI
Feb. 10, 2002
The NC State rifle team shot an aggregate score of 5760 beating VMI (5,581) by 179 points in the collegeiate sectional meet at the Kilbourne Hall Rifle Range at VMI on Saturday afternoon. The Wolfpack outscored the Keydets in the small bore competition by a score of 4289-4227 and in the air rifle competition, 1462-1354.
In the small bore competition, Joe Upton led all scorers with a mark of 1,108. Trey Ragsdale was second for the Wolfpack, third overall, shooting a score of 1,080. Jason Rice was third for the Wolfpack, fifth overall, shooting a score of 1,068 followed by John Moroglio's score of 1,042. Laura Ferrell and Ryan Dorety rounded out the Wolfpack small bore scoring with 1,027 and 1,017 respectively. Upton and Ragsdale's small bore scores were personal bests.
The highest small bore score for the Keydets belonged to Walter Chalkley, who shot a score of 1,087.
In the air rifle competition, NC State was led by Upton's 369. He was closely followed by Maroglio (368), Ragsdale (366) and Rice (359).
Chalkley again led the Keydets with a air rifle score of 349.
The Wolfpack will again be in action next Saturday in the SEARC 4 (South Eastern Air Rifle Conference) in Charleston, SC.