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Additionally, WVU (6 0, 3 0 GARC) remains undefeated in both disciplines this season, as the team triumphed over UK in smallbore, 2333 2294, and air rifle, 2358 2348. The Mountaineers smallbore score is a school record, while their air rifle total is one shot short of matching the school record.
wanted the team to peak for this match, but to shoot the scores we did today and to achieve this kind of overall result was beyond our expectations, says fourth year coach Jon Hammond. was a really good day and a big confidence boost for this team. AddThis Advanced Settings above via filter on the_content >
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Do I hear a sigh of relief?
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