No. 6 Jacksonville State wins tri-match against No. 5 Army and No. 11 Ole Miss
WEST POINT, N.Y. -- No. 6 Jacksonville State posted its best aggregate score of the season against No. 5 Army and No. 11 Ole Miss to claim the top spot in the tri-match on Sunday at the Tronsrue Markmanship Center.
The Gamecocks, who scored a 4,676, only edged the Black Knights by one point. The Rebels registered a final score of 4,654.
Army edged Jax State in the smallbore competition 2318-2317, but JSU topped the Black Knights with a 2359 total in air rifle.
Junior Monica Fyfe led the JSU charge in the match as she shared top-shooting honors in air rifle with JSU's Sam Muegge and took second in smallbore. She registered a 594 to match Muegge. Fyfe finished five points back of Army's Michael Matthews in smallbore with a 584.
Freshman Samantha Bullard carded a 590 to claim fourth place in air rifle. Sophomore Cole Tucker took fourth in smallbore with a 581. Brent Books and Bullard rounded out the top-10 in smallbore with final scores of 577 and 576, respectively.