Rebel Rifle Defeats NC State In Alaska

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Melissa Quartarone
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Oct. 11, 2013

FAIRBANKS, Alaska – In their first ever trip to Alaska, the Ole Miss rifle team got things off to a great start inside the range at Alaska-Fairbanks, defeating fellow GARC member NC State 4614-4570 to pick up their first win of the young season.

The day began with the Rebels posting a 2285 in smallbore to the Wolfpack’s 2266.   Senior Melissa Quartarone led the team with a 581, while Abbey Stanec shot a 577.  

In air rifle, the Rebels totaled a 2329 to NC State’s 2304.   Quartarone led the Rebels with a 587, and Rena Goodwin posted a 585.  

“We are still trying to put it all together,” head coach Valerie Boothe said.  “Today was a step in the right direction, we just have to keep working and moving forward.”

The Rebels will face No. 3 Alaska-Fairbanks Sunday at 11 a.m. CT.  Fans can follow the action with live scoring by going to OleMissSports.com and clicking on the link in the calendar.

Follow the Rebels on Twitter, @OleMissRifle and on Facebook at OleMissRifle.

Ole Miss – 4614
NC State – 4570

Smallbore
Melissa Quartarone, 581
Abigail Stanec, 577
Alivia Yeager, 565
MaryAnn Banks, 562
Alison Weisz, 552
Air Rifle
Melissa Quartarone, 587
Rena Goodwin, 585
Alison Weisz, 579
Abigail Stanec, 578
Alivia Yeager, 573

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