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.
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