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Sat, 15 Oct 2016 22:35:00 EDTThe No. 11 Navy rifle team turned in its second-highest scoring output of the 2016-17 season on Saturday with a 4,645 score versus the fifth-ranked team in the nation, Kentucky. The Wildcats (2-0, 1-0 GARC) defeated the Mids (5-2, 0-2 GARC) by a final score of 4,688-4,645 in a conference match at the Bancroft Hall Rifle Range. Thomas Sarant (Jr., Massapequa, N.Y.) was the high aggregate scorer for Navy on the day with a 1,164-point effort on a 580 score in smallbore and a 584 in air rifle.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 16:51:00 EDTThe No. 11 Navy rifle team will look to continue building on its fast start to the 2016-17 season with a home meet on Saturday morning at 9 a.m. versus No. 5 Kentucky. Coming into Saturday’s Great American Rifle Conference contest with an aggregate average of 4635.7, the Mids (5-1, 0-1 GARC) will be looking to earn its first victory over the Wildcats (1-0, 0-0 GARC) in over 10 years. The last time the two teams met in Annapolis during the 2014-15 season, Kentucky came away with just a 10-point victory at 4,648 to 4,638.
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 17:40:00 EDTThe Navy rifle team is ranked 11th in this week’s Collegiate Rifle Coaches Association (CRCA) poll. After another week of strong performances, the Mids jumped up three spots from last week’s No. 14 position. The No. 11 national ranking is Navy’s highest since the close of the 2014-15 season.
Sun, 09 Oct 2016 21:30:00 EDTIn a tri-team meet that served as the GARC conference opener for the No. 14 Navy Rifle team, the Mids shot a season-high 4,648-point score versus No. 10 Memphis and the United States Coast Guard Academy on Sunday. On the strength of a strong 2,307-point smallbore performance and solid 2,341 in air rifle, the host Mids (5-1, 0-1 GARC) recorded an aggregate score that was its highest since Feb. of 2015. Memphis (2-0, 1-0 GARC) turned in a 4,669-point total to finish first of the three teams that shot in the Bancroft Hall Rifle Range, while the Bears (1-3) posted a 4,420 score.
Sat, 08 Oct 2016 22:58:00 EDTThe Navy rifle team improved its early-season record to 4-0 on Saturday by picking up victories over the United States Coast Guard Academy and the University of Sciences in a tri-team meet. A strong showing in smallbore helped the Mids (4-0) turn in a final result of 4,625 points to defeat the Bears (4,436) of USCGA and the Devils (4,332) of USP at the Bancroft Hall Rifle Range.
Fri, 07 Oct 2016 09:53:00 EDTThe Navy rifle team will continue early season action at home this weekend with competitions on both Saturday and Sunday. On the first day, the Mids (2-0) will take the United States Coast Academy (0-0) and the University of the Sciences (0-0) on Saturday morning in a tri-meet beginning at 8 a.m. before concluding the busy stretch with a Sunday showdown versus Great American Rifle Conference rival Memphis (0-0) at 9 a.m. Both days of action will be hosted in Navy's Bancroft Hall Rifle Range.
Sun, 02 Oct 2016 09:07:00 EDTThe Navy rifle team began its 2016-17 season on Saturday by picking up a pair of victories in a home tri-meet at the Bancroft Hall Rifle Range. On the strength of a 4,634-point output, the Mids defeated both VMI and John Jay as the Keydets recorded a 4,507 score, while the Bloodhounds turned in a 4,390.
Fri, 30 Sep 2016 11:05:00 EDTVideo: Season Preview | The Navy rifle team kicks off the 2016-17 on Saturday with the first of 11 regular season shoulder-to-shoulder meets. After two early non-conference days of action on Oct. 1 and 8, the Mids begin their fourth-season of Great American Rifle Conference competition on Oct. 9 with a home matchup versus Memphis. Challenged by a top-notch array of squads in the GARC, Navy head coach Bill Kelley has high expectations for the Mids in 2016-17.
Fri, 12 Aug 2016 10:34:00 EDTThe Navy rifle program announced on Friday its 2016-17 schedule of competition. Head coach Bill Kelley, who enters his 18th season at the helm of the Midshipmen team, will lead his program into its fourth season as a member of the Great America Rifle Conference (GARC), a league that boasts three 2016 NCAA Championship squads, including the four-time defending champion, West Virginia Mountaineers. The 2016-17 slate will see the Mids shoot in 11 regular season competitions versus 16 opponents, including five at home in the Bancroft Hall Rifle Range.