Rifle Enjoys Success in Kentucky, Tennessee

R LogoMURRAY, KY.  -- The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology rifle team enjoyed a successful weekend competing at Murray State and Tennessee-Martin.

The team compiled scores of 4,411 points at Murray State and 4,341 at Tennessee-Martin on Saturday. 

Junior Evan Duvall (Smyrna, Tenn.) capped a busy weekend with a score of 1,125 at Tennessee-Martin after recording a 1,119 at Murray State.  Duvall had weekend-high totals of 569 in air rifle at Murray State and 561 in smallbore at Tennessee-Martin.  The weekend also included him being named "Mr. Rose" at the school pageant on Friday night.

Junior Adam Foss (Fort Wayne/Concordia Lutheran) contributed a score of 1,107 at Murray State, with sophomore Allie Carlson (Goose Creek, S.C./Patch American) finishing third on the squad at 1,102. The duo finished in the same scoring order at Tennessee-Martin.

Rose-Hulman returns to action at Akron in a meet featuring the host Zips and Ohio State University on Saturday.

MURRAY STATE RESULTS (JAN. 26)

TEAM SCORES: 1) Nebraska 4639; 2) Memphis 4634; 3) Kentucky 4633; 4) Ohio State 4606; 5) Columbus State 4601; 6) Texas-El Paso 4445; 7) Rose-Hulman 4411; 8) Alabama-Birmingham 2193

ROSE-HULMAN SCORES (SMALLBORE / AIR RIFLE / TOTAL): Evan Duvall 550-569=1119; Adam Foss 544-563=1107; Allie Carlson 545-557=1102; Jen Nishida 540-533=1073; Seth Clark 502-526=1028; Emily Yedinak 0-543=543; David Geresy 512-0=512

UT-MARTIN RESULTS (JAN. 26)

TEAM SCORES: 1 Memphis 4605; 2) UT Martin (Mixed) 4578; 3) UT Martin (Women) 4406; 4) Rose-Hulman 4341; 5) Alabama-Birmingham 2177

ROSE-HULMAN SCORES (SMALLBORE / AIR RIFLE / TOTAL): Evan Duvall 564-561=1125; Adam Foss 534-553=1087; Allie Carlson 520-553=1073; Jen Nishida 518-530=1048; David Geresy 497-527=1024; Seth Clark 479-516=995; Emily Yedinak 0-538=538