Rifle Records Solid Marks at Ohio State, Akron

Foss1COLUMBUS, OHIO  -- The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology rifle team placed second at Akron University and third at Ohio State University with an effort including the team's second best score this season.

Freshman Adam Foss (Fort Wayne/ Concordia Lutheran) led the Rose-Hulman performance with a score of 1,126 at Akron and 1,120 at Ohio State.

Freshman Evan Duvall (Smyrna, Tenn.) added his top score of the season with a team-high 1,129 at Ohio State, along with a 1,116 at Akron.

Sophomore Katy Dimon (Fairfax, Va./Flint Hill) crossed the 1,100-point mark with an 1,103 at Ohio State after compiling a 1,066 at Akron.  Freshman Ethan O'Connor (Hamilton, Ohio/Edgewood) rounded out the team scores with tallies of 1,056 at Ohio State and 1,042 at Akron.

Rose-Hulman travels to the University of Alaska-Fairbanks to compete in NCAA Sectional Qualifications this Saturday.  The Fightin' Engineers will become the first Rose-Hulman athletic team to visit the state of Alaska in competition.

ROSE-HULMAN RIFLE RESULTS:
February 5, 2011 -- Akron University

Name     Small   Air Total
Adam Foss       552 574 1126
Evan Duvall 551 565 1116
Katy Dimon 516 550 1066 Ethan O'Connor 501 541 1042 Rachel Collett 464 508 972 TEAM 2120 2230 4350

ROSE-HULMAN RIFLE RESULTS:
February 6, 2011 -- Ohio State University

Name     Small   Air Total
Evan Duvall 559 570 1129
Adam Foss       561 559 1120
Katy Dimon 536 567 1103 Ethan O'Connor 502 554 1056 Rachel Collett 494 540 1034 TEAM 2158 2250 4408