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FEATURE // NATIONAL SMALLBORE RIFLE
In standing, Matheny’s
393-14X edged out the Army’s
Erin Lorenzen by two Xs who,
in turn, topped teammate
Joe Hall’s 392-16X. It was
Matheny’s third consecutive
national championship win
in standing. (He also swept
the standing matches a week
earlier at the Metric National
Championships.) Kneeling
would decide the metallic
sight championship as Matheny
and Lorenzen were tied,
with Hall and Tarl Kempley
one and two points back,
respectively. None of the
leaders played a part in kneeling,
as Olympian Jason Parker took
the match with a 399-30X,
“out-Xing” Junior Alex Gestl
by three, and Fister by seven.
Matheny surrendered his thin
lead to Hall whose 398-26X
kneeling score tied him with
Lorenzen on points—1190.
He had a 13X lead for an
1190-78X and the metallic
sight championship. Lorenzen’s
1190-65X earned silver, while
Tarl Kempley’s 1189-78X took
the bronze.
The top metallic sight
finishers could not relax when
the any sight championship
began, for all remembered the
old shooters’ maxim, “Where
there is scope, there is hope.”
It was evidently true, for in
the prone any sight match,
20 percent of the scores recorded
were 400s. Mike McPhail,
Reya Kempley and Hall were
knotted in an unbreakable
400-40X tie. Hall won the rare
shoot-off by posting a 200-19X.
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Hall would not let up, and won
the any sight standing match
with a 396-22X, while teammates
Hank Gray and Parker each
carded a 395, with 21Xs for Gray
and 13Xs for Parker.
With the standing match in
the books, the any sight and
national titles came down to the
final kneeling match. Army’s
Joe Hein shot the only clean
score for kneeling. Hot on his
heels were teammates McPhail

Over two days
of individual
competition, nearly
100,000 rounds of
ammunition, and
uncounted gallons
of water and sports
drinks would be
consumed before
a champion
was named.
and Parker with a 399-28X and
a 399-22X, respectively. Parker,
who had hovered close to the
top all day, won the any sight
aggregate with an 1194-73X. Hall
placed second with a score of
1193-93X, while third place Hein
notched an 1193-89X. When all
of the scores had been totaled, it
seemed as if you needed to be in
the Army with a first name that
started with the letter J to stand
any chance at placing at the top.

Joseph Hall’s combined winning score of 2383-171X made
him the winner of the Parsons
Trophy as the overall champion,
followed by second place Jason
Parker and Joe Hein for third.
Team Competition
In team competition, the
U.S. Army Blue Team of Hein,
Hall, Lorenzen, and Parker
easily captured the metallic
and any sights championships, giving them possession
of the newly created overall
team championship. The
Palmyra Junior Rifle Team
Green and the Connecticut
State Rifle and Revolver
Association Gold took home
junior honors in the metallic
and any sight matches.
The final event of the position
matches is, paradoxically,
a junior-only prone postal
match—The Drew Cup,
sponsored by the National
Smallbore Rifle Association of
Great Britain. Caitlyn Morrissey
captained the team, assisted
by Coach Mike Burzynski, while
Adjutant H.J. “Walt” Walter
handled administrative matters.
The juniors selected to the team
were Deanna Binney, Lauren
Phillips, Katie Bridges, Spencer
Cap, Zachery Strohl, Mackenzie
Martin, Fister, Sarah Nakata,
Samantha Peterson, Ethan Cook,
Joseph Martin and Peter Fiori.
During the Awards Ceremony,
the Ohio State Rifle and Pistol
Association, led by Greg Drown,
was being awarded its medals
when the power in Hough
Auditorium went out. The



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