Monday, March 7, 2022
Fork Union Military Academy defeated Lumen Christi Archangels 818.9 to 725.8 in the 2022 National Air Rifle New Shooter League. Their third win in a row. They currently have a 3 - 3 record. Fork Union Military Academy was led by, Tzu-Heng Hung who shot a 240.7. The remaining contributing members were Isaac Gilman, Niv Patel, and Christopher Acosta -Serrano. Fork Union Military Academy is from Fork Union, VA, and is coached by MAJ David Wallace.
Lumen Christi Archangels currently has a 0 - 5 record. Lumen Christi Archangels was led by, Noah Tzvetcoff who shot a 193.8. The remaining contributing members were Dylan McLean, Malcolm Locke, and Erik Holmquist. Lumen Christi Archangels is from Anchorage, AK, and is coached by Brian A Ross.
This coming week Fork Union Military Academy has a bye week. While Lumen Christi Archangels also has a bye week.
These two teams are competing in the National Air Rifle "New Shooter" League. Sponsored by the Orion Scoring System, the league is a national team league exclusive to athletes in their first year of competition. Teams are from high schools and junior rifle clubs throughout the United States. Over 10 weeks each team competes in 8 games. Each week, each team is paired with another team with a near equal skill level.
In each game the teams compete in what is known as a Three-Position Air Rifle match. The match is modeled after Olympic Rifle competitions but adapted to high school age athletes. Each athlete will shoots 10 shots in three different shooting positions, prone, standing, and kneeling. Each shot is worth a maximum of 10.9 points. The sum of points scored in the 30 shots is the athlete's total. The team score is comprised of the best four athletes from each team.
For more information on the league, including complete standings, visit https://www.national-leagues.com/new-shooter
Fork Union Military Academy team page: http://www.orionresults.com/team/LeagueTeam.aspx?TeamID=1828
Lumen Christi Archangels team page: http://www.orionresults.com/team/LeagueTeam.aspx?TeamID=1823