Lathrop shoots past Hutch in rifle, Patriots win close

FAIRBANKS-The scores are in from high school rifle matches over the weekend. Lathrop defeated Hutch in both air rifle and smallbore.

Kasey Barnes led Lathrop with a match high 581 in air rifle. The Malemutes had a 2272-2214 advantage in air and won smallbore 2147-2105. Hutchison's Amy Gentry led all shooters in smallbore with a 563.
The North Pole Patriots won but just two points in air rifle over the Wolfpack, 2087-2085. West Valley did win small bore with Garrett Sheets match high 495

North Pole's Taylor Armstrong and Caleb Simmons had personal bests in air. Armstrong shot a 532 in air and Simmons shot a 531.

The MAC Rifle championships are this weekend at the EF Horton Rifle Range at UAF.