UAF's Sherry places for U.S. in ISSF competition in Germany

STUHL, GERMANY-Rising junior Tim Sherry of the Alaska Rifle team did more than represent UAF in Germany this week. He was representing the U.S.

Sherry competed in the first International Shooting Sport Federation Junior Cup in Suhl, Germany this week. He was the only American in this shooting competition that had shooters from Finland, Russia, Austria and Denmark.

Sherry placed sixth out 66 shooters in the 50M three position event. He finished 27th in the 50M prone discipline out of 70 shooters and placed 44th in a 94 person field in the 10-meter air rifle event.

Sherry, the national smallbore champion, will shoot for the US World Champion team this summer.