Nanook Rifle defeats the Citadel in first meet of 2019

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - The Alaska Nanook Rifle team competed for the first time in 2019 with a matchup against the Citadel down in Charleston South Carolina.
The Nooks were able to start their year-opening road trip with a win, defeating the Citadel 46-69 to 45-59.
This was a tri-meet also involving the Citadel Women's rifle team, who shot a 19-82 point score in the Air Rifle, but did not compete in the smallbore.
Kellen McAferty shot a match-high 11-74 thanks to 588 points in the smallbore and 586 in the Air Rifle.
Haley Castillo had the highest Air Rifle score with 595 points. She also finished with a 575 point Smallbore score to finish second overall.
The Nooks will now head to Columbus Ohio for a tri-meet against Ohio State and Ole Miss on Saturday, and Ole Miss and Akron on Sunday.