Go to the Sitemap Page
Quick Links
Fitness
Competition
Adventure
Stay up to date
Search

2024 NATIONAL CHAMPIONS – Rifle

The Michigan Rifle Team topped all other collegiate Rifle programs in the American Smallbore Shooting Association, to earn the title of Overall Team Champions!

Michigan was one of 12 universities who sent 68 competitors to Fort Wayne, Indiana to compete. Overall Team Champion title goes to the team with the highest team score. The .22 competition includes three position rifle shooting from the kneeling, prone and standing positions. The air rifle competition is fired from 10 meters away, in a standing position.

Leo Veatch, Mikita Vasilchuk, Sirui Wang, Annie He, and Yichen Wang earned second place in the Smallbore competition; Sirui Wang, Mikita Vasilchuk, Leo Veatch, Annie He, and Lauren Haines earned first place in the Air Rifle competition. The two teams combined for a score of 4535-180x to take first place, with the University of Akron and North Dakota State University coming in second and third, respectively.

Additional honors received by UM Rifle Team members include:

  • Mikita Vasilchuk – All Star Overall 1st Team, Smallbore All Star 1st Team, Air Rifle All Star 1st Team
  • Leo Veatch – All Star Overall 1st Team, Smallbore All Star 1st Team, Air Rifle All Star 1st Team
  • Sirui Wang – All Star Overall 2nd Team, Smallbore All Star 2nd Team, Air Rifle All Star 1st Team