Rifle finishes second
Nov. 12, 2003
TCU Rifle placed second in air rifle and third in smallbore in their match with Army and University of the Sciences at Philadelphia. The team was led by Freshman Nikki LeCompte (Manassas, Va./Osbourn Park) who placed in the top 10 for both events.
LeCompte shot a 380 in air rifle to earn a fifth place finish and placed ninth in smallbore with a score of 1,100. Nikki's scores brought her her third top-five finish and fourth top-10 finish for the season.
Sophomore Celeste Green (Lufkin, Texas/Hewitt) placed fourth in smallbore with a score of 1,148. Green became ill and did not compete in air rifle. Junior Joncee Moulder (Weatherford, Texas/Weatherford) moved up to the purple team to compete in air rifle in place of Celeste. Moulder shot a 351 to place 14th.
Senior Nina Martinez (Houston, Texas/Jersey Village) shot a 373 in air rifle to place seventh and placed 16th in smallbore with a score of 1,028. Junior Jess Parras (Monahans, Texas/ Monahans) placed eighth in air rifle with a score of 371. She then shot a 1,039 in smallbore to place 15th.
The Frogs will shoot next in Alabama Nov. 22 and 23 at Jacksonville State and Birmingham-Southern.
TCU at Army (Nov. 1, 2003)
Team Air Rifle
1. Army 4,610
2. University of the Sciences at Philadelphia 4,330
3. TCU 4,315