Rifle Archives

Lyons Reveals 2016-17 Rifle Schedule
August 16, 2016 | 02:04 PM
The 2016-17 WVU rifle schedule is now available.
Campriani Golden Again in Rio
August 14, 2016 | 02:23 PM
Former WVU National Champion Nicco Campriani wins second Gold in Rio.
Campriani Takes Seventh in Men's Prone
August 12, 2016 | 11:12 AM
Former WVU shooter Nicco Campriani finished seventh in men's prone in Rio.
Thrasher Concludes Olympic Experience
August 11, 2016 | 04:05 PM
WVU sophomore Ginny Thrasher finishes 11th in 50m 3P in Olympic finale.
Campriani Claims Gold
August 08, 2016 | 04:23 PM
Former Mountaineer Nicco Campriani won Gold in men's 10m air rifle in Rio.
Thrasher Teleconference Transcript
August 07, 2016 | 03:44 PM
WVU sophomore and Olympic Champion Ginny Thrasher teleconference transcript.
Golden Mountaineer
August 06, 2016 | 11:58 AM
WVU sophomore Ginny Thrasher claimed the first Gold medal of Rio Olympics.
Mountaineers Kickoff Olympics on Wednesday
August 02, 2016 | 03:51 PM
Full schedule is set for the 2016 Summer Olympic games.
Mountaineers Well-Represented in Rio
July 20, 2016 | 04:33 PM
A total 11 Mountaineers will compete in the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio.
Red, White, Gold and Blue
July 03, 2016 | 02:26 PM
WVU sophomore Ginny Thrasher is ready to represent the USA and WVU.
Thrasher Takes Three National Titles
June 29, 2016 | 05:34 PM
WVU sophomore Ginny Thrasher looks ready for Rio at Nationals.
Mountaineers Shoot for National Titles
June 23, 2016 | 11:49 AM
Six Mountaineers will shoot at the 2016 USA Shooting Championships.
241 Named to Big 12 Honor Roll
June 10, 2016 | 10:14 AM
The conference recognizes all student-athletes at its member institutions during each semester with a 3.0 grade point average or higher.
Gratz Garners Academic All-America Honor
June 09, 2016 | 02:31 PM
Rising junior Elizabeth Gratz named CoSIDA Academic All-America.
Gratz Ascends Podium at Olympic Trial
June 05, 2016 | 07:31 PM
WVU's Elizabeth Gratz placed third at the US Airgun Olympic Trial.
Mountaineers Hope to Punch Olympic Tickets
June 02, 2016 | 04:18 PM
Five with ties to WVU rifle shoot for an Olympic roster spot this weekend.
Thrasher, Babic Take Top Spots in Pilsen
May 31, 2016 | 04:35 PM
Ginny Thrasher and Milica Babic combine for four podium finishes.
Lyons Unveils 2016 WVU Sports Hall of Fame Class
May 29, 2016 | 12:01 AM
Seven outstanding former Mountaineers to be inducted in the hall of fame.
Thrasher Advances to Two Finals in Munich
May 25, 2016 | 04:01 PM
WVU's Ginny Thrasher qualified for two finals at the ISSF Munich World Cup.
Three Advance to U.S. Olympic Team Trials
May 19, 2016 | 01:34 PM
Three with ties to WVU rifle advanced to the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials.
Two Mountaineers Earn Academic All-District Honor
May 12, 2016 | 03:38 PM
Two West Virginia University student-athletes were named to the 2016 Academic All-District At-Large teams, as selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America (CoSIDA) on Thursday.
Thrasher Strong at Olympic Test Event
April 25, 2016 | 04:09 PM
WVU freshman Ginny Thrasher had a strong showing at the ISSF Rio World Cup.
2015-16 Review: A Record-Breaking Year
April 21, 2016 | 10:35 AM
The WVU rifle team ended its 2015-16 season in record fashion, concluding its campaign with a four-peat national title.
Gratz Earns Two Medals at JO Championship
April 20, 2016 | 04:25 PM
WVU sophomore Elizabeth Gratz earned two medals at the JO Championship.
NCAA Releases APR Data
April 20, 2016 | 12:41 PM
West Virginia University’s combined varsity athletic teams have an Academic Progress Rate (APR) score of 979 according to data released today by the NCAA.
Three to Compete at ISSF Rio World Cup
April 15, 2016 | 09:11 AM
Three WVU rifle student-athletes will shoot at the ISSF Rio World Cup.
Anti Shoots in Finals at JO Championships
April 14, 2016 | 05:31 PM
WVU freshman Will Anti shot in two finals at the Junior Olympic Championship
From the AD's Desk: Construction Work Moving Along
April 11, 2016 | 01:33 PM
A spring update from WVU Director of Athletics Shane Lyons.
Two Bound for Junior Olympics
April 08, 2016 | 02:02 PM
Two from WVU rifle will compete at the 2016 National Junior Olympics.
Thrasher, Hammond Media Session
April 07, 2016 | 06:42 PM
Freshman Ginny Thrasher and coach Jon Hammond met with the media Thursday.
Big 12 Honors Mountaineers for Academics
April 05, 2016 | 04:37 PM
The Big 12 Conference honored the rifle and men's soccer team for academics.
Thrasher Named to U.S. Olympic Team
April 04, 2016 | 05:25 PM
WVU freshman Ginny Thrasher secured a spot on the U.S. Olympic Team.
Lyons: Winning in the Game of Life
April 04, 2016 | 11:52 AM
On op-ed column from WVU Director of Athletics Shane Lyons.
Gee and Lyons to Lead College Athletics Panel
April 01, 2016 | 03:06 PM
Gee and Lyons to lead panel discussion reviewing trends of college athletics
National Champions Earn 20 All-America Honors
March 16, 2016 | 02:16 PM
On the heels of its fourth straight and nation-best 18th national championship, the No. 1-ranked West Virginia University rifle team earned 20 All-America honors at the NCAA Postseason Banquet, held March 12, in Akron, Ohio.
2016 MAC Spring Events Announced
March 15, 2016 | 03:12 PM
The 2016 MAC spring events slate has been announced.
NCAA Champions Celebrate
March 14, 2016 | 06:19 PM
The NCAA Champion WVU rifle team celebrated its fourth straight title Monday
Thrasher Named Student-Athlete of the Week
March 14, 2016 | 02:07 PM
Following her performances at the 2016 NCAA Rifle Championships, freshman Ginny Thrasher has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by University Apartments.
National Championship Celebration!
March 13, 2016 | 05:44 PM
The National Champion WVU rifle team will celebrate with fans on Monday.
Mountaineers Four-Peat!
March 12, 2016 | 04:45 PM
The No. 1-ranked WVU rifle team earned its fourth straight NCAA title today.
WVU Captures NCAA Smallbore Title
March 11, 2016 | 06:42 PM
The No. 1-ranked West Virginia University rifle team opened the defense of its three consecutive national championships strong, as the Mountaineers won the 2016 NCAA smallbore title with a score of 2338, today, at the Louis and Freda Stile Athletics Field House, in Akron, Ohio.
WVU Shoots for Fourth Straight National Title
March 10, 2016 | 03:34 PM
After two weeks of preparation, the No. 1-ranked West Virginia University rifle team will shoot for its fourth consecutive and nation-best 18th national title at the 2016 NCAA Championships, hosted by Akron on March 11-12, at the Louis and Freda Stile Athletics Field House, in Akron, Ohio.
WVUsportsBuzz presented by U.S. Cellular
March 10, 2016 | 01:42 PM
The WVUsportsBuzz is presented by U.S. Cellular.
First-Year Confidence
March 09, 2016 | 06:57 PM
WVU freshman Ginny Thrasher has made an immediate impact on the rifle team.
Goldberg Named Student-Athlete of the Week
March 07, 2016 | 01:44 PM
Alexa Goldberg has been named the WVU Student-Athlete of the Week.
Wearing the Jersey: Patrick Sunderman
March 07, 2016 | 10:24 AM
Wearing the Jersey is presented by WVU Medicine.
WVU Coliseum Complex Renovations
March 03, 2016 | 10:26 AM
There will be a number of updates to the WVU Coliseum Complex
Significant Coliseum Complex Renovations to Begin
March 03, 2016 | 10:15 AM
There will be significant renovations to the Coliseum complex.
Marsh Named Student-Athlete of the Week
February 29, 2016 | 04:46 PM
Following his record-setting performances at the 2016 Big 12 Swimming and Diving Championship, senior Andrew Marsh has been named the West Virginia University Student-Athlete of the Week, presented by University Apartments.
No. 1 WVU Captures its Seventh Straight GARC Title
February 28, 2016 | 07:15 PM
The No. 1-ranked West Virginia University rifle team shot a two-day total of 4702 to capture its seventh straight Great American Rifle Conference (GARC) Championship, today, at the Patricia C. Lamar National Guard Readiness Center, in Oxford, Mississippi.