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Player Profiles



Ziva                               Dvorsak
Ziva
Dvorsak
Class: Sr.
Hometown: Ljubljana, Slovenia
Height: 5-6
Sport: Rifle

Biography

One of the team’s strongest shooters… shot high scores and contributed immediately to the counting squad in her first semester… lots of international experience… coming back from her first World Cup finals in smallbore and air rifle... looks to be more settled this season.
At West Virginia in 2013-14
• NRA All-America First Team Air Rifle
• Shot a career-high 589 smallbore score against NC State for first place in her first match as a Mountaineer; also finished third in air rifle with a 594 mark
• Placed second in air rifle with a 597 mark and fifth in smallbore with a 584 mark at the Withrow Invitational
• Shot a career-high combined score of 1184 at Memphis, winning smallbore (588) and air rifle (596)  
• Shot 577 smallbore and 594 air rifle at the NCAA Qualifier
• Three-way tie for first place in air rifle with a 596 mark against Kentucky
• Finished first overall at the 2014 GARC Championships with a two-day total of 1180; shot a career-high 598 air rifle in the open relay and placed seventh in smallbore (582 relay, 397.2 final)
• Placed third in air rifle (594) and seventh in smallbore (588) at the 2014 NCAA Championships
• Ranked No. 1 on the team with averages of 1180 combined score, 596 air rifle and 584 smallbore
• Shot 414.6 in the women’s 10m air rifle at the 2014 ISSF Fort Benning World Cup
• Shot at the 2014 ISSF Munich World Cup
• Placed fifth shooting 143.8 in the women’s 10m air rifle and seventh shooting 395.4 in the women’s 50m air rifle 3 positions at the 2014 ISSF Maribor World Cup; the 10m finish was her highest at a World Cup
 
With the Slovenian National Team
• Shot at the 2012 London Summer Olympics and finished 11th in the women’s 10m air rifle (396) and 36th in the women’s 50m 3 positions
• Finished 21st in the women’s 10m air rifle and 30th the women’s 50m 3 positions at the 2013 ISSF Granada World Cup
• Placed fourth in the women’s 50m 3 positions and fifth in the women’s 10m air rifle at the 2013 Mediterranean Games
• Finished 10th in the women’s 10m air rifle at the 2013 ISSF Munich World Cup
• Member of Ljubljana’s Club Olimpija
• Attended University of Ljubljana from 2010 – 2013
 
Personal
• Daughter of Tomaz and Romana Dvorsak
• Birthday is July 9
• Has one brother
• Majoring in mathematics
 
 
PERSONAL BESTS
Air Rifle
598............................................................................. at GARC Championships (Oxford, Miss.) Mar. 2, 2014
 
Smallbore
589............................................................................. vs. NC State, Jan. 19, 2014
 
CAREER AIR RIFLE
Year                            Matches                                 Avg.                                   High
2014                            8                                              595.62                                598
 
CAREER SMALLBORE
Year                            Matches                                 Avg.                                   High
2014                            8                                              584.00                                589
 
 

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