May 17, 2012
The National Wild Turkey Federation Donates $20,000 to The Citadel Rifle Team
The National Wild Turkey Federation donated $20,000 to The Citadel rifle team’s endowment account through the MidwayUSA Foundation Inc.’s Scholastic Shooting Fund on Thursday. Donations are still being accepted and the MidwayUSA Foundation will give three dollars to the team for every dollar donated until July 1, 2012.
April 12, 2012
Donate to The Citadel Rifle Team Today!
The Scholastic Shooting Trust Fund will give three dollars to The Citadel rifle team for every dollar donated until July 1, 2012 and the Bulldog marksmen need your support. The money raised will go to the rifle team in a form of a grant that can be used to fund travel, uniforms, ammunition, entry fees, scholarships, range fees among other program needs. Grant funds may not be used to purchase firearms.
March 15, 2012
Eight Bulldog Marksmen Tabbed with NCAA All-Academic Awards
The Citadel rifle team capped off another successful season by racking up eight NCAA All-Academic awards from the Collegiate Rifle Coaches Association during the NCAA Championships Banquet. To be eligible for the honor, athletes must earn at least a 3.2 grade point average and have one of the team’s five scores count towards the scoring of a match.
March 5, 2012
Jackson Cards a 571 to Lead Bulldogs at SEARC Championships
The Citadel rifle team fired a team score of 2271 to capture second place at the Southeastern Air Rifle Conference Championships on Saturday at the Inouye Marksmanship Center. N.C. State took home the team title, carding a score of 2304.
March 2, 2012
Bulldogs Set to Host SEARC Championships
After a two-week hiatus, The Citadel rifle team will be back in action as it hosts the Southeastern Air Rifle Conference Championships on Saturday at the Inouye Marksmanship Center. The Bulldogs, who captured the 2011 championship in dramatic fashion over N.C. State, currently stand second in the conference behind the Wolfpack.
February 28, 2012
Breathe, Stretch, Aim & Let it Go
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February 20, 2012
Bulldog Rifle Captures Second Place at SEARC 6/NCAA Sectional
The Citadel rifle team fired an air rifle score of 2263 to finish just 21 points behind N.C. State, at the sixth Southeastern Air Rifle Conference match of the season at the Inouye Marksmanship Center this past weekend. The Bulldogs also shot small bore as part of the NCAA Sectional, recording a score of 2206.
February 17, 2012
Bulldog Marksmen Set to Host SEARC 6 and NCAA Sectional
The Citadel rifle team will be back in action after a week off as it hosts its fifth consecutive match this weekend at the Inouye Marksmanship Center. The Bulldogs will fire air rifle as part of the sixth Southeastern Air Rifle Conference competition and will also record scores in air rifle and small bore as part of the NCAA Sectional.
February 6, 2012
Jackson Fires a 575 to Lead Bulldogs to Second Place Finish Against VMI and Nevada
The Citadel men’s rifle team fired an impressive team score of 4413 to take second place behind No. 8 Nevada (4647) on Saturday at the Inouye Marksmanship Center. The Citadel women finished in fifth place, totaling 4274 points.
February 3, 2012
Bulldog Marksmen Set to Host VMI and No. 8 Nevada at Inouye Marksmanship Center Saturday
The Citadel Rifle team will host their fourth of six consecutive home matches at the Inouye Marksmanship Center on Saturday when they face-off against No. 8 Nevada and Virginia Military Institute.
January 30, 2012
Jackson Cards a 575 to Lead All Bulldog Shooters in NCAA Open Match
Robert Jackson's stellar season continued on Saturday as the freshman fired a 575, just one point behind his personal and season best, in an NCAA match at the Inouye Marksmanship Center. The competition included No. 6 Ole Miss, No. 14 Air Force and conference foe and 19th ranked N.C. State.
January 27, 2012
Bulldog Rifle Continues Home Stretch with Weekend NCAA Open Match
The Citadel Rifle team will host their third of six consecutive home matches at the Inouye Marksmanship Center on Saturday and Sunday when they face-off against the United States Air Force Academy, N.C. State and Mississippi in an NCAA Open match. Small bore and air rifle will be shot on the both days.
January 23, 2012
Bulldog Rifle Fires a Second Place Score of 2260 in SEARC 5 Competition
Junior captain Julia McCullohs led all Bulldog shooters in Saturday’s match with an air rifle score of 568 en route to a second place finish at the fifth Southeastern Air Rifle Conference match of the season at Inouye Marksmanship Center on Saturday. The Cadets finished with a SEARC team total of 2,260, a mere 44 points behind first place N.C. State (2,304).
January 20, 2012
The Citadel Rifle Looks to Start 2012 Conference Slate with a Win at Home on Saturday
The Bulldog rifle team begins conference play again as they host the fifth Southeastern Air Rifle Conference match of the season at the Inouye Marksmanship Center on Saturday afternoon. The Cadets are coming off a first-place showing at the SEARC 4 on Nov. 5, in Spartanburg, S.C.
January 18, 2012
Jackson, Wutzer Fire Personal Bests as Bulldogs Fall to No. 5 Alaska, 4644-4401
The young Citadel marksmen continued to improve in a well fought competition against No. 5 University of Alaska-Fairbanks on Tuesday at the Inouye Marksmanship Center, but it was the Nanooks who came out on top, 4644-4401.
January 17, 2012
Bulldogs Fall to No. 6 Mississippi in Opening NCAA Match of 2012 Slate
Freshman Robert Jackson and junior captain Julia McCullohs led all Bulldog air rifle shooters this weekend as The Citadel Rifle team was downed by Ole Miss, 4638-4373, in the opening NCAA match of 2012.
January 17, 2012
Bulldog Rifle Returns Home to Face No. 5 Alaska
The Citadel Rifle team will compete against No. 6 University of Alaska-Fairbanks on Tuesday at 3 p.m. in the Inouye Marksmanship Center. The Nanooks will make their annual 4,365-mile trek to Charleston to shoot air rifle and smallbore.
January 13, 2012
Bulldog Rifle Opens Winter Slate at Mississippi
The Bulldog Rifle team will take the 11-hour, 648-mile road trip to the campus of the University of Mississippi to take on the sixth ranked Rebels on Saturday. The match will be The Citadel’s first of 2012 and their second NCAA open-match of the season.
November 7, 2011
The Citadel Rifle Team Captures First Place in SEARC 4 Competition
The Bulldog Rifle team shot a team score of 2243 to take first place in the fourth Southeastern Air Rifle conference match of the season on Saturday, Nov. 5, in Spartanburg, S.C. The first-place finish is the Bulldogs’ first since capturing the conference title in March of last season.
November 4, 2011
Bulldog Rifle Heads to the Upstate for SEARC 4 Competition
The Citadel Rifle team will head to Spartanburg, S.C., on Saturday, Nov. 5, to compete in their fourth Southeastern Air Rifle Conference match of the season. The competition will be the final conference match of 2011 before the Bulldogs have a two-month layoff before starting up play again on Jan. 14, 2012.
October 31, 2011
Bulldog Rifle Takes Third in SEARC 3
The Citadel Rifle team, led by junior captain Julia McCullohs, fired a team total of 2245 on Saturday at the third Southeastern Air Rifle Conference match of the season held at the GMC Athletic Center in Milledgeville, Ga.
October 28, 2011
Bulldog Rifle Hits the Road for SEARC 3 in Milledgeville, Ga.
The Citadel Rifle team will hit the road to compete in the third Southeastern Air Rifle Conference match of the season at Georgia Military College in Milledgeville, Ga., on Saturday. The Bulldogs have taken second place in both conference matches this season.
October 24, 2011
The Citadel Rifle Team Falls to UAB in NCAA Open Match
The Citadel Rifle team was downed by University of Alabama-Birmingham, 2235-2222, on Saturday at the Daniel K. Inouye Marksmanship Center. The loss is the first that the Bulldogs have suffered to the Blazers in four years.
October 21, 2011
Bulldog Rifle Set to Host UAB at the Marksmanship Center
The Citadel Rifle team will host the University of Alabama-Birmingham on Saturday, Oct. 22 in the Daniel K. Inouye Marksmanship Center for an open NCAA match. The dual will include both smallbore and air rifle competition.
October 10, 2011
McCullohs and Jackson Lead the Bulldogs to Second Place Finish in SEARC 2
The Bulldogs captured their second consecutive second place finish in conference play on Saturday at the Daniel K. Inouye Marksmanship Center. The Bulldogs also hosted NCAA smallbore and air rifle matches against Columbus State, Jacksonville State and Texas Christian.
October 6, 2011
Bulldog Rifle Set to Host SEARC 2 and NCAA Competition This Weekend
The Daniel K. Inouye Marksmanship will be busy this weekend as The Citadel Rifle team will host matches that will span from Friday, Oct. 7 to Sunday, Oct. 9. The Bulldogs will compete in their second conference match and face Texas Christian, Columbus State and Jacksonville State in their first NCAA match of the season.
October 2, 2011
Wutzer Leads Bulldogs to Second Place Finish at SEARC 1
Freshman William Wutzer led all Bulldog shooters on Saturday with an air rifle mark of 562 at the first Southeastern Air Rifle Conference match of the season. The Bulldogs finished the competition in second place after a tiebreak shootout with North Georgia College and State University.
September 30, 2011
Defending SEARC Champion Bulldogs Head to Dahlonega to Open the Season at SEARC 1
The Citadel rifle team will open the 2011-12 season with a Southeastern Air Rifle Conference match in Dahlonega, Ga. The Bulldogs captured the 2010-11 SEARC title, beating rival N.C. State in four of five conference matches.
September 12, 2011
Bulldog Rifle Volunteers Time at Bear Island Game Management
The Citadel Rifle team spent the day on the Bear Island Game Management area in Colleton County on Saturday, Sept. 10 where they volunteered their time cutting palm fronds for their community service project.
August 18, 2011
2010-11 Moment #7: Rifle Brings Back First SEARC Championship Since 2001
With the 2011-12 season right around the corner, we wanted to take a look back at the past year. We will countdown our Top 10 moments from 2010-11 in the world of Bulldog Athletics. Follow along with us over the next two weeks through Friday, Aug. 26 on CitadelSports.com!