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The smallbore standard rifle team championships were held Monday at the Ridgway Rifle Club as part of the NRA National Silhouette Championships.
The overall team champions were â€śB.A.S.S.â€ť That team finished with a total score of 207. Team members are Susan Peery (Churchton, Mass.), Cathy Winstead-Severin (Joplin, Mo.) and Laura Goetsch (Whites Creek, Tenn.) Winstead-Severin had a 77 to lead the team.
Team â€śMexico 1â€ť was the runner-up with a score of 203. Team members are Carlos A. Moreno (Saltillo, Mexico), Gabriel Guerra (Monterrey, Mexico) and Enrique Kuess Jr. (Laredo, Texas). Kuess Jr. had a 73 to pace that team.
In master class, team â€śTexas State Rifle Associationâ€ť won with a score of 199. Team members are Mark Pharr (Round Rock, Texas), Jerry Toreau (Baton Rouge, La.) and Alan Bruce Finley (Calhoun, La.)
Team â€śPennsylvania Rifle & Pistol Association was second with a score of 187. Team members are Ben Marzella (Ridgway), Fred Kielbowick (Ridgway) and Wally Howard (Hazel Hurst). Howard had a 66 for the top score for the team.
Team â€ś2 Hops & A Skipâ€ť placed third in master class, with a total score of 175. Team members are Brian Launer, Ken Haupricht and Kenneth M. Haupricht, all of Johnsonburg. Kenneth M. Haupricht paced the team with a 68.
In the AAA class, team â€śMexico 2â€ť won with a score of 191. Team members are Enrique Kuess Sr. (Laredo, Texas), Angelica Kuess Davila (Laredo, Texas) and Jorge Moreno (Saltillo, Mexico). Kuess Davila had a 71 to pace the team.
The team of â€śHarrisburg Hunters & Anglersâ€ť took second in AAA class with a 176. Team members are Gerold B. Johnson (Duncannon), Randall W. Samick (Harrisburg) and Luke J. Johnson (Marysville). Luke Johnson had a score of 69 to lead the team.
Team â€śRidgway Canadiansâ€ť took third with a 172. Team members are Harold Frey (Waterloo, Ontario, Canada), Peter Sedman (Clifford, Ontario, Canada) and Brad Maxwell (Kitchener, Ontario, Canada). Sedman had a 61 for the top score on the team.
In AA class, team â€śBlue Rock Sportsman Club Juniorsâ€ť won with a score of 136. Team members are Amanda Ruffner (McVeytown), Tyler S. Bonson (Reedsville) and Alex Pierce (Lewistown). Bonson led with a score of 57.
In A class, team â€śMichi-Gunsâ€ť won with a score of 103. Team members are Larry Medler (Taylor, Mich.), Frederick Janeczko (Sterling Heights, Mich.) and Deon Germishuizen (Windsor, Ontario, Canada).