TCU Tops UTEP Rifle

Josie Burzynski

Josie Burzynski

Jan. 31, 2009

EL PASO, Texas - The UTEP rifle team fell 4618-4563 to TCU on Saturday at the UTEP Rifle Range.

The Miners posted scores of 2304 and 2259 in air rifle and smallbore, respectively, compared with the Horned Frogs' 2329 and 2289.

Josie Burzynski was the Miners' top shooter in smallbore, firing a team-high 578. Alix Moncada followed, posting 570 and Amber Criss (560) and Andrea Palafox (551) followed.

In air gun, it was Moncada who was the top gun for UTEP, securing a score of 582, the only Miner to reach the 580 mark. She was followed by Palafox who shot 578, Burzynski with 576 and Criss who posted a 568 for the day.

The Miners next head to Fort Worth, Texas in a rematch with TCU next week. They return home to face Nevada in the NCAA Qualifier on Feb. 14.



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