Regional League results

On 24 FEB, we concluded the high school season with the Potomac High School Rifle League regional match.  The team finished in second place with a score of 2406.0, 14 points behind the winner, Woodson High School. Our top three shooters were Sam N with a 606.7, Emory B 605.5, and Annika C 600.6.  

Additionally, the league awarded individual awards based on regular season averages.  Robinson awardees:  Honorable Mention- Sienna W, Jackson W, Ella D, and Aidan M.  Second Team: Sam N and Emory B.  First Team Annika C.  

Congratulations to the team and all of the individual awardees.  

Photos from the regional match are on our Flikr site at <https://flic.kr/s/aHBqjBfwQR>

Final match of the season

On Saturday 3 FEB 2024, the team ended the 2023-2024 PHSRL season with a win against the Mavericks to finish the season with 5 wins and 2 losses. The final score was 1595.1 to 1565.0. Our top three shooters were Annika C with a 403.7, Samuel N with a 402.8 and Aidan M with a personal best 395.7. The Junior Varsity team also won 1488.0 to 1350.3 to raise their record to 4 wins and 2 losses. Looking forward to the PHSRL Regional Match on Saturday 17 FEB 2024.

Match on 31 JAN 2024

Tonight, the Robinson Rifle Team took a tough loss to the Lake Braddock Bruins 1592.0 to 1603.3. Our top three shooters were Annika C 403.8, Samuel N 398.0 and Emory B 396.8. The Ram Rifle team now has 4 wins and 2 losses on the season. The Junior Varsity team also lost 1528.2 to 1532.8. One match left this season, let’s go! #RamPride

23 JAN 2024 Match vs. Centreville

We defeated the Centreville Wildcat Rifle Team 1611.0 to 1509.4 on Senior Night. The Rams now have 5 wins and 1 loss on the season. The top three shooters were Annika C 411.7, Sam N 402.6 and senior Emory B 398.9. Our other senior Jake H shot a solid 355.4. The Ram Rifle Junior Varsity team also won 1504.8 to 1178.0 to raise their record to 4 wins against 1 loss.

Woodson match, 17 JAN 2024

The team took a tough loss to our rivals from Woodson High School 1585.8 to 1599.0 to bring our season record to 3 wins and 1 loss. Our top three shooters were Annika C with a 404.2, Emory B 397.8, and Sam N/Sienna W tied for third with 391.9. Strong effort, stay focused, Team!

Junior Olympics results

On 13 JAN 2024, we had 8 team members compete in the Virginia State Junior Olympic Qualifier for Air Rifle. Our top 3 athletes were Annika C 584-32x (who received an automatic Junior Olympic qualifying score, earned 3rd place for the state, and was 2nd in the state in her age category), Emory B 577-32x and Sam N 567-23x. Both should receive selections to the Junior Olympics for men’s Air Rifle. Other athletes may receive nominations based on availability and scores across the US. Thanks to all the competitors for representing our sport this Olympic year.

3 JAN 2024 Match Results

We defeated the West Springfield Spartans 1599.6 to 1583.0 for our third win of the season. Our top three shooters were Annika C with a personal best 408.3, Emory B with 403.9 and Sam N with 399.3.

Another win on the road in Falls Church

In our second match of the season the Robinson Rifle Team out-shot the Yorktown Patriots 1559.1 to 1501.2 for our second win of the season. Our top three shooters were Annika C 402.9, Jackson W 394.0 and Matthew A 381.5. Our next match is against West Springfield on 3 January 2024.

2022-2023 Season Recap

On December 7, 2022, we defeated the Washington-Liberty Generals 1147 to 1022 in our first Potomac High School Rifle League match of the year. Our top three shooters were Emory B 291-15x(center shots), Cassidy R 289-16x, and Samuel N 285-12x.

The Robinson Rifle Team was defeated on January 5, 2023 by the WT Woodson Cavaliers 1156 to 1129 in our second Potomac High School Rifle League match of the year. Our top three shooters were Jackson W 285-16x(center shots), Emory B 285-14x, and Sienna W 283-15x.

January 11 we squeaked by the Lake Braddock Bruins 1154 to 1152 to get the win and raise our season record to 2 wins and 1 loss. Our top 3 shooters were Cassidy R 292-11x(center shots), Samuel N 289-15x and Emory B 288-12x.

The Robinson Rams defeated the IWLA Mavericks 1144 to 1113 on January 18 in our fourth Potomac High School Rifle League match of the season to bring our record to 3 wins and 1 loss. Our top three shooters were Cassidy R 291-17x(center shots), Sienna W 285-14x and Emory B 285-12x.

On Tuesday Tuesday, January 24, the team lost to the West Springfield Spartans 1166 to 1149.  Our top three shooters were Cassidy R 295-19x(center shots) with the high score for the match, Jackson W 288-20x and Samuel N 284-16x.

Saturday, January 28, the Robinson Rifle team overpowered the Centreville High School Wildcats 1145 to 1106 to bring our season record to 4 wins and 2 losses. Our top three shooters were Cassidy R 294-15x, Jackson W 289-15x and Emory B 285–15x.

In our last high school league regular season match of the year, the team defeated the Landon (MD) School Bears 1135 to 1082. We finished the season with a 5 and 2 record tied for third place in the league. Our top three shooters last night were Cassidy R 291-14x(center shots), Samuel N 284-12x, and Sienna W 281-13x.

On Saturday, February 18, we concluded the Potomac High School Rifle League Winter Sports season with the Regional Match.  We didn’t do as well as we hoped, finishing fourth of the ten teams.  Our top three shooters in the match were Cassidy R 584-34x, Emory B 576-26x and Samuel N 572-29x.  For our seniors, congratulations on your achievements. For returning athletes, let’s learn from this and build toward next season! 

Team alum Lucas K helps TeamUSA take silver in Tokyo

The Tokyo 2020 Olympics featured a new event, the 10-meter air rifle mixed team competition.

Class of 2013 alumni and two-time Olympian Lucas Kozeniesky and his partner Mary Tucker clicked as a team to earn a silver medal for the United States at the Asaka Shooting Range on July 27, 2021.

Full story: https://www.teamusa.org/News/2021/July/27/Lucas-Kozeniesky-And-Mary-Tucker-Take-Silver-In-Air-Rifle-Mixed-Team

Other photos: https://flickr.com/photos/113515359@N08/sets/72157719633736984

NBC Sports broadcast: https://youtu.be/aoLw-rpI1CI