Gold Medal goes to US Men’s Air Rifle Team in New Dehli World Cup
By angelamontana

Posted: March 23, 2021

In shooting news, TeamUSA.org posted an article stating that the US Men’s Air Rifle Team won a gold medal in New Dehli, India.

After winning an individual gold medal Saturday in 10-meter air rifle, Lucas Kozeniesky added another one Sunday in the team event alongside Will Shaner and Tim Sherry at the world cup in New Delhi, India.

The U.S. men were second in the first round of qualifying and tops in the second, setting up a match with the hosts for the gold medal. They ended up taking the title 16-14, with South Korea winning the bronze medal over Iran. While Kozeniesky, 25, adds to his medal haul, it’s the first career world cup medal for Shaner, 19, and Sherry, 26.

CLICK HERE to read the full article by Todd Kortemeier.

 

Photo caption: Tim Sherry celebrates winning the shooting 50-meter rifle 3 positions competition at the Pan American Games Lima 2019 on July 30, 2019 in Lima, Peru.