Sophomore Sarah Osborn of the West Virginia University rifle team finished second in the women’s 50m rifle 3 positions at the 2019 National Junior Olympic Shooting Championships (NJOSC) on April 18 at the Olympic Shooting Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
A native of Hampton, Virginia, Osborn finished first in the final with a 455.5 total, earning eight additional points toward her final score of 2331. Osborn shot a match score of 2323 with relay totals of 1165 and 1158.
Osborn’s second-place finish earns her an appointment to the United States National Junior Team and a berth to the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Cup. Along with freshman Jared Eddy, Osborn will compete at the International Shooting Sport Federation (ISSF) Junior World Cup for Rifle/Pistol/Shotgun in Suhl, Germany, July 12-20.
Earlier this week, Osborn finished ninth in the women’s 10m air rifle on April 15, shooting 620.0 and 616.6 in the relays for a final score of 1236.6.