Final Free Pistol Olympic Team Member

Nick Mowrer has won the (nomination for the) final US Olympic Team position in Free Pistol, according to the USA-Shooting Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/USA-Shooting-National-Governing-Body-for-Olympic-Shooting-Sports/128642863915. The nomination is made based on the athlete’s performance over several competitions.

Note: If you want to find the above page on your own, be sure to include the hyphen “-” in “USA-Shooting” when doing the search at Facebook.

Results are available as an Excel spreadsheet at the USA Shooting website (http://www.usashooting.org/7-events/match-information) in the “2012 19th Annual USASNC RP/Smallbore Olympic Team Trials” section.

And an article with pictures is at http://www.usashooting.org/news/2012/6/2/252-szarenski-and-mowrer-to-represent-the-usa-in-mens-50m-free-pistol-in-london.

Here are the top eight finishers:

Rank Name Total
1 Daryl Szarenski 1867.8
2 Nick Mowrer 1855.5
3 Brian Beaman 1852.0
4 John Zurek 1847.6
5 Jason Turner 1840.6
6 Jim Henderson 1840.2
7 Will Brown 1839.0
8 Thomas Rose 1836.9

Some notable data points:

  • John Zurek shot a 555 in today’s 600 putting him third in that competition just 4 points behind Daryl Szarenski at 559 and three behind Brian Beaman’s 558,
  • And John fired a 98.0 in today’s final ranking him second in the final after Nick Mowrer’s 100.2, and
  • Jay Shi (Phoenix Rod and Gun Club) finished 14th overall.

Congratulations to all for an extremely well executed three days of competition!

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