UK Rifle’s 2016 Postseason Awards Announced

LEXINGTON, Ky.  – Kentucky picked up five All-America honors and seven Scholastic All-America awards for the 2015-16 season.

Hanna Carr led UK with a first-team selection to the National Rifle Association All-America team in smallbore, a second-team selection in air rifle and a second-team selection from the Collegiate Rifle Coaches Association, which accounts for combined scores.

Heather Kirby was UK’s lone first-team member in air rifle for the second year in a row.

Sonya May was named to the second team in air rifle. She is now a six-time All-American

Kentucky had seven CRCA Scholastic All-Americans: Billy Azzinaro, Jenna Bethea, Carr, Kirvy, May, Cathryn Papasodora and Jason Spaude.

The Kentucky rifle team finished fifth at the 2016 NCAA Championships, and second at the Great American Rifle Conference Championships.

NRA All-America Team
First Team Air Rifle

Heather Kirby

Second Team Air Rifle
Hanna Carr
Sonya May

First Team Smallbore
Hanna Carr

CRCA Second Team All-America (Combined)
Hanna Carr

CRCA Scholastic All-Americans
Billy Azzinaro
Jenna Bethea 
Hanna Carr
Heather Kirby
Sonya May
Cathryn Papasodora
Jason Spaude