COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio State pistol team remained undefeated (6-0) in open competition with a 6,292 to 6,264 victory at The Citadel. The Buckeyes won open free pistol, 2,012 to 1,969. The Bulldogs of The Citadel won the standard pistol event, 2,128 to 2,096 to cut the Ohio State lead to 11 points. OSU sealed the victory with a 2,184 to 2,167 win in air pistol. In the air event, Blake Reburn scored a 548, Bryan Basenback a 544 and Joe Totts a 540.
The women’s team (1-2) earned their first victory of the season with a 2,626 to 2,176 win over The Citadel. OSU’s Amanda Watters posted a 358 in women’s air pistol while Kim Hullings scored a 540 in sport pistol.
Next week, Ohio State will host the Winter Open at the Lt. Hugh W. Wylie Range in Converse Hall. The event begins Friday at 3:50 p.m. and continues Saturday at 7:50 a.m.