Skyhawk Rifle | Kelly James
2013-14: Continued her impressive career with a a season-high 576 on three different occasions, Ole Miss on Sep. 28, North Georgia on Oct. 14, and against Ohio State on Nov. 3…Season-best 565 score in smallbore against Columbus State on Oct. 13...Named to the OVC’s Commissioner Honor Roll and was also named to the CRCA All-Academic Team.
2012-13: Tallied a season-best smallbore score of 575 in the NCAA Qualifier at Murray State on Feb. 16...Chalked up a season-high 578 air rifle score at Murray State on Sept. 30.
2011-12: Earned a season-high air rifle score of 576 against Murray State on Sept. 24...Fired a season-best 564 smallbore score at Ole Miss on Oct. 2...Named to the OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll and was also named to the CRCA All-Academic team.
BEFORE UTM: Shot with the Antietam (Md.) Junior Rifle Club, one of the most respected programs on the East Coast and alma mater of former Skyhawk team captain Rob Burrows (2006-10)...Coached by Norris Diefenderfer at Glenelg High School, she has extensive experience in both air rifle and smallbore, finishing in the top half of the field at the 2010 National Smallbore Championships and has competed in the National Junior Olympic Championships in Colorado Springs, Colo. on two different occasions.
PERSONAL: Born on Oct. 9, 1993...Daughter of Kirk and Joyce James...Has two siblings, Hunter (14) and Victoria (6)...Major is undecided.