Posted: Tuesday, April 1st 2014 at 10:27pm
Riverside rifle team shoots way into state championship match
Members of the Riverside Military air rifle team will compete in the GHSA championships on April 12 in Columbus.
The Riverside Military Academy air rifle team shot its way into the state championship match courtesy a victory over Jordan.
Riverside racked up 1,122 points -- led by Yuwu Xia's 286 out of a possible 300 -- to Jordan's 1,074.
The Eagles will compete for the Georgia High School Association championship at Fort Benning on April 12 in Columbus.
Riverside team members include Benjamin Park, a senior from Seoul, Korea; twin brothers and seniors Yuwen Xia and Yuwu Xia from Dali, China, Yuchen Wang, a junior from Kuming Yunnan, China, Nevan Segraves, an eighth grader from Tennessee, and SoonHyung Kim, a sophomore from Seoul, Korea.
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