Bears Prepare for National Championships

NEW LONDON, Conn. -- The Bears have earned invites to the Collegiate Nationals in four pistol team events. The team is seeded, 5th in Free Pistol, 6th in Air Pistol, and 7th in Standard Pistol. The Women's Sport Pistol team is seeded 5th. Four individual invites were garnered by Senior Brian Hills in three events (Free, Air, and Standard), freshman Emily Burlison in Free, junior co-captain Hannah Cronin in Women's Sport, and junior Corrin Nolin in Women's Air and Women's Sport.

The Championships will take place March 9-13 in Fort Benning, Ga.

This is the first time in two years that the Bears' have been invited to the Nationals in team events. This is a great opportunity for the Bears to show the other programs how well they have improved.