Category: ViMSAR

July 2021 ViMSAR Match

Hot with light winds for this month’s match. Five stages, all ten rounds, with two bonus rounds possible. Snipers shot the same course of fire unless otherwise stated.

Stage One, the tie breaker, started with the grenade pitch and six pistol rounds at a large 25yd. target. Then from any unsupported position, a shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss scenario with medium targets at 200 and 150yds.

Snipers had one small and one medium 200yd. target.

Alternating targets at 300 and 220yds on Stage Two. Prone supported.

Sitting supported on Stage Three, alternating targets at 400 and 250yds. Two bonus shots available for cleaning the 400yd. target..

A Nevada Sweep on Stage Four, with targets at 300, 175 and 220yds. Sitting unsupported.

Alternate targets at 200 and 160yds. on Stage Five from standing position. Snipers alternated two 400yd. targets from sitting supported position.

Possible high score of 61.

 

PlaceShooterRifleCaliberScore
1English AndyLjungman AG42B6.5×5547
2Brandon PierceSpringfield M1.30-0644
3Lou PanelliSpringfield M1A.30843 (79.42 secs)
4Troy PayneSpringfield M1A.30843 (172.55 secs)
5Bill BrizzeeLjungman AG42B6.5×5540 (176.76 secs)
6James DaigleSpringfield M1.30-0640 (182.01 secs)
7Richard PughSpringfield M1A.30825 (82.44 secs)
8Richard KolkoskiSpringfield M1A.30825 (283.89 secs)
Sniper Match
PlaceShooterRifleCaliberScore
1Charlie PittmanFN Mauser M986.5×5547
2Joe BrennanChilean Mauser M19127.63×5346
3Luca BarbieriFinn Nagant M-397.62x54R43
4Travis LindseySpringfield M1903.30-0641 (145.66 secs)
5Miguel QuintanillaSwiss K-317.5×5541 (332.24 secs)
6Klaus ThomaSpringfield M1A.30838
7Dave NeelySwedish Mauser M-966.5×5536
8Joe BallEnfield No.4Mk.I.303Brit14
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June 2021 ViMSAR Match

A small but mighty crowd braved the heat for this month’s match. Five stages, all ten rounds. Snipers shot the same course of fire unless otherwise stated.

The tie breaker, Stage One, started with the grenade pitch and then six pistol rounds at a medium 20yd. target. Engage a single 150yd. target, five rounds, from standing position and five more rounds at a 200yd. target from kneeling position. Snipers engaged a medium and small 200yd. target, sitting unsupported.

Alternate two targets at 300yds on Stage Two, prone supported.

A ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ scenario on Stage Three with targets at 400 and200yds. Prone unsupported position.

Sitting supported on Stage Four, alternating targets at 300 and 220yds.

Another  ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ scenario on Stage Five with targets at 200 and 160yds. Standing position. Snipers shot the same, but with two 400yd targets, sitting supported.

The unofficial flavor of the month was the US Rifle, M1. Also known as the Garand.

Possible high score of 59.

 

PlaceShooterRifleCaliberScore
1Mac McAllisterUS Rifle, M1.30-0649
2John StonemanUS Rifle, M1.30-0645
3Joe BrennanUS Rifle, M1.30-0642
4English AndyUS Rifle, M1.30-0640
5Miguel QuintanillaUS Rifle, M1.30-0637
6Dale SherrickUS Rifle, M1.30-0632
7Steve WeissSpringfield M1A.30831 (79.76 secs)
8Dave NeelyUS Rifle, M1.30-0631 (149.94 secs)
9JC LopezUS Rifle, M1.30-0628
10Luca BarbieriUS Rifle, M1.30-0626
11Adam TheisSKS7.62×3925
12Jared TheisSKS7.62×3918
Sniper Match
PlaceShooterRifleCaliberScore
1Charlie PittmanFN Mauser 986.5×5539
2James DaigleSpringfield ’03-A4.30-0636
3Jim GreenYugo Mauser M-24/47.30814 (DNF)
4Klaus ThomaSwedish Mauser M-386.5×552 (DNF)
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May 2021 ViMSAR Match

A small but hearty group turned out for this month’s match, to contend with strong gusting winds. Five stages, all ten rounds. Snipers shot the same course of fire unless otherwise stated.
The tie breaker, Stage One, started with the grenade pitch and six pistol rounds at a medium 25yd. target. From sitting unsupported position, engage targets at 200 and 160yds, five rounds each. Snipers engaged two 200yd. targets.
Prone supported on Stage Two, alternating targets at 300 and 200yds.
A ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ scenario on Stage Three, with targets at 400 and 200yds. Sitting unsupported.
Sitting supported on Stage Four, engaging targets at 300, 200 and 300yds, Nevada Sweep.
Sweeping targets at 200, 160 and 120yds on Stage Five from standing position. Snipers alternated two small 400yd. targets, sitting supported.
Possible high score of 59.

 

PlaceShooterRifleCaliberScore
1Mac McAllisterSpringfield M1.30-0638
2Stephanie WeissSKS7.62×3934
3Travis LindseyBeretta BM-59.30830 (109.97 secs)
4J.C. LopezSpringfield M1.30-0630 (128.02 secs)
5Marty BridgesSpringfield M1.30-0627
6Lou PanelliTokarev SVT-407.62x54R26 (80.19 secs)
7Richard KolkoskiSpringfield M1.30-0626 (309.53 secs)
8Don PitchfordJRA M-14.30816
9English AndyNoneN/A0
Sniper Match
PlaceShooterRifleCaliberScore
1Joe BrennanChilean Mauser M-1912.30842
2John StonemanSpringfield ’03-A4.30-0639 (212.06 secs)
3Wayne PerrySpanish Mauser M-19166.5×5539 (254.52 secs)
4James DaigleSpringfield ’03-A4.30-0639 (269.38 secs)
5Charlie PittmanMauser K-986.5×5538
6Klaus ThomaSwedish Mauser6.5×5536
7James GuindonChilean Mauser M-1912.30821
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