Category: ViMSAR

February 2019 ViMSAR Match

A small but hardy group for this month’s match. Cold but bright with light winds. Five stages, all ten rounds. Snipers shot the same course of fire unless otherwise stated.

A hostage scenario on Stage One. Engaging a single 300yd. target from prone supported position. Minus one point for hitting the hostage.

Alternate targets at 400 and 150yds. on Stage Two from sitting supported position. No sight adjustment after the first shot.

Sitting unsupported on Stage Three, sweeping targets at 300, 250 and 200yds. One round on each and repeat.

‘Shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ on Stage Four, from standing position. Targets at 225 and 175yds. Snipers could use any unsupported position.

The grenade pitch to start the tie breaker, Stage Five. Followed by six pistol rounds at a small 20yd. target. Then a Nevada Sweep from any unsupported position. Targets at 220, 160 and 140yds.

Possible high score of 59.


1Marty BridgesSpringfield M1A.30848
2Dan HongSKS7.62×3946 (63.42 secs)
3Mac McAllisterJRA Winchester M14.30846 (89.36 secs)
4Joe BrennanSKS7.62×3940
5Jim DrulenskyLuxenbourg FN-49.30-0639 (100.11 secs)
6Dustin SherrickSpringfield M-1.30-0639 (118.48 secs)
7Steve WeissSpringfield M1A.30836 (69.44 secs)
8Bill BrizzeeJRA BM-59.30836 (85.06 secs)
9John StonemanSpringfield M-1.30-0636 (120.94 secs)
10James DaigleSpringfield M-1.30-0635
11English AndySpringfield M1A.30834 (80.91 secs)
12Walt RobakSpringfield M1A.30834 (121.90 secs)
13Travis LindseySpringfield M-1.30-0633
14Alex FortalezaSpringfield M1A.30828 (110.38 secs)
15Mike CorbettSpringfield M1A.30828 (129.45 secs)
16 Richard KolkoskiSpringfield M1A.30818
17Wayne PerrySKS7.62×3914


Sniper Match
1Marty BridgesSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0650
2John Stoneman-Springfield ‘03-A4.30-0645
3Mac McAllisterSpringfield M1A.30844
4Jim DrulenskySpringfield ‘03-A4.30-0641 (115.72 secs)
5James DaigleSpringfield ‘03-A4.30-0641 (197.90 secs)
6Mike CorbettSpringfield M1A.30839
7Alex FortalezaSpringfield M1A.30834
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January 2019 ViMSAR Match

A huge turnout for this month’s match. Five stages, all ten rounds. Snipers shot the same course of fire unless otherwise stated.

Prone supported on Stage One, alternating targets two targets at 300yds. A ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ scenario on Stage Two, with targets at 400 and 200yds.

From sitting unsupported position.

Sitting supported on Stage Three, engaging targets at 300, 200 and 250yds. Nevada Sweep.

Alternating targets at 250 and 175yds. on Stage Four, from standing position. Two points for all hits on the farther target. Snipers shot from any unsupported position, no bonus points.

The tiebreaker, Stage Five, started with the grenade pitch and then six pistol rounds, alternating targets at 30 and 25yds. Then from any unsupported position, alternate targets at 220 and 160yds.

Possible high score of 64.


1Mac McAllisterJRA Winchester M14.30848
2Jim DrulenskySpringfield M1A.30847 (99.26 secs)
3Jonathan PyneSpringfield M-1.30-0647 (105.99 secs)
4Thomas SmithSpringfield M1A.30845
5Justin AllredSpringfield M1A.30843
6Jake JacobsonSpringfield M1A.30842
7Steve WeissSpringfield M1A.30841
8Bobby RamsaySpringfield M-1.30-0639 (133.05 secs)
9James DaigleSpringfield M-1.30-0639 (138.10 secs)
10Daniel WirigPTR/917.62×3938
11Robert FenstererSpringfield M-1.30-0637 (81.96 secs)
12Dustin SherrickSpringfield M-1.30-0637 (113.61 secs)
13Bill BrizzeeLjungman AG-42B6.5×5536 (84.53 secs)
14Mike CorbettJRA Winchester M14.30836 (134.30 secs)
15Marshall WirigFN FAL.30834
16Walt RobakSpringfield M1A.30832
17Dan HongSKS7.62×3931
18Don BauerCetme.30829
19English AndyAlbanian SKS7.62×3928 (63.21 secs)
20Christopher GalbreathSpringfield M-1.30-0628 (130.85 secs)
21Dustin WirigJRA M-14.30826
22Lou PanelliSpringfield M-1.30-0624 (119.72 secs)
23Dale SherrickFN-498×5724 (186.73 secs) (DNF)
24J.P. WirigFN FAL.30823
25Austin WirigAR-22.22 LR22 (Junior)
26Travis LindseySpringfield M1A.30820 (125.90 secs)
27Keith SmithSpringfield M-1.30-0620 (170.42 secs)
28Amy PyneSpringfield M-1.30-0618 (176.65 secs)
29Richard KolkoskiSpringfield M-1.30-0618 (232.03 secs)
30Bruce HenrySpringfield M1A.30817
31Richard TreesSKS7.62×3916
32Edwin MonadianSpringfield M1A.30810
Sniper Match
1Joe BrennanMauser K-988mm-0655
2Justin AllredSpringfield ‘03-A1.30-0651
3Bobby RamsayFinn Nagant M-397.62x54R47
4Mac McAllisterSAI M1A.30845
5Jim GreenYugo Mauser.30844
6Joe BallEnfield.303 Brit41
7James DaigleSpringfield ‘03-A4.30-0639
8Wayne PerryMauser K-98.30838
9Kevin SolanFN FAL.30837 (110.10 secs)
10Marty BridgesSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0637 (190.23 secs)
11Jim DrulenskySpringfield M1A.30835
12Russ WeberMauser K-988mm-0634
13Mike CorbettSAI M1A.30831
14Ken RaganTiger7.62x54R28
15Klaus ThomaSpringfield ‘03-A3.30-0613 (DNF)
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December ViMSAR Match

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

A hostage scenario on Stage One, engaging a single 300yd. target. Minus points for hitting hostage. From prone supported position.

Alternating targets at 400 and 200yds. on Stage Two, from sitting supported position. Bonus points for all hits on the far target.

A shooter’s choice on Stage Three, between a medium and large 300yd. target, alternating with a smaller 150yd. target. Bonus points for all hits on the smaller 300yd. target. Sitting unsupported position.

A ‘shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ scenario on Stage Four, with targets at 225 and 175yds. From standing position. Sitting unsupported for snipers.

The tie breaker, Stage Five, started with the grenade pitch and then six pistol rounds at a tall, skinny 30yd. target. Then from any unsupported position, engage targets at 220, 160 and 120yds, Nevada Sweep.

Possible high score of 69.

1Dan SullivanSpringfield M1A.30848
2Marty BridgesSpringfield M1A.30843
3English AndyAlbanian SKS7.62×3942 (76.92 secs)
4Christopher GalbreathSpringfield M-1.30-0642 (122.89secs)
5Joe BrennanSKS7.62×3941
6Steve WeissSpringfield M1A.30839
7John StonemanSpringfield M-1.30-0638
8Stephanie WeissSpringfield M1A.30837 (116.75 secs)
9James DaigleSpringfield M1.30-0637 (175.31 secs)
10Dale SherrickLjungman AG-42B6.5×5536
11Troy PayneSpringfield M1A.30835
12Lou PanelliSpringfield M1.30-0634
13Jim DrulenskyVenezuelan FN-497×5733
14Travis LindseyNorinco SKS7.62×3929
15Dave NeelyJRA M1A.30828 (96.73 secs)
16Bruce HenryTokarev SVT-407.62x54R28 (146.56 secs)
17Dave PearsonFN FAL.30825
Sniper Match
1John StonemanSpringfield ‘03-A4.30-0660
2Steve FranksSpringfield M-1903.30-0653
3Jim DrulenskyMauser7×5752
4James DaigleSpringfield ‘03-A4.30-0651
5Troy PayneSmith Corona ‘03-A3.30-0643
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