October ViMSAR Match – M1 Carbine side match

This month we had our almost annual M1 Carbine side match. Unless otherwise stated, the carbines shot a similar course of fire as the main match, but with larger or closer target. Five stages, all ten rounds, starting with:

Stage One. From prone supported position, alternate two targets at 300yds.

Alternating targets at 400 and 220yds from sitting supported position. No sight adjustment after the first shot.

A Nevada Sweep on Stage Three, with targets at 300, 250 and 200yds. 250, 200 and 150 for carbine. Two points for all hits on the farthest target. Sitting unsupported.

‘Shoot-til-you-hit, shoot-til-you-miss’ on Stage Four, with targets at 200 and 160yds. 160 and 125 for carbine. Standing position.

The grenade pitch to start the tie breaker, Stage Five. then six pistol rounds at a single 20yd. target. Shooters choice, alternating targets at 220 and 160 yds either from prone unsupported, one point per hit, or standing, two points per hit. Carbines engaged a medium 80yd. target with a small center flapper. Two points for each hit on the flapper.

Possible high score of 72.


1English AndySpringfield M1A.30849
2John StonemanSpringfield M-1.30-0647
3Dan HongSKS7.62×3946
4Jim DrulenskySpringfield M1A.30838
5Walt RobakSpringfield M1A.30834
6Lou PanelliSpringfield M1A.30833
7Spencer WirigJRA M14.30832
8James DaigleSpringfield M-1.30-0631
9Gary PfaffSpringfield M1A.30830
10Kendall JespelsonJRA M14.30827
11Justin WirigSpringfield M-1.30-0626 (64.83 secs)
12Ray GabaldonJRA M14.30826 (136.30 secs)
13Travis StrattonSpringfield M-1.30-0625 (113.09 secs)
14Keith SmithSpringfield M1A.30825 (203.15 secs)
15David SteinSpringfield M-1.30-0623
16Troy PayneSpringfield M1A.30822


M1 Carbine match
1Jim Drulensky47
2Bill Harty41 (115.30 secs)
3Klaus Thoma41 (137.14 secs)
4Miguel Quintanilla36
5Keith Smith35 (113.85 secs)
6Jim Green35 (150.17 secs)
7English Andy28 (129.57 secs)
8Gary Pfaff28 (??? secs)
9Richard Kolkoski22
10Lou Panellii20 (93.25 secs)
11Lou Meiss20 (108.96 secs)


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