Monday's competition includes the individual Palma matches.The NRA High Power Rifle Long Range Championship awards ceremony will be held in the evening.This year's Wimbledon Cup winner is Norman Crawford (Fayetteville, NC) who won the shootoff with a score of 100-5X.In second place was John Whidden (Nashville, GA), and rounding out the top three was Jon Howell (Bear, DE), who also won High Senior.But he was too late to save Icey Sloan-Hawkins, 18, her mother, Velvet Sloan, told The Tennessean.Benny Birchfield, 79, the widower of the late Jean Shepard, was found in his front yard on Elnora Court with stab wounds just after 3 a.m.High Junior was Gabrielle Pitre (Louisville, KY) with 781-25X.High Grand Senior was Jon Rhynard (Haughton, LA) scoring 781-26X.
Hawkins, who had been dating Sanders, was taken to a hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
The Wimbledon Cup is one of the most historic rifle matches conducted by the NRA dating back to 1875.
It's an any rifle match with no restrictions for sights, where competitors fire 20 shots prone at 1,000 yards.
Dennis Casey (Littleton, CO) was High Senior, scoring 197-11X. Keith Hoverstad (Raleigh, NC) had the high score, finishing with a score of 792-36X.
Hoverstad's score also earned him High Senior honors.