MSG Mango 2016 National Championships

MSG Robert Mango added a number of National Championships to his extensive list of wins during the 2016 Pistol Nationals.

MSG Mango won the US Army Reserve Memorial for being the 1st place Reservist in National Trophy Individual.

The General Mellon Trophy was awarded to MSG Mango for being the 1st place Army competitor in the National Trophy Team match.

The Military Police Corps Trophy is for MSG Mango shooting the high overall score in the National Trophy Team match.

MSG Mango also won the President’s Pistol Trophy for winning the President’s Pistol Match.

CMP .22 Rimfire Pistol Distinguished

The Civilian Marksmanship Program created the .22 Rimfire EIC Pistol Match to its lineup of competitive events in 2015. The course of fire is a modified version of the National Match Course with elements of International pistol courses added in, requiring competitors to start in low ready prior to timed and rapid fire strings. “Leg” points are earned in this event in the same manner as other Excellence In Competition events.

Despite being only a year old, three members of the USARCMP have earned their Distinguished badges in this event.

MSG Rob Mango

SSG Jonathan Rosene received the .22 Rimfire Pistol Distinguished Badge as well as finishing 3rd overall in the NRA .22 Preliminary Match

MAJ MAJ Thomas Bourne received .22 Rimfire Pistol Distinguished Badge and his first President's Hundred award.

2016 Pistol Nationals: SGT Mowrer

SGT Nick Mowrer started of the Nationals at the Canton-McKinley Regional Pistol Match taking 1st place in the .22 aggregate with a 892 and finishing as 1st place Master. During the NRA Nationals, SGT Mowrer was High Reservist, winning the Army Reserve Trophy.

SGT Mowrer won the Army Reserve Trophy for being the High Reservist at the NRA Pistol Nationals

NRA Preliminary Team Match

USARCMP shooters took first place in the NRA Preliminary Team Match during the 2016 Pistol National Matches. This event has three shooters firing a mix of .22, Centerfire, and .45 pistols. SGT Mowrer (.22), SSG Rosene (Centerfire), MSG Mango (.45) won the event.

From right, Team Captain LTC Schultz, MSG Mango, SGT Mowrer, and SSG Rosene won first place in the NRA Preliminary Team Match