Great America Rifle Conference

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Great America Rifle Conference
GARC
Established 1998
Association NCAA
Division I
Members 9
Sports fielded
  • Rifle
Website http://www.garcrifle.com

The Great America Rifle Conference (GARC) is a National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) rifle-only conference. The GARC was established for schools that sponsor rifle teams, but do not have rifle sponsored in their respective conferences.[1]

Members[edit]

Current members[edit]

Institution Location Founded Enrollment Nickname Home conference
Army West Point, NY 1802 4,294 Black Knights Patriot League
Akron Akron, OH 1870 25,192 Akron Zips Mid-American Conference
Kentucky Lexington, KY 1864 30,720 Wildcats SEC
Memphis Memphis, TN 1912 20,585 Tigers American Athletic Conference
Navy Annapolis,MD 1845 4,576 Navy Midshipmen Patriot League
NC State Raleigh, NC 1887 34,015 Wolfpack ACC
Nebraska Lincoln, NE 1869 25,260 Cornhuskers Big Ten
Ole Miss Oxford, MS 1848 24,250 Rebels SEC
West Virginia Morgantown, WV 1867 29,175 Mountaineers Big 12

Former members[edit]

Champions[edit]

GARC championships[edit]

Source:[5][6][7]

Year Regular season Tournament
1998 West Virginia West Virginia
1999 West Virginia West Virginia
2000 West Virginia West Virginia
2001 West Virginia Kentucky
2002 Xavier Kentucky
2003 West Virginia Jacksonville State
2004 Army, Kentucky,
Xavier (tie)
Kentucky
2005 Army Nebraska
2006 Nebraska Nebraska
2007 Kentucky Kentucky
2008 Memphis Army
2009 Kentucky Kentucky
2010 West Virginia West Virginia
2011 Kentucky West Virginia
2012 Kentucky West Virginia
2013 Kentucky West Virginia

NCAA Championships[edit]

Source:[8]

  • Army - 2005
  • Kentucky - 2011
  • West Virginia (19) - 1983, 1984, 1986, 1988–93, 1995–98, 2009, 2013-17

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.garcrifle.com/
  2. ^ "OVC Rife Championship Team Results" (PDF). 2013 Ohio Valley Conference Records Book. Ohio Valley Conference Media Relations Office. p. 58. Retrieved August 13, 2013. 
  3. ^ a b "The GARC hands out conference awards". Jacksonville State University Athletics. February 25, 2002. Retrieved September 22, 2011. 
  4. ^ "Xavier discontinues sponsorship of rifle at season's end". November 29, 2004. Retrieved October 20, 2015. 
  5. ^ http://issuu.com/wvusportspub/docs/2012-13rifle-issuux
  6. ^ http://www.wvusports.com/page.cfm?story=20714
  7. ^ http://uknow.uky.edu/content/rifle-leads-garc-championships-through-day-one
  8. ^ https://www.ncaa.com/history/rifle/nc

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