West Potomac High School Rifle Team
Wolverine Rifle Team
The West Potomac Rifle team competes in the Potomac High School Rifle League, an association of high school rifle teams in the Washington Metro area. The team is open to all high school students. Team members complete in air rifle matches.
Rifle is a Winter Sport at West Potomac, with the season running from October to the end of March. Training for each season begins in October, but competitive opportunities are available for individual rifle team members year-round.
Collegiate and Olympic Level
Riflery is an NCAA collegiate sport. A number of colleges provide athletic scholarship support for rifle shooters. Many West Potomac Rifle Team graduates have gone on to shoot in college, including the Coast Guard Academy, and the Virginia Tech. Rifle is a major international and Olympic sport.
American Legion Junior Shooting Program
Post 24 sponsors the West Potomac Rifle team with funding, coaches, and scholarships. To learn more about the team go to their website: http://www.westpotomacrifle.com