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400 Cameron Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22313-0402

American Legion Alexandria Post 24

                                                    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:


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