By Lars Dalseide | August 1 2014 09:32

2010 Long Range High Power Rifle winner Sherri Gallagher traded range time for jump time

Sherri Gallagher with rifle and gear at Camp Perry

Port Clinton, Ohio - A few years ago, Staff Sergeant Sherri Jo Gallagher was on top of the world. NRA National Long Range High Power Champion, Solider of the Year, and subject of a Sports Illustrated article that caller her “one bad ass girl”. It’s difficult to imagine a shooter achieving much higher acclaim. And then she was gone.

After years as of competitive shooting, holding a spot on the much heralded United States Army Marksmanship Unit, and representing her country in competitions abroad, Gallagher walked away from a signature passion into one few - beyond family and friends - in the firearm community would ever imagine.

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