By Kyle Jillson | July 27 2014 19:20

Army marksman holds on to first as defending champ pulls into second at NRA High Power Championship

SSG Shane Barnhart of the United States Army Marksmanship Unit at the NRA High Power Rifle Championships, presented by Remington

Port Clinton, Ohio - Following a tough day on the range that was was split by a rain delay mid-afternoon, SSG Shane Barnhart of the USAMU held his point lead and remains atop the scoreboard half-way through the 2014 High Power Championship.

Now sporting a 1193-64x out of a possible 1200 points, Barnhart shot a 595-28x during today's Navy Cup, Coast Guard Trophy, and Army Cup matches. Barnhart's lead is three points over second place, which now belongs to USAMU teammate and defending High Power national champion SSG Brandon Keith Green and his score of 1190-58x.

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