Assistant Coach - Rifle
Coach Kevin Gray has trained and supported LU Rifle Team for 2 years and the 4H Shooting Sports Program for more than 15 years. He is a 4H certified coach in rifle, pistol, and shotgun. He is also an NRA certified Range Safety Officer and Smallbore Rifle Coach. He has prepared LU Rifle for competition in the WIRC Conference and for success at sectional and national NRA Intercollegiate Rifle championships. In addition to training national match winning Liberty University athletes he has trained and coached youth and young adult teams that have earned a variety of awards at regional, state, and national levels in disciplines as varied as 4 position BB gun, 3 position smallbore rifle (precision and light rifle), 3 position air rifle (precision and sporter), progressive position air pistol, sport pistol, and smallbore rifle silhouette (light rifle).
Kevin is a competitor and coach in several shooting sports disciplines. As a junior shooter he competed as a member of Trinity High School Rifle team and Frazier-Simplex Junior Rifle Team. As a junior shooter he was a varsity team member of a WPIAL championship team, and a first runner up WPIAL team. As a youth and adult competitor he has competed in precision smallbore rifle, national match rifle, and national match pistol. He has several decades of military experience and qualified no less than expert in every rifle and pistol qualification ever completed with 4 different models of rifles and pistols. As an adult competitor he was team captain and firing member of both the MACG-28 rifle team and the pistol team at the USMC Eastern Division Matches.