Broken Arrow, Oklahoma –-(Ammoland.com)- RISE Armament, a premier manufacturer and supplier of AR triggers, components, and firearms, is proud to announce that several members of its competitive shooting team tallied impressive finishes in recent events.
Rick Peeler grabbed a top spot in the Missouri State Steel Challenge Championship on June 15 while competing in Newberg, MO. Peeler took first place in the Master Class Rimfire Rifle Open Division with a RISE Armament rifle equipped with the RA-535 Advanced-Performance Trigger.
At just 16 years old, Jon Wiedell won Open Division in the Nordic Vortex Tri-Gun Competition, which took place in Forest Lake, MN. Competing against a stacked field, Wiedell’s finish secured him the Top Junior award and a strong second-place finish overall. Wiedell also performed extremely well at the Zombies in the Heartland event in Grand Island, NE, where he finished first in the Open Division and first overall. Wiedell is running the RISE RA-535 Advanced-Performance Trigger and RA-1010 Low-Mass Bolt Carrier Group.
“It’s always exciting to see the members of Team RISE excel,” stated Matt Torres, president of RISE Armament. “Having highly skilled shooters behind quality products is an excellent recipe that we hope to continue to duplicate in the future.”
Team RISE members Dillen Easley, Garrett Grover, and Ryan Reed have also had excellent shoots throughout the course of May and June. Easley finished tenth out of 300 shooters at the Zombies in the Heartland match. During the Oklahoma USPSA Section Championship, Reed finished first in the Master Class PCC Division, while Grover, Team RISE captain, was the Oklahoma Limited Division State Champion and High Military.
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