Island Pistolmen Beat The Citadel

Parris Island's pistol team took a match from The Citadel, 1,383 — 1,374, here Friday night, avenging a defeat from the Cadets the previous week in Charleston.

The contest ended the season for the Marines with a record of three wins and one loss.

TSgt. Jesse A. Davenport was top shooter for the night, getting a total of 279 out of the possible 300 points.

The Parris Island Boot, January 29, 1954

Team Results
Rank Team Service Branch/Agency Score
1 Parris Island Pistol U.S. Marine Corps 1,383
2 NROTC The Citadel 1,374

Individual Results
Parris Island Team
Rank Name Total Points
1 Davenport 279
2 Matthews 276
3 Snyder 276
4 Crowe 276
5 McMillan 276
Team Total: 1,383

Individual Results
NROTC Team
Rank Name Total Points
1 Thomas 278
2 Smith 276
3 Cogins 275
4 Anong 275
5 Caldwell 270
Team Total: 1,374

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