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Army announces winners of International Sniper Competition | ArmyTimes

Army announces winners of International Sniper Competition | ArmyTimes

A team from the Michigan National Guard has won the 16th annual International Sniper Competition, Army officials said.

Sgt. Saykham Keophalychanh and Sgt. Nicholas Mitchell were the top shooters from among more than 40 two-man teams from around the world competing at Fort Benning, Georgia, officials said. The winning team is from Headquarters Company, 3rd Battalion, 126th Infantry Regiment.

U.S. Army teams took all three of the top honors at the competition, which took place Oct. 17-21 on the firing ranges at Fort Benning.

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