Kirsten Joy Weiss



Olympic Style 3-pos and Prone Smallbore

Performance Shooting/Trick Shots


Lapua .22 LR ammunition



Performance Shooting/Trick Shot Highlights Include:

Splitting A Playing Card At Distance:

Shooting Accurately Without Sights:

Blowing Out A Candle With A Bullet:

Hitting A  Flying Baseball In the Air With A Rifle:

Shooting A Pistol Accurately While Hanging Upside Down From A Tree:

And much more :



Performance Shooting/Trick Shot Highlights include:

Shooting An Eraser Off A Pencil:

Shooting And Exploding A Car From A Helicopter:

3 Dimes At 30 Paces:

Shooting The Tip Off A Pencil:

And Much More:



Women’s National Champion - NRA National Smallbore Championships

NRA National Smallbore Championships – Silver Medal Overall

Olympic Short-List

Top Performing US Athlete - Munich World Cup

U.S. Olympic Trials – 8th place overall


Champion of Champions Match/Fall Selections 2nd Place Silver Medal

National Championships Top 8 

Spring Selections Top 8

Rocky Mountain Games Top 8

Rocky Mountain Games Prone Super Final



Champion of Champions Match/Fall Selections top 4

Spring Selections Top 5



NRA Second-Team All-American, Smallbore

CRCA Second-Team All-Collegiate, Smallbore


NCAA Individual Second Place Smallbore

CRCA Second-Team All-Collegiate, Smallbore

NRA First-Team All-American, Smallbore

First-Team NRA All-Collegiate, Smallbore

First-Team All-GARC, Smallbore

Czech Liberation Cup

Second-Team All-GARC, Combined

Honorable-Mention All-GARC, Air Rifle


ISSF World Championships Shooting Team

Junior Prone National Champion

Second place in junior smallbore, third place in open prone at nationals

NRA Second-Team All-American, Smallbore

Second-Team GARC All-Conference, Smallbore

Junior Olympic National Runner-Up, Smallbore

Gold - Junior Women’s World Team Tryout


USA Shooting National Development Team (2005-2008)

Four-time Big 12 Commissioner’s Fall Honor Roll (2004-2007)

Four-time Big 12 Commissioner’s Spring Honor Roll (2005- 2008)

Off the range, Weiss excelled in the classroom, capturing spots on the Big 12 Commissioner's Honor Roll in both the fall and spring semesters. She finished her Husker career with eight spots on the league academic honor roll and a 3.8 overall GPA.

Before Nebraska

Weiss competed as a junior shooter for Coach Erin Gestl at Palmyra Sportsmen. She took second place in the Junior Sharpshooter competition at Camp Perry, Ohio, in 2003, falling just one point short of championship wares. Weiss took first place at National Guard competitions in Pennsylvania and Arkansas in 2004, and won an individual gold medal in the outdoor three-position smallbore at the 2004 International Junior match in Bisley, England. Her team also claimed a gold medal in smallbore and a bronze medal in air rifle in the same match.









Kirsten Joy Weiss