Sport: ShootingIMG_3741

Hometown: Mullen, NE

 

What makes Gracie tick?

Describe yourself in three words:
Kind, Thoughtful, Competitive

Why are sports important to you?
Because you get to have fun and meet new people.

What is your biggest accomplishment in your sport?
Placing 3rd at the 2016 Daisy National BB Gun Championship Match in Rogers, AR.

What does a typical day in your training program look like?
Right now it looks like every other day, just with a couple of hours of practice.

Do you have any pre-competition rituals?
Listening to music.

What is your favorite off-season activity?
Hanging out with friends and family, and drawing.

What is one of the things you would put on your “bucket” list?
Visiting Yellowstone National Park.

What is your favorite quote:
I can do all things through him who strengthens me. -Phillipians 4:13-

What is your favorite food?
Anything and everything.

What would you say to someone who is thinking about trying adaptive sports?
I would say to definitely do it. There is nothing holding you back.

Featured In:

Shooting straight – The North Platte Telegraph

Nebraska One on target late to take title – Go Outdoors NE

Despite disabilities, young sharpshooter wins state in Wayne, NE– KTIV NBC

Aimed at glory – The North Platte Telegraph