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Shooting Star Gray Wins Gold

Pa. native sets Olympic records in Women's 50M Rifle, 3 Positions

By Dan Stamm
|  Saturday, Aug 4, 2012  |  Updated 10:43 AM EDT
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Jamie (Beyerle) Gray took home gold in Women's 50m Rifle 3 Positions.

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Pennsylvania-native Jamie (Beyerle) Gray was right on the mark Saturday morning when she set an Olympic final record on her way to gold in Women’s 50-Meter Rifle, 3 Positions.

Gray summed up her morning best in a post to Twitter.

"Great day on the range! Olympic Gold and 2 records, can't ask for more! #London2012"

Gray, who hails from Lebanon, took an Olympic record in qualification (592) into the final where she scored a 99.9 for a final score of 691.9 easily holding off challenges from Serbia’s Ivana Maksimovic and Czech Republic’s Adela Sykorova.

WATCH: Gray's golden shooting

She clinched gold with a final shot of 10.8 -- just 0.1 from being perfect.

Gray is part of a shooting family, her husband Hank is a member of the U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit.

The 50M Rifle gold gives Gray a golden conclusion to her Olympics. She placed fifth in 10M Air Rifle last Saturday.

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