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Wanda Jewell

Full name: Wanda Rae Jewell
Gender: Female
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: June 19, 1954 in Havre, Montana, United States
Country: USA United States
Sport: Shooting

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Wanda Jewell was a small-bore rifle shooter who won a bronze medal at the 1984 Olympics, and also competed in 1988. Jewell competed at the Pan American Games in 1979, 1983, 1987, and 1995, winning six medals, including four golds, and twice finished first in non-medal events. Jewell went to Eastern Washington State University where she was in ROTC (Reserve Officers Training Corp), and in 1976 became an active duty soldier, later assigned to the US Army Marksmanship Unit (USAMU).

In 2000 Jewell became USA Shooting rifle coach, holding that position for two years, when she was named director of operations. She was also a shooting official who worked as a volunteer at many US and international events.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 30 Los Angeles Shooting Women's Small-Bore Rifle, Three Positions, 50 metres United States USA 3 Bronze
1988 Summer 34 Seoul Shooting Women's Small-Bore Rifle, Three Positions, 50 metres United States USA 13T

Women's Small-Bore Rifle, Three Positions, 50 metres

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit PTS PP KP SP SO R1P R2P TP
1984 Summer 30 Los Angeles Shooting United States USA Final Standings 578 194 195 189 39
1984 Summer 30 Los Angeles Shooting United States USA Prone 194 98 96
1984 Summer 30 Los Angeles Shooting United States USA Kneeling 195 96 99
1984 Summer 30 Los Angeles Shooting United States USA Standing 189 94 95
1988 Summer 34 Seoul Shooting United States USA Final Standings 579
1988 Summer 34 Seoul Shooting United States USA Preliminary Round 579 197 196 186
1988 Summer 34 Seoul Shooting United States USA Preliminary Round Prone 197 99 98
1988 Summer 34 Seoul Shooting United States USA Preliminary Round Kneeling 196 96 100
1988 Summer 34 Seoul Shooting United States USA Preliminary Round Standing 186 93 93
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