Twin Falls’ Brown 12th in first Olympic men’s shooting event

Will Brown
Will Brown USA shooting

Will Brown (Twin Falls High) placed 12th during Saturday’s qualifying round of the men’s 10-meter air pistol competition at the Olympic Games, missing the final by three points in his Olympic debut.

Brown, 24, was the top American in the 46-man field with 577 points. The cut for the eight-man final, won by Vietnam’s Hoang Xuan Vinh, was 580.

Brown will continue his Olympic competition in the 50-meter free pistol Wednesday.