James Gilliland

STATE

REGION

PRS ID

PART OF

Southeast

#337

2019 PRO Series

FAVORITE GEAR

BOLT GUN SERIES PRO DIVISION

RANK88
OVERALL POINTS76.101

SHOOTER BIO

Jim Gilliland is a Current 17+ year active duty Army veteran Senior Non Commissioned Officer who joined the Army in 1996 – He served in the 3d Bn of the 75th Ranger Regt as an Indirect fire Infantryman (Mortar Gunner), Forward Observer, Sniper, Spotter, RTO, Team Leader, and a Squad Leader. He later deployed twice to Afghanistan with C company 3/75 as a Squad Leader where he participated in the highly televised night combat Airborne Assault in the Helmand providence on 19 Oct 2001. Jim went on to instruct at the NCO academy for 18 months before being assigned to the 3rd Infantry Division. There Jim selected and trained a Sniper Section from scratch in 2004 and deployed for one year as a Sniper Section Leader. Jim’s sniper section was recognized as the best Sniper Section in Iraq in 2005 by the Joint Chief Counter IED Task Force. Jim is accredited with taking a record successful single shot engagement with a 7.62 rifle. Jim was then assigned as a Ranger Instructor at Mountain Phase of the Army’s Ranger school for three years as both tactics and mountaineering instructor. Following that, Jim returned to the 3d ID and completed his second tour in Iraq as a Platoon Sergeant leading a quick Reaction Force and counter IED/Post blast section Leader finishing his time in the 3d ID as a First Sergeant. Jim recently served in the Soldier Requirement Division, Small Arms Branch as the Senior Enlisted Adviser and Branch NCOIC. In this role Jim was directly involved in the selection, refinement and development of all future Army small arms. Currently, MSG Gilliland is working in a Battalion Operations Office which overseas most of the small arms training ranges, schools, and cadre on Fort Benning GA.


BOLT GUN MATCHES (25)

RESULT MATCH SCORE PRS RESULTS
#78 March 2, 2019 Accuracy International Long Range Classic 121.000 76.101
#72 Oct. 27, 2018 CORE Fall Classic 130.000 76.471
#37 Oct. 6, 2018 GAP Grind Bushnell Tactical Pro/Am Finger, Tennessee 150.000 84.746
#46 Sept. 15, 2018 Reveille Peak Ranch Open 85.000 60.284
#49 Aug. 11, 2018 MPA Summer Shootout Blakely, Georgia 119.000 75.796
#57 March 24, 2018 Defiance Long Range Shooting Experience (LRSE) 96.000 68.085
#34 Sept. 2, 2017 The CORE Fall Classic Baker, Florida 115.000 68.047
#62 Aug. 12, 2017 MPA Summer Shootout Presented by Leupold 100.000 67.568
#57 July 14, 2017 Heatstroke Open Camargo, Oklahoma 154.000 72.986
#77 March 25, 2017 Long Range Shooters Experience LRSE presented by Defiance Actions Park City, Kentucky 79.000 57.664
#80 Jan. 27, 2017 2016 PRS Finale Presented by Bushnell Barksdale, Texas 91.000 123.810
#10 Nov. 11, 2016 Nightforce Steel City Precision Rifle Challenge Cusseta, Georgia 145.000 92.357
#84 Oct. 14, 2016 Lone Survivor Foundation PRS Benefit Match presented by Swarovski Navasota, Texas 77.000 57.037
#96 June 10, 2016 Alabama Precision Rifle Challenge presented by Remington 103.000 31.988
#30 May 14, 2016 Masterpiece Arms Precision Rifle Shootout 112.000 74.667
#26 March 18, 2016 Long Range Shooters Experience LRSE presented by Defiance Actions 123.100 78.571
#52 March 5, 2016 2016 Accuracy International Long Range Classic hosted by CORE Baker, Florida 101.100 70.699
#57 Feb. 18, 2016 Bushnell Brawl Kingsville, Texas 87.000 68.504
#54 Oct. 16, 2015 2015 GA Precision/Bushnell “GAP Grind” hosted by K&M PRT Finger, Tennessee 92.000 55.758
#48 July 11, 2015 Heatstroke Open Presented by Third Generation Shooting Supply (Central Qualifier) 179.000 68.846
#14 June 20, 2015 Woody's PRS Match-SE Regional Qualifier Carolina, Carolina 730.000 84.198
#133 May 21, 2015 Snipers Hide Cup 2015 (Rocky Mountain Qualifier) Superior, Colorado 171.000 64.773
#73 April 17, 2015 Long Range Shooting Experience (LRSE) Park City, Kentucky 97.000 64.883
#37 Feb. 20, 2015 Bushnell Brawl 56.000 62.921
#9 March 8, 2014 Woody's Designated Marksman Match Carolina, Carolina 866.000 72.107

REGIONAL SERIES / ONE DAY MATCHES (6)

RESULT MATCH SCORE PRS RESULTS
#19 June 30, 2018 ALABAMA PRECISION SHOOTER'S CHALLENGE Carbon Hill, Alabama 59.000 74.684
#29 June 16, 2018 MPA - Georgia June "1 Day Match" 57.000 60.638
#11 May 12, 2018 MPA - Georgia May 1 Day Match Blakely, Georgia 68.000 79.070
#7 March 31, 2018 CORE Long Range Challenge Series 2/5 Baker, Florida 54.000 84.375
#76 Oct. 7, 2016 2016 GAP Grind Finger, Tennessee 63.300 34.402
#12 Aug. 20, 2016 Alabama Precision Shooters Birmingham, Alabama 69.000 44.231

2018 BEST FINISHES (3)

RESULT MATCH SCORE PRS RESULTS
#7 March 31, 2018 CORE Long Range Challenge Series 2/5 Baker, Florida 54.000 84.375
#11 May 12, 2018 MPA - Georgia May 1 Day Match Blakely, Georgia 68.000 79.070
#19 June 30, 2018 ALABAMA PRECISION SHOOTER'S CHALLENGE Carbon Hill, Alabama 59.000 74.684