Kenai’s Cooper takes 86th at worlds

  • By Staff Report
  • Saturday, January 30, 2016 11:30pm
  • Sports

Kenai Central graduate Travis Cooper was 86th in the junior men’s 10-kilometer sprint Saturday at the IBU Youth/Junior World Biathlon Championships in Cheile Gradistei, Romania.

Cooper finished in 32 minutes, 20.7 seconds, about 5:53 behind the winner. He was hurt by seven misses in his 10 tries at the range, with each miss meaning an additional 150-meter penalty loop.

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