Category Archives: Shooter Testimonials

Criterion barrels are capable of phenomenal performance, but don’t take our word for it! Our customers are more than willing to share their past experiences with our products.

Shooter Submitted Rifle Build and Group Photo Gallery

We occasionally receive email attachments that feature photos of custom rifle builds or group shots fired from a Criterion barrel. These photos have inspired some of our current rifle build projects, so we would like to share them for your enjoyment as well! If you have a custom rifle build or group photo, feel free […]

F/TR National Champion Sets National Records with Criterion Barrel

Samantha Huhtala has proven herself a world class competitor using a 28 inch Criterion barrel chambered in .308 Winchester. Scoring an impressive 1228-28x with 215 gr. Berger bullets, Samantha recently became the 2013 High Junior F Class T/R National Champion. On top of her brilliant performance at Nationals, Samantha has four pending national records which […]

Criterion Shooters Victorious in Camp Perry Match

Bob Schanan and fellow Hornady Over the Hill Gang member Jerome Van Treeck claimed victory on the July 31 Vintage Sniper Rifle Team Match at Camp Perry with a score of 394-13x . Equipped with rifles featuring Criterion barrels and loaded with 168 grain Hornady A-MAX bullets, these vintage tack-drivers are capable of .5 MOA […]

Criterion Junior Shooters: The Leppla Twins

May 2011 – Daniella Leppla shooting with Deanna Leppla using a spotting scope and scoring at Lodi, WI. Daniella and Deanna Leppla are 16 years old and have been shooting for two years. They shoot at a 200-yard range near their home as well as at the 1,000-yard range in Lodi, WI. The Leppla twins […]

Not Just Beginners Luck: Lockhart Now Has Three Pending National Records

In early fall 2011, during her first ever F-Open Class match, Michele Lockhart shot a winning score of 450-22x with her Criterion pre-fit. Since then, she has set a total of three national records—all in her third match ever at the 2011 Tennessee Mid-Range State Championship. On the first day of the competition, Michele shot […]

Criterion Savage Pre-Fits Shine in Accurate Shooter Review

How much can a Criterion pre-fit improve the performance of your rifle? Accurateshooter.com featured an article showcasing our barrel mounted on a Savage LRPV chambered in 6mmBR. How did it perform? Read this article to find out!

15-Year-Old Gal Wins Her First-Ever F-Class Match

Michele, Tammy, and Troy are all family members who have something in common: They’re all great shooters. Michelle won her first-ever F-Class match using a 28″ 6mmBR Criterion manufactured Savage pre-fit. Check out the accurateshooter.com article regarding Michele’s victory.