Ben York
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    Ben York

    Class:
    Senior

    Hometown:
    Larkspur, CO

    High School:
    Home school

    Position:
    Air/Smallbore

    01/14/2013

    Rifle team has a strong season opener at Nebraska

    Air Force 4658-Nebraska 4643

    12/03/2012

    RIFLE TEAM SET NEW SITES AT WINTER AIRGUN CHAMPIONSHIPS

    Carpentier and Rico win championships

    11/19/2012

    RIFLE TEAM OUTSCORES NEBRASKA 4650-4622

    Nov. 17, 2012

    10/15/2012

    AIR FORCE RIFLE TEAM GOES 4-1 IN SEASON OPENER

    Air Force vs. Ohio State, Akron and WVU (Oct. 12-13, 2012)

    10/14/2012

    The Academy's rifle team opened the regular season this weekend

    The Falcons matched up against the Ohio State, Akron and West Virginia

    2012-13 Outlook: Team Captain and returning letterman. Cadet York continues to show good progress in his performance. He is equally skilled in both events. In last year's matches he fired a season high 577 in the smallbore against the Citadel in January. He stayed at or above 570/600 in several of his events. In air rifle he topped out at 588 in the TCU match in February. He stayed above 580 in his last five matches of the season.

    2009-10: Shot a season-high in the smallbore (556) and air rifle (579) at the Air Force-TCU match with an aggregate 1135 ... finished 48th in the Winter Air Gun Championships in air rifle (572) ... finished 21st in the 10m Junior Air Gun.

    BEFORE THE ACADEMY: He was homeschooled ... his father graduated from USAFA in 1984, uncle, James York, is a 1984 USMA graduate ... also has two uncles, Pete, who graduated from USAFA in 1986 and John, who graduated from UNA in 1988 ... enjoys air soft, snowboarding, photography and camping and hunting.

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