Three cadet-athletes earn NRA All-American honors
NCAA Men's & Women's Rifle Championships results
Feb. 19, 2018
Rifle team beat Akron, Navy and VMI on Feb. 11
2016 Bronze Medalist, Winter Airgun
2017 All-Conference Air Rifle
2017 All-American Smallbore Honorable Mention
2017 NJOSC Champion
2016-17: Concluded the season at the 27th meeting of the Shooting Hopes in the Czech Republic, May 24-28 … ranked 28th in 50m Rifle Prone ISSF Junior men with a 617.2 (non-qualifying) score … member of Team USA that finished ninth with a 1847.4 total … in 50m Rifle Three-Position Junior, ranked 27th with 1148 (non-qualifying) … 10m Rifle ISSF Junior program, ranked 23rd with qualifier 621.7 ... in Finals, shot a 184.7 for fifth place … Team USA finished fifth with a combined 1859.4 … in October 2016, started his freshman season with a season-best aggregate 1174 in the match against UAF and TCU in Fairbanks … later in the month, was the Falcons’ third-highest individual scorer against UNR and UTEP with 1173 … in November, at the President’s Trophy Match, finished with 1170, and had the team’s third-highest score for smallbore (593) and fourth highest in air rifle (577) … at TCU in Fort Worth, scored a two-day total 2335, highest score of the two days was 594 in air rifle, and 576 smallbore … earned bronze medal for junior men at the 2016 Winter Air Gun Championships, and had a three day total 1857.2 … qualified for the 2017 NJOSCs with a score of 595 in air rifle at the Colorado JOSCs … shot 569 in the men’s 3x40 … in January, against OSU and JSU, ranked third in the individual smallbore scoring with 579 … shot 588 in the air rifle … at The Citadel matches in Charleston, S.C., set a smallbore (583) career high and matched his career air rifle (584) and aggregate 1174 … in February, broke his career best in air rifle with a 595 at the PRC Championships … earned air rifle All-Conference honors … scored 582 in smallbore at the NCAA Qualifier … ranked in the top 10 of the individual air rifle standings (589) … in March, following the NCAAs, earned NRA All-American smallbore honorable mention honors … had a 591 in air rifle and 573 smallbore … received invite to the NJOSCs for air rifle and smallbore … April 7-9, was the 10m Air Rifle Men champion, scored 1251.1 … in Finals, shot a 246.5 (177 competitors)… finished 27th (1216.3) after two days of 50m Prone Men … April 9-12, ranked eighth overall with 2293 … in Finals, shot 394.9 … earned his first varsity letter.
Before the Academy: Graduated from Galway Junior-Senior High School in Galway, N.Y. ... son of Neil and Cris Ogden ... has one sibling ... high school accomplishments include Top 10, NSHSS member, National Honor Society member, and multiple academic scholar awards and community service award ... graduated among a class of 63 ... hobbies include: outdoor activities, hunting, fishing, hiking and camping ... he loves snowboarding, but rifle limits this activity.
Academy: He is a member of Cadet Squadron 03 ... major is engineering ... would like to become a civil engineer or enter space operations or a developmental engineering.