Ryan Jacobs
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    Ryan Jacobs

    Class:
    Freshman

    Hometown:
    Gresham, OR

    High School:
    Gresham Union

    Position:
    Air/Smallbore

    04/14/2014

    2014 National Junior Olympic Championships

    Women's Rifle competition begins Wednesday; Men's Rifle competition begins the next week

    04/07/2014

    2014 Nat'l Jr. Olympic Shooting Championships

    Courtesy of USA Shooting, April 7, 2014

    04/01/2014

    AFA's Higgins and Carpentier finish competition in Fort Benning (ISSF)

    Upcoming: National Junior Olympics Championships, April 9

    02/23/2014

    Air Force falls by 10 points to TCU in NCAA Rifle Qualifier

    02/09/2014

    Rifle team finished second in inaugural PRC Championships

    2013-14 Outlook: Cadet Jacobs is experienced in both air rifle and smallbore. In high school, Jacobs was the first-place shooter in air rifle at the 2012 Vashon JRC competition, Oct. 13, where he finished with a total score of 564, he went on to a second-place finish with 565 points in the 3-position. He won the silver medal at the Oregon State Junior Olympic Championships in the 3-position with a score of 560. In 2012, he won the gold medal at the Vashon JRC in air rifle with 564 points. In March 2013, he competed in and was the national champion of the NRA National Junior Sectionals. Jacobs fired a personal best 584 in the three-position smallbore rifle.

    "Cadet Jacobs will add a lot to our team this year, we look forward to seeing what he will bring to the line," said head coach Launi Meili.

    BEFORE THE ACADEMY: He graduated from Gresham Union High School in Gresham, Oregon ... made honor roll his senior year ... competed in swimming in high school ... finished 11th (1:02.30) at 2013 state finals in 100-yard breaststroke ... qualified for the 2013 Junior Olympic Rifle Nationals ... parents Bryant and Deb Jacobs.

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