U.S. Air Force Academy, Colo. – (Dec. 4) – Air Force Academy sophomore Logan Ogden is this week’s Rifle Athlete of the Week. Competing in the 2017 USA Shooting Winter Airgun Championships this past weekend, Ogden took home the gold for winning both the air rifle men’s junior and air rifle men’s open championship titles.
During the junior event, Ogden scored a USA Shooting junior record with a 627.1, and qualified for both the junior and open finals matches.
In the junior championships, he shot the 627.1 and led the 2016 Olympian and reigning national champion from Virginia by 3.5 points for the victory. He won the championship title with score of 245.4 in the finals match.
In the men’s open final match, he shot the highest score of 247.1, and finished with a 1252.6 (+3.5) total points to win the air rifle men’s open title.
Ogden is also this week’s Lexus of Colorado Springs Cadet-Athlete of the Week.