Strength and Conditioning recognizes weight room accomplishments
Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner
Event will be held March 14-17 in Ft. Benning, Ga.
The match drew shooters from across the nation and included USA Shooting and the US Army Marksmanship unit as well as international elite shooters.
2013-14 (Junior Season): Competed as an individual in three events at the Ohio State Winter Open - free pistol (251), standard pistol (516) and open air (529) ... accumulated a 3-gun aggregate total of 1296 at the Ohio State Winter Open ... contributed to Ohio State's sixth team title at the Pistol Intercollegiate National Championships.
2012-13 (Sophomore Season): Earned season-high 519 in standard pistol at the Winter Open Jan. 25-26 ...earned a season-high 531 in air pistol against Army (Oct. 20) ...also scored a 462 in free individual pistol event.
2011-12 (Freshman Season): Earned season high of 504 in open standard at Michigan State (Nov. 11) ... earned season high of 525 in open air at the Winter Open (Jan. 27-29).
Shooting Experience: Began shooting with his grandfather.
Prior to Ohio State:Played ice hockey for Newark High School ... won the 2009 Club High School Hockey State Championship and was runner-up in 2011 ... team captain ... Cadet Commander of JROTC ... Buckeye Boys State ... Honor Roll ... JROTC Top Cadet ... Symphonic Band.
Personal:Son of Jay and Sam Beckholt ... has one brother, Levi ... enjoys hunting, fishing and shooting ... lists greatest sports thrill as a hockey shoot-out ... volunteers at local hospital.
Buckeye Spotlight - Liz Buerling, Pistol