Seven members receive honors
Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner
February 19-25, 2013
Luoma selected to compete for NCAA Championship
January 22 - 28, 2013
Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2013; 2014)
2014 (Sophomore Season) Competing as an individual, fired a 563 in smallbore and a 584 in air rifle at the NCAA qualifier hosted by Ohio State... Shot as an individual at TCU posting scores of 570 in smallbore and a personal-best 584 in air rifle... Recorded a 570 and a 580 in smallbore and air rifle, respectively, at the Roger Withrow Open... In two days of competition in Alaska posted smallbore scores of 565 and 566 and air rifle scores of 578 and 579... Fired a solid 581 in air rifle in a home four-way match in January... Recorded a score of 566 in smallbore and 581 in air rifle in a match against Army in November... Posted scores of 566 and 581 in smallbore and air rifle, respectively, at the 2013 Buckeye Open Match... Fired scores of 559 in smallbore and 576 in air rifle in a dual meet victory over UT Martin and Rose-Hulman... Fired a 556 in smallbore and a 576 in air rifle in the Buckeyes first PRC victory at Nevada... Recorded a score of 555 in smallbore and a 578 in air rifle in a match at West Virginia... Fired a 563 and a 576 in smallbore and air rifle, respectively, at the Memphis Tiger Open.
2013 (Freshman Season) Shot a score of 577 in air rifle against Morehead State on Nov. 4... Fired personal best of 582 in air rifle at NCAA qualifier... Shot personal best in smallbore with a score of 571 at WIRC Championship.
Shooting ExperienceShot for the Punahou School Rifle Team...2009 & 2011 Hawaii Sporter Team State Champions...2009 & 2010 NRA Sporter Sectional Team National Scholastic Champions...2010 Hawaii Junior Olympic Champion in both smallbore and air rifle...Placed in top three at state junior olympics in smallbore and air rifle all four years of competition...2010-2012 Interscholastic League of Honolulu (ILH) All Star Team in both sporter and air rifle... 2012 ILH Top Gun in air rifle...2012 Hawaii NRA Junior Smallbore 3-P Sectional Champion...Participated in five National Rifle Championships.
PersonalSon of Derek Kimura...enjoys watching movies, tv shows, late night talk shows...Eagle Scout...Member of the National Honor Society...Greatest sports thrill was earning my first national medal at the 2011 USA Shooting National Championships.