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
February 12 - February 18, 2013
2013 (Freshman Season) Placed third overall with a score of 568 in smallbore and fired a score of 574 in air rifle placing second overall in the Purdue Invitational...Shot a 574 in smallbore against TCU, Nebraska, Nevada on Nov. 10...Fired a score of 578 in air rifle at Camp Perry Open...Shot personal best with a score of 583 in air rifle and 574 in smallbore at NCAA qualifier.
Shooting Experience Life Member - NRA, USA Shooting, Connecticut State Rifle & Revolver Association (CSRRA) ... Annual Member CMP, Black Hawks, Middlefield Rifle Club ... Started training at 3 yrs old and fired in first Gallery Match ... 3 Gold/1 Silver Medal in State Games of America ... Numerous Medals in Nutmeg State Games (CT) ... National Smallbore Rifle Championships - 10th overall Prone (2012) 6th overall Prone (2010), 2nd Overall 3-P Any Sight (2010) ... Member of Prone Metallic Sight Junior Team Championship (2012/11), Prone Any Sight Junior Champion (2012), 2nd Overall Aggregate Prone Junior Champion (2012) ... 2012/09 National Dewar Team Member ... 2nd Place IJ National Prone Champion (2011/10) ... SJ National Prone Champion (2008, 2nd 2007) ... 2-Person Whistler Boy Team Championship Team (2007), 2nd Place (2011) ... holder of almost two dozen NRA National Records.
Suffield Academy, Suffield, CT (High School) Four-year Captain and team member of Varsity Rifle Team ... Assistant Coach for Blue Trail Range JRC ... Four-year Connecticut High School League Team Champions (first prep school to ever win the title and set record of four-years in a row and set new record in 2012) ... High School League Champion (2011) 2nd Place (2012/10) 3rd Place (2009) ... Four-year Banks Most Valuable Player Award ... Four-year Varsity Rifle Letter ... Also played Lacrosse and Water Polo (Sr Yr Varsity Letter) ... Founder & President - Trap & Skeet Club.
Personal Son of Deborah & David Lyman, entire family NRA Double Distinguished Expert (Smallbore Rifle) ... Works with father at family business, Blue Trail Range Corporation, Wallingford, CT (commercial range and store) ... Greatest academic and sports thrill was receiving the George A. Butler Cup Award for Athletics & Sportsmanship, voted on by Suffield Academy Headmaster & Faculty and presented at Graduation (the first time in the school's history ever presented to a rifle athlete) ... Enjoys Trap & Skeet, fishing, hunting, baseball, golf, video gaming, walking on the beach, traveling, playing the piano and Alto Sax, dabbling with the stock market/investments.