Strength and Conditioning recognizes weight room accomplishments
Seven members receive honors
Outstanding student-athletes will be honored at 46th annual Scholar-Athlete Dinner
Luoma selected to compete for NCAA Championship
Buckeyes fire a program record 4633 combined score
Ohio State Scholar-Athlete (2012; 2013; 2014)
2013-14 (Junior Season) Firing as an individual at the NCAA qualifier, posted a 571 in smallbore and a 576 in air rifle... Posted scores of 564 and 578 in smallbore and air rifle, respectively, in a home four-way match in January... Recorded a score of 567 in smallbore and 569 in air rifle in a match against Army in November... Posted scores of 567 and 569 in smallbore and air rifle, respectively, at the 2013 Buckeye Open Match... Fired scores of 565 in smallbore and 579 in air rifle in a dual meet victory over UT Martin and Rose-Hulman.
2012-13 (Sophomore Season) Led team in aggregate scoring with a 386, 386 and 387 at Winter Rifle Championships... Placed 17that Camp Perry Open... Shot a 577 in air rifle at NCAA qualifier... Second Team All-Conference honors in air rifle at WIRC Championship.
2011-12 (Freshman Season) Smallbore Second Team All-Conference... Took third place at Camp Perry Open Rifle junior match... Fired a season-high 568 in smallbore and a 573 in air rifle, Jan. 21, against the US Military Academy... Fired a season-high 577 in air rifle on Oct. 15 against Columbus State and Akron... Fired a 567 in smallbore and a 573 in air rifle Oct. 9 against Morehead State.
Shooting Experience Member of Hudson, N.H. Junior Rifle Team ... at the 2011 Nationals at Ft. Benning, Ga., shot her personal best in smallbore rifle and was a participant in the finals.
Personal Daughter of Christine and David Polonsky ... has one sister, Mara ... after graduation plans to work as a medical technologist for a few years and perhaps go to medical school to become a pathologist ... chose shooting because "my dad introduced me to a rifle team and my whole family has been involved in the shooting sports."
Buckeye Spotlight - Chrissy Thomas