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 Aaron Holsopple
Aaron Holsopple

Class:
RS Senior

Hometown:
Wilcox, Pa.

High School:
Johnsonburg Area

Last College:
Alaska-Fairbanks


03/12/2014

No. 3 UK Rifle Heads to NCAA Championships

Wildcats coming off back-to-back second-place finishes since 2011 title.

04/23/2013

Kentucky Leads 2012-13 Winter SEC Academics Honor Roll

Honor roll features 49 Kentucky student-athletes

03/09/2013

No. 3 Kentucky Rifle Finishes Second at NCAA Championships

Davis finishes fourth in individual air rifle.

03/08/2013

No. 3 Kentucky Rifle Down Two Heading into Air Rifle at NCAAs

Senior Henri Junghänel awarded silver medal in individual smallbore competition.

03/07/2013

No. 3 Kentucky Rifle Travels to NCAA Championships

Wildcats compete Friday and Saturday in Columbus, Ohio.

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>> 2010-11 All-America (smallbore)

2012-13 (Junior)
Shot in a 581 in air rifle and a 574 in smallbore at the NCAA Championships ... Finished the year averaging 576 in smallbore and 584.5 in air rifle ... Posted a season-best 592 in air rifle at the NCAA Qualifiers and a smallbore-best 588 vs. West Virginia to help UK clinch the GARC regular season title ... Delivered a 590 at the Winter Airgun Championships to advance to the Final ... Named to the SEC Winter Sports Academic Honor Roll.

2010-11 (Alaska-Fairbanks)
Earned All-America honors in smallbore ... Helped the Nanooks in their first two wins of the season, finishing with a 583 in air rifle and a 581 in smallbore in the first match against Tennessee-Martin and a 578 in air rifle and 571 in smallbore in the second ... At NCAA Qualifiers, Holsopple shot a pair of 573s in both air rifle and smallbore and earned himself on both shooting teams for nationals ... Helped the Nanooks to a fifth-place finish in smallbore with a 574 and a sixth-place finish in air rifle with a 579, landing them sixth-place overall at the NCAA National Championships ... Recognized for academic honors by the Nanooks as a two-time Dean's List member and selected for Collegiate Rifle Coaches Association All-America honors.

2009-10 (Alaska-Fairbanks)
As a freshman, Holsopple started his collegiate career shooting individually against Air Force, finishing with a 583 in air rifle and a 580 in smallbore ... He shot a 576 in smallbore in the Nanooks only loss of the season against West Virginia ... At the NCAA Qualifiers, he finished his first season with a 579 in smallbore and a 572 in air rifle.

High School
Member of Ridgway Rifle Club for six years ... 2009 National Champion AMU Postal Air Rifle ... Fourth-place American Legion Air Rifle Postel and first-place Jr. Olympics Air Rifle State Championship Team ... Coached by his father, Mark at the junior level ... Also played golf for three years and baseball and football for three years.

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