Skyhawk Rifle | Joe Barefoot
|Hometown||Alum Bank, Pa.|
2013-14: Continued his career with a career-high 572 in smallbore at the NCAA Qualifier held at Murray State…Also shot a season best 568 at the OVC Tournament held at Morehead State Feb. 8 in air rifle competition…Named to the OVC’s Commissioner Honor Roll and was also named to the CRCA All-Academic Team.
2012-13: Shot a season-high 570 in smallbore at Memphis on Sept. 29 and again at Ole Miss on Oct. 7...Compiled a season-best 574 points in air rifle at the Withrow Open held at Murray State on Jan. 18...Named to the OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll.
2011-12: Was named the Ohio Valley Conference Freshman of the Year by the league's coaches...Best match of the season came at Ole Miss on Oct. 2, when he set season-highs in air rifle (578) and smallbore (569)...Named to the OVC Commissioner's Honor Roll and was also named to the CRCA All-Academic team.
BEFORE UTM: Shot with the highly-respected Antietam (Md.) Junior Rifle Club, which is also where fellow Skyhawk signee Kelly James shot...Is an Eagle Scout and the recipient of one of scouting's highest awards, the Honor Medal with Crossed Palms...Competed at the national championships at Camp Perry, Ohio, and qualified for the National Junior Olympic Championships at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs in April 2011.
PERSONAL: Born on Aug. 13, 1993...Son of Art and Brenda Barefoot...Majoring in business.