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Rifle Team Advances to National Championship - Johnson Places Fifth
SAINT THOMAS ACADEMY RIFLE TEAM ADVANCES TO NATIONAL SERVICE CHAMPIONSHIP
MENDOTA HEIGHTS, Minn., Dec. 14, 2012 – Saint Thomas Academy announced today that its rifle team will compete in the U.S. Army National Service Championships at Camp Perry, Ohio, in February 2013. The team advanced to nationals after placing first in its brigade and 5th overall among more than 200 teams and 2,000 individuals in the qualifying postal competition. Fifty teams in the country advance to nationals.
Saint Thomas Academy’s team consisted of:
Individually, Johnson finished 5th overall out of more than 2,000 individual competitors.
About Saint Thomas Academy
Founded in 1885, Saint Thomas Academy is an all-male, college preparatory, Catholic, military/leadership school committed to preparing young men to succeed in college and in life. Total enrollment for the upper school and middle school in 2012-2013 is 672 students. Nationally accredited by the Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS), the academy challenges young men to excel academically, spiritually, morally and physically in and out of the classroom. For more information, please visit www.cadets.com.
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