Jeffrey Holguin

Shooting

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Shotgun National Team  
2008 U.S. Olympic Team Member in Men's Double Trap
 
Date of Birth: 10/24/1978
Birthplace: Fullerton, Calif.
Hometown: Yorba Linda, Calif.
Event(s): Double Trap
 
Competition Highlights
  • 2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials (Shotgun), 2nd place, qualifying for a spot on the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team
  • 2007 Pan-American Games Silver Medalist
  • 2007 National Championships Bronze Medalist
  • 2007 World Cup Italy, 7th
  • 2006 Fall Selection Silver Medlaist
  • 2005 World Shotgun Championships, 4th
  • 2004 National Championships Gold Medalist
  • 2004 World Cup Brazil Bronze Medalist
 
Personal

Jeffrey's father and grandfather taught him how to shoot because they were regular ATA shooters. Jeffrey made his first national team at the National Championships in 1997 in trap; he soon switched to double trap. Jeffrey graduated with a Bachelor's of Science degree in Health Care Science and Forensic Science from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs in the summer of 2006. Jeffrey is now part of the United States Army Marksmanship Unit stationed in Fort Benning, Ga.

 
Did You Know?

Jeffrey played baseball from the time he was five years old until his graduation from high school. In his spare time, Jeffrey enjoys waterfowl hunting, bass fishing, golf, snowboarding and watching USC football. Jeffrey is a die hard Trojan football fan.