Collyn Loper

USA Shooting

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Shotgun National Team  
2004 Olympian
 
Date of Birth: 12/31/86
Birthplace: Jackson, Miss.
Hometown: Birmingham, Ala.
Event(s): Trap
 
Competition Highlights
  • 2007 National Championships, 4th place
  • 2004 Olympic Games, 4th place
  • 2004 National Championships gold medalist
  • 2004 Final Olympic Team Selection Match gold medalist
  • 2004 First Olympic Team Selection Match gold medalist
  • 2003 Pan American Games gold medalist and quota slot winner
 
Personal

Collyn is currently attending Auburn University, where she is studying Chemical Engineering. She will graduate in 2009. Collyn and her sister, Olivia, are both accomplished shooters and hunters, and often train together to meet their goals.

 
Did You Know?

Collyn is naturally right-handed, but being born blind in her right eye has forced her to train her body to shoot left, an obstacle that doesn't seem to have affected her shooting, or her golf game either, for that matter.