Jason Parker was named USA Shooting Male Shooter of the Year in 1998.
May 27, 2008
CINCINNATI - 1996 Xavier graduate Jason Parker was named to the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team after the conclusion of the Men's 3-Position Rifle and Men's Rapid Fire Pistol events at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials on May 19 in
After holding the lead throughout the three days of the Men's 3-Position Rifle competition, two-time Olympian and U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit (USAMU) member Parker finished on top with an overall score of 3709.5 points to earn his second spot on the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team. Parker will represent the
Parker, who earned All-America status in each of his four years at XU, will be competing in the Olympics for the third time. He also qualified for the 2000 Olympic Games in
Parker, who was inducted into the XU Athletics Hall of Fame in 2002, won the gold medal in the 1998 World Cup Air Rifle Championship in