*Collegiate Rifle Coaches Association Academic All-American (2010)
*First walk-on to compete all four years for Coach Ron Wigger
2010-11: Veteran member on team ... hard worker who provided depth and experience in both disciplines ... competed in several air rifle matches, tying personal-best 580 in Army's 4613-4610 edging of Columbus State in opening the winter portion of the schedule ... score was the third highest fired by a Black Knight ... went on to compete at the NRA Sectionals and the final two regular-season meets versus Navy and USP in the NCAA Qualifier followed by the GARC Championships ... competed in five smallbore matches with season-high 563 recorded against USP.
2009-10: Appeared in several matches and on scoring unit in two matches in air rifle ... fired 578 as a member of the counting unit in the President's Trophy Match captured by the Black Knights ... drew starting nod on four-man firing unit against the Coast Guard Academy ... 578 earned a share of third place in the win over the Bears as Army closed out fall campaign with a 5-2 record ... set personal-best 580 competing individually against GARC rival Nebraska in third match of the season ... proved to be Army's highest score against the Cornhuskers while tying for the fourth-best mark in the meet ... competed in eight matches in smallbore, turning in personal-best 571 firing individually in a fourth-place finish in Coast Guard win ... competed against Navy and member of both units in season finale win over the University of Sciences in its NCAA Qualifier ... turned in highest finish in air rifle as Army swept the top 10 places.
2008-09: Walk-on who made presence felt competing individually in both disciplines ... first collegiate competition was home match against GARC rival Ole Miss ... recorded career-high 576 mark in air rifle against TCU in posting Army's fifth-highest match score in that meet ... just missed equaling that score after firing 575s in second half of season against Alaska Fairbanks and Navy, respectively ... career-high 561 in smallbore posted against USP in the NCAA Qualifier in regular-season finale ... turned in Army's fourth-highest mark in air rifle (570) in first appearance at the GARC Championships.
Prior to West Point: Four-year member of the Concordia Lutheran H.S. JROTC rifle team ... competed three times at the West Regional Championships with highest finish of fourth place in the aggregate scoring in 2007 ... helped team to the bronze while finishing sixth individually senior year ... placed 29th at the 2007 JROTC National Championships and competed three times at the USA Shooting Junior Olympics ... earned medalist honors at state match all four years, capturing smallbore twice (2006 and 2008), 3P air and international air rifle back-to-back seasons (2006 and 2007) and sporter 3P air rifle in 2005 ... served as team captain and JROTC Battalion Commander in 2007-08 ... lettered in soccer.
Personal: Given name is Christopher Michael Arnett ... parents are Larry and Marianne Arnett ... older brother Andrew served in Iraq with the 3rd Infantry Division in 2005 ... majoring in Mechanical Engineering.