Joseph Todaro
Joseph Todaro


Bridgewater, N.J.

High School:


About Todaro
•Team captain
•Three-time NRA Smallbore All-American
First Team 2014, Second Team 2013 and 2012
•Four-time All-GARC Honors
Three-time in Smallbore - First Team 2014,
Second Team 2012, Honorable Mention 2013
Second Team Combined Scoring (2014)
•Three-Time NCAA Participant (2014, 2013 and 2012)
•Two-time CRCA Academic All-American (2012 and 2013)
•2013 Collegiate Smallbore Three-Position Champion
(NRA National Outdoor Rifle and Pistol Championships)
•Member of Army's record-tying air rifle team (2357 in 2013)
•Four-year letterwinner

2013-14: Turned in Army's top score of the season firing a career-high 586 in smallbore, along with ranking among the leaders in air rifle ... earned medalist honors three times in smallbore against Ohio State (586), North Carolina State (581) and triangular sweep (583) in NCAA Qualifier ... posted runner-up honors four times to include meet against No. 1-ranked West Virginia firing a 585 ... posted third-place finishes three times in that discipline ... career-high 591 in air rifle earned runner-up honors in conference win over North Carolina State ... previous high of 590 recorded against conference rival Kentucky in posting Army's second highest score in the meet ... earned GARC honors in smallbore for third straight year highlighted by selection to the first team, along with second-team honors in the combined scoring.

2012-13: Earned second straight trip to the NCAA Championships ... performance throughout the year earned NRA All-America certificate in smallbore with selection to the second team for second straight year .... placed 13th in the relay scoring in smallbore at the NCAAs with a 577 and turned in Army's second highest score in air rifle (585) ... earned conference (GARC) honors in smallbore with selection as an honorable mention ... fired Army's top smallbore score (580, placed 12th) at the GARC Championships and turned in team's second highest combined mark of 1162 (580 SB and 582 AR) to place 19th ... season-high 583 (two off career mark) smallbore score recorded at the NCAA Qualifier in sweep of USP and SUNY-Maritime ... fourth time finishing among the top two ... tied for medalist honors with a 580 in win over Ohio State ... second best mark of 581 took second in win over Memphis ... also placed second (579) in triangular sweep of The Citadel and Ole Miss ... broke career mark in air rifle with a 589 tying for runner-up honors with Richard Calvin in win over Ohio State ... equaled that score two meets later in triangular split with Jacksonville State and Ole Miss as Army tied its school air rifle mark with a 2357 ... fired a 587 mark in air rifle in sweep of The Citadel and North Carolina State ... third best score (586) posted at the NCAA Qualifier ... edged Ohio State's Lyman Remington by a point, 2367-2366, to capture the Collegiate Smallbore Three-Position title at the NRA National Outdoor Rifle and Pistol Championships in July ... fired scores of 1186 (78) and 1181 (70) to finish eighth overall among a field of 200 shooters that included Olympians, members of the Army Marksmanship Unit, along with the nation's top junior and collegiate shooters.

2011-12: Member of Army's counting unit in every smalbore match and most of the air rifle competitions ... shattered career mark by 10 points in smallbore in first meet of season ... tied for runner-up honors with classmate Michael Matthews as both posted 584s in win over Memphis ... bettered that mark with 585 in second-place finish against Nebraska in November ... earned medalist honors with a 582 in regular-season finale against USP and SUNY Maritime in NCAA Qualifier ... one of four Black Knights to earn GARC honors in smallbore with selection to the second unit ... tied with two others for eighth place in the relay scoring at the conference championships with a 579, but came up short in the shoot-off to advance (top eight) to the individual finals ... recorded a career-high 586 in air rifle at the President's Trophy Match that tied for third-place honors ... broke former mark of 582 set freshman year at the same meet ... recorded second-highest mark of 584 at the NCAA Qualifier ... fired a 574 at the conference championships to place 21st in the aggregate scoring with an 1153 ... member of Army's scoring unit at the NCAA Championships in both disciplines ... helped the Black Knights take runner-up honors in smallbore with a 2325, just three points off Kentucky's winning mark as the Wildcats defended their title ... added a 574 in air rifle the next day as Army finished fourth in the aggregate scoring for its highest finish since garnering runner-up honors in 2008.

2010-11: Worked way into the lineup in the latter half of the fall campaign ... member of Army's counting unit in both guns in the President's Trophy Match as the Black Knights defended their title ... fired a 565 in smallbore and season-best 582 in air rifle ... recorded 566s smallbore scores in the next two matches against GARC rivals Ole Miss and West Virginia followed by 573 and 570, respectively, in air rifle ... fired in the second half of the season against Ohio State, Navy and USP in the NCAA Qualifier and regular-season finale ... member of the counting unit in air rifle against Ohio State ... 574 individual smallbore score against Navy was the fifth highest recorded by a Black Knight and a career high ... competed individually at GARC Championships in both disciplines ... tied career-high 574 in smallbore to finish 20th overall posting Army's fourth-highest score in that event ... turned in a 573 in air rifle for a combined 1147 total.

Prior to West Point: Competed five years for the Somerset Rifle Club in Central New Jersey ... earned plethora of state titles over that period while setting 16 national smallbore records over a two-year span ... runner-up in Class B (smallbore) at the 2009 Junior Nationals after finishing third in Class C the previous year ... qualified four straight years for Junior Olympics in smallbore and met the standard in air rifle in 2007 ... served as team captain between 2008-10 ... led team to 2008 National anysight prone title ... finished second in the nation in smallbore firing an 1154 at the 2010 NRA Indoor Championships ... graduated with honors from Immaculata H.S. with a 3.65 grade point average.

Personal: Given name is Joseph Todaro ... parents are Margaret and Giovanni Todaro ... majoring in Engineering Management.

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