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South Range resident Nick Learn, center, recently graduated from U.S. Air Force Academy basic training and will compete as a member of the Air Force Academy rifle team. (Submitted photo)1 / 2
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Superior Telegram

South Range resident Nick Learn recently graduated from the United States Air Force Academy basic training in Colorado Springs, Colo. and completed the Acceptance Day Ceremony on Aug. 4.

Learn, an eight-year member of the Superior Junior Rifle Team, was the Wisconsin State Junior Rifle Champion in 2014 and 2015. He will be a member of the Division I Air Force Academy rifle team starting in the 2015 NCAA season.

Learn is nationally ranked in a number of shooting categories. He is 16th in air rifle (0.9408), 11th in three-position (0.9408) and 11th in prone (0.9264) in USA Shooting as of June 2015. The U.S. Air Force Academy team is ranked seventh among all NCAA target rifle shooting programs in the United States.