2011-12 (Sophomore Season): Produced season averages of 575 in air rifle and 560.3 in smallbore ... Posted a season-best 581 in air rifle twice (Tiger Invitational Sept. 29 and Army Oct. 9) ... Contributed to the team score in one match in smallbore (Tiger Invitational) ... Fired a career-best 567 in smallbore at the Ole Miss Invitational (Oct. 1) ... Earned Collegiate Rifle Coaches' Association Academic All-American honors for the second consecutive year ... Also named to the SEC Winter Academic Honor Roll.
2010-2011 (Freshman Season): Earned team Most Dedicated honors ... Posted a season average of 566.9 in the air rifle and 554.8 in the smallbore in her first season with the Rebels ... Fired a career-best 583 in the air rifle at the GARC Championship (Feb. 27) ... Posted a career-high 565 in the smallbore at the Ole Miss Invita- tional (Oct. 2) ... Named to the Chancellor's Honor Roll in the spring and the UMAA Honor Roll in the fall ... Earned Collegiate Rifle Coaches' Association Academic All-American honors.
High School: Won the 2008 Dorothy Knight Award for outstanding shooter in the Eastern Massachusetts Smallbore League and took High Woman, High Junior and High Iron Sites honors ... Also received the Johnson Trophy and placed first in Woman's Division and Junior Division and third overall ... Served as team captain for the 2009 Army Postal National Championship team finished second on her team and ninth overall ... Finished third in the smallbore at the 2009 USA Nationals at Fort Benning ... Also a 2009 MIAA honorable mention in field hockey which she also served as team captain.
Personal: Daughter of Patty and Keith Goodwin ... Born November 16th, 1991 ... Majoring in Exercise Science ... Full name is Rena Marie Goodwin.
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