Karacsonyi was named first-team all-MAC in air rifle, after averaging a career-best 582.3, good for second on the team ... all six of his air rifle scores were at least 577, including a career-high 589 agianst the University of the Sciences (1-26-08) ... scored a 584 against the University of the Sciences (1-25-08).
As a Sophomore
Karacsonyi had a strong junior season, earning all-MAC first-team accolades in air rifle and second-team honors in smallbore ... placed seventh at the MAC Championships in air rifle with a 578 and was 18th in smallbore with a 540 ... averaged a 562.9 in smallbore and a 581.7 in air rifle ... shot career-best scores against the University of the Sciences (on different days) in both air (588) and smallbore (579) ... totaled an 1160 (573 sb, 587 air) against Coast Guard for a career-best overall score ... competed at the NCAA Championships, shooting a 583 in air rifle and a 536 in smallbore.
As a Freshman
Karacsonyi competed in nine matches, averaging a 562.7 in smallbore and a 569.4 in air rifle ... fired a season-best 1144 against John Jay ... recorded a season-high 578 in smallbore against University of the Sciences and a 579 against Army in air rifle.
Lettered four times at North Haven High School ... led team to four state championships and was the 2004 National Intermediate Junior prone champion ... led team to 2004 Junior Team prone championship ... was a four-time all-state selection and twice led the state in shooting average ... served as the 2005 team captain ... was a member of National Honor Society, National Honor Math Society and was an Eagle Scout ... high school teammate of Akron's Melissa Lussier ... full name is Alexander John Karacsonyi IV ... son of Alexander and Jean Karacsonyi ... born Feb. 28, 1987. ... majoring in mechanical engineering.
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