Barta is a sophomore from Clarkston, Michigan
• At Navy: Enters the fall second on the depth chart at punter behind Gavin Jernigan ... had a solid spring camp.
• 2014: Did not seen any varsity action.
• 2013: Did not seen any varsity action.
• High School / Personal: A 2012 graduate of Clarkston High School, Barta attended the Naval Academy Prep School during the 2012-13 academic year ... a two-sport athlete who earned three letters in football and two in baseball ... garnered all-county football honors as a senior and was named the specialist of the season ... member of the football squad that claimed the regional championship in 2009 ... member of the National Honor Society ... went on recruiting visits to Michigan and Western Michigan ... son of Guido and Donna Barta ... majoring in systems engineering.