BLOEMFONTEIN,South Africa -- Members of the joint New York Army and Air National Guard team participating in the South African Combat Rifle Competition receive their second place award during a ceremony here on March 11. The ten member New York National Guard Team--composed of five Airmen and five Soldiers--finished second place out of 35 teams and 350 individual shooters.Pictured are (from left) Tech Sgt. Weatherby, Master Sgt. Jose Pena-Rojas Staff Sgt. Mathew Zimmer, Senior Airman Mathew Rosen 1st Lt. Sean Lucas , Staff Sgt. Nicholas Hare, Sgt. Massami Yamakado, 1st Lt. Thomas Beach, 1st Lt. Wesley Roberts and Senior Master Sgt. Edward Stefik.
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Evening Tribune -- Fri, 16 Feb 2018 In the box, off the streets HORNELL - Several entities have joined forces to keep excess prescription drugs from hitting the streets of Hornell.
KCBX -- Fri, 16 Feb 2018 Monterey County's Nick Cunningham goes out of the box to become Olympian and soldier Being an Olympic bobsledder from Monterey sounds out of the box. And that's why Nick Cunningham tried out for the U.S.A. men's bobsled team.
Army.mil -- Fri, 16 Feb 2018 Soldier, veteran Olympian ready to go for gold in doubles luge at Winter Olympics WASHINGTON -- By day, Sgt. Matthew Mortensen is an engineer, both as a civilian and for the New York Army National Guard's 1156th Engineer Company. Oh, and he's also qualified for the Olympics... (more)