David D'Achiardi
David D'Achiardi
Height: 6-1
Year: So.
Hometown: Bogota, Colombia
High School: Colegio Nueva Granada
Major: Mechanical Engineering

2013-14: Competed three times for the Engineers as a sophomore … averaged a 505.0 in air rifle and a 530.5 in smallbore … shot his 505 air rifle score against Wentworth (10/5) … turned in a season-high 535 smallbore score against Rose Hulman (10/18) … added a 526 against John Jay/Rose Hulman/Wentworth (10/19).

2012-13: Saw action in six matches during his first season … fifth on the team with his smallbore average of 518.8 … fifth as well in air rifle with his 521.7 average … shot both disciplines three times during the season … started his season with a smallbore score of 522 against John Jay (10/13) … fired his season best smallbore score of 539 vs. Rose Hulman (10/14) … shot a 535 at the Beanpot (1/25-26) … also had his season-high air rifle score of 529 at the Beanpot … finished 35th at the MAC Championships (2/23) in smallbore with a 492 and 26th in air rifle with a 514.

Off The Range at MIT: Majoring in mechanical engineering … minor in management and energy … concentration in economics … internship at VW Argentina … research in RLE developing a diagnostic tool for kids with dyslexia.

High School: A 2012 graduate of Colegio Nueva Granada … 1st place Rifle Prone at Championship of the Americas Rio de Janeiro 2010 … Bogota Rifle Team … Colombian National Team … also played golf … National Honor Society … Valedictorian.