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U.S. Army Marksmanship Unit International Rifle Team

Staff Sgt. Brandon Muske

Staff Sgt. Brandon Muske was born in Brenham, Texas, and graduated from Brenham High School in 2013. He attended Jacksonville State University and graduated with a bachelor’s degree in finance in April 2017.

He enlisted on active duty in May of 2017 and was assigned to the USAMU International Team as a shooter/instructor. Muske has had a distinguished shooting career before joining the Army. He was a three time All American (2014-2017) and two-time conference champion (2014-2015) with the Jacksonville State University rifle team.

His military schools include: Combat Life Savers Course (2021), Basic Leaders Course (2020), Distinguished Honor Graduate, AIT Transportation Management (2017).

Competitive Shooting Awards

• 2nd Place finish at Winter Air gun
National Championship
• National Trophy Individual Rifle Match
Overall Winner
• Earned Presidents 100 with a 6th place finish
• Firing member of the record setting 6 man-National Trophy Team match
• Qualified for USA Shooting National Team
• CMP Small-bore National Matches- Overall 3 Position -Silver Medalist
• ASSA Small-bore National Matches- Any Sight Champion and Overall 3 Position Champion -Columbus OH

Awards and Decorations

• NCO Professional Development Ribbon
• Army Good Conduct Medal
• Army Achievement Medal
• National Defense Service Medal
• Army Service Ribbon
• German Proficiency Badge