2010: Qualified for the Big West Championships in all four throwing events ... Tabbed the league's field athlete of the week after leading the 49ers to their third consecutive Big West Challenge Cup with four second-place finishes ... Recorded lifetime bests in the hammer (181-00), shot put (162-00), discus (52-04) and javelin (162-04) ... Competed in the shot put and weight throw during the indoor season ... Notched a personal-record 51-07 in the shot at the NAU Invitational.
2009: Had top 10 finishes in three throwing events at the Big West championships, including a second-place performance in the discus (167-10) ... Won the discus at the USC Invitational with a lifetime-best 184-03 ... Established a personal record in the hammer (168-02) at the Steve Scott Invitational ... Topped his career-best by over a foot in the shot put at the Big West Championships (52-06) ... Notched an indoor career-long 49-11.25 in the shot put at the MPSF Championships.
2008: Big West qualifier in the shot put and discus ... Posted a top distance of 51-02.25 in the shot put at the UCSD Triton Invitational ... Threw a season-long 155-05 in the discus at the USC Trojan Invite.
High School: Won four letters in track and field at Clovis West High School ... Named the team's most valuable field athlete ... All-league selection in 2007 ... Established personal bests in the discus (174-09) and shot put (54-09).
Personal: Majoring in exercise science.
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