2010: Competed during the indoor season only ... Won the weight throw at the NAU Team Challenge with a lifetime-best 64-06 ... Also established a personal record in the shot put (55-03.75) to finish second ... Scored for the 49ers in both throwing events at the MPSF Indoor Championships after placing seventh in the weight throw and eighth in the shot put.
2009: Finished seventh in the hammer throw at the NCAA West Regionals ... Big West qualifier in all four throwing events ... Took second in the hammer with a toss of 191-09 at the conference championships ... Established a lifetime-best 195-03 at the Mt. SAC Relays ... Won his section at the USC Invitational (180-04) ... Placed second in the discus at the Big West Challenge, tossing a personal-record 157-10 ... Also took fourth in the javelin (175-03) at the same meet ... Notched a career-long 48-04.75 in the shot put at the UCSD Triton Invitational.
Moorpark College: Named the Western State Conference Male Field Athlete of the Year as a sophomore ... Helped the Raiders to a league title and a fifth-place showing at the state championships ... Garnered all-conference honors in the discus (first team), hammer (second team) and javelin (honorable mention) ... Tabbed the team's most valuable athlete.
High School: Lettered one year in track and field at Santa Barbara High School ... Was the Channel League champion in the shot put ... Placed second in the county in the same event ... Also played football, earning first-team all-league honors as a defensive end.
Personal: Majoring in economics.
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