49ers continue to post top marks
49er men take first, women place second
Eleven men, four women garner all-academic recognition
LBSU posts four individual victories on Saturday
49er men in first, women in third
FIVE-TIME ALL-BIG WEST PERFORMER
2013 & 2015 BIG WEST CHAMPION (DISCUS)
LBSU OUTDOOR BESTS
Shot Put: 59-03 (7th all-time)
Discus: 189-05 (8th all-time)
LBSU INDOOR BESTS
Shot Put: 55-07 (7th all-time)
Weight Throw: 49-00.25
2015 (Senior): NCAA West Preliminary qualifier in the shot put and discus (21st) ... Notched five individual victories in the discus ... Claimed the Big West title with a toss of 185-04 ... Had a season-best 187-08 to win the Anteater 4-Way Meet ... Also finished ahead of the pack at the Jim Bush Collegiate Challenge, California Collegiate Invitational and Big West Challenge ... Double-winner at the Anteater 4-Way Meet as he established a lifetime-best 59-03 to take top honors in the shot put ... That mark ranks seventh in school history ... Named the Big West Men's Field Athlete of the Week for his effort ... Placed fourth in the shot put at the Big West Championships ... Runner-up at the Texas Relays and California Collegiate Invitational ... Competed in the shot put during the indoor season ... Took second at the Lumberjack Team Challenge with a personal-best 55-07.
2014 (Junior): Advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary Round in the discus (25th) and shot put (34th) ... Earned All-Big West honors in both events with a pair of runner-up finishes at the conference championships ... Named the Big West Men's Field Athlete of the Week and the Outstanding Male Field Athlete of the Meet after winning the shot put (58-07.5) and discus (189-05) at the Cal-Nevada Championships ... His mark in the discus was a personal record and ranks among the program's all-time top-10 ... Also notched individual victories in the shot put at the RCC Quad Meet (57-02.75) and Big West Challenge (57-01.5) ... Competed in the shot put during the indoor season ... Took 14th at the MPSF Championships ... Registered a season-best 54-02.5 at the Husky Classic.
2013 (Sophomore): NCAA West Preliminary qualifier in the shot put and discus ... Led all 49er throwers with 15 points at the Big West Championships ... Claimed the conference title in the discus with a toss of 178-11 ... Also scored in the shot put with a fourth-place finish (54-10) ... Posted top-10 performances in both the shot put and discus in every meet, with four victories ... Established a season-best 179-00 to win the discus at the Big West Challenge ... Added a season-best 56-05.5 in the shot put at the Beach Invitational ... Placed 10th in the shot put at the MPSF Indoor Championships (54-00).
2012 (Freshman): Advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary meet in the discus where he finished 30th overall (169-04) ... Earned All-Big West honors in the discus with a runner-up performance at the conference meet ... Also qualified for the Big West Championships in the hammer and shot put ... Scored in the latter event, placing seventh overall with a season-best 55-10.5 ... Established a season-best 172-06 in the discus at the Triton Invitational and 166-04 in the hammer at the Big West Challenge.
High School: Won three letters in track and field at El Toro High School ... Three-time all-league selection ... Garnered all-county and all-state honors as a junior and senior ... Established pre-collegiate bests in the discus (185-00) and shot put (63-04) in 2011.
Personal: Majoring in communication studies.
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