Eleven men, four women garner all-academic recognition
49er men in first, women in third
Fifteen athletes have accounted for 18 marks that rank among the NCAA's top-10
LBSU registers three individual victories on Saturday
Jacob Fraser takes top honors in the shot put and discus
2013: Advanced to the NCAA West Preliminaries in the hammer throw after claiming the Big West title with a lifetime-best 193-04 ... Was the runner-up at the Beach Classic ... Also took third at the UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational (188-01) and the Big West Challenge (182-01) ... Competed in the weight throw during the indoor season ... Established a personal-best 59-05.5 at both the Run for the Dream meet (1st) and the MPSF Championships (6th) ... That mark ranks fifth in school history.
2012: Big West qualifier in the discus (8th) and hammer (13th) ... Established a then lifetime-best 182-11 to finish seventh in the hammer at the Steve Scott Invitational ... Added a season-best 151-00 in the discus at the same meet ... Took third in the hammer at the Big West Challenge with a toss of 181-07 ... Also placed fifth at the Beach Classic and sixth at both the Ben Brown Invitational and UCI Spring Break Invitational ... Competed in the shot put and weight throw during the indoor season ... Registered a season-best 57-08.5 in the weight throw for a seventh-place showing at the MPSF Championships.
Antelope Valley College: Competed two years on the track and field team at Antelope Valley College ... Earned all-conference honors in the hammer throw ... Established a then lifetime-best 168-00.
High School: Lettered four years at Desert High School ... Earned all-league honors in the shot put and discus as a senior ... Also took fourth at the CIF-Division IV Championships ... Registered personal records in the shot put (40-00) and discus (151-00) ... Four-year letterwinner in wrestling and two-year letterwinner in football ... Garnered first-team all-league recognition as a defensive lineman in 2008 and 2009 ... Was also an All-CIF selection as a senior.
Personal: Majoring in kinesiology - fitness.