2010: All-Big West performer and NCAA West Preliminary qualifier in the discus ... Finished second at the conference meet with a toss of 172-04 ... Also competed in the hammer and shot put at the Big West Championships ... Registered a career-long 53-08.25 in the shot put for a sixth-place finish ... Had a lifetime-best 181-02 to claim the discus title at the Cal-Nevada Championships ... Came back the following weekend to win the event at the Big West Challenge (178-06) ... Also established a personal-record 164-10 in the hammer at the Trojan Invitational.
Hartnell College: Competed two years in track and field at Hartnell College ... Two-time All-American in the discus ... Won the discus, shot put and hammer toss at the conference championships in 2008 and 2009 ... Named the team's most valuable field athlete as a freshman and sophomore.
High School: Three-year letterwinner at Alisal High School in Salinas ... Earned all-league honors in the shot put and discus ... Established a school record in the discus ... Earned co-MVP honors in 2007.
Personal: Majoring in communication studies.
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