49ers continue to post top marks
LBSU posts four individual victories on Saturday
Adam Bianchessi wins the javelin, Michael Vaughan claims the triple jump title
Senior co-captain had a lifetime-best 165-08
LBSU registers three individual victories on Saturday
2016 & 2015 NCAA WEST PRELIMINARY QUALIFIER
TWO-TIME ALL-BIG WEST PERFORMER
LBSU OUTDOOR BESTS
Shot Put: 38-07.50
Hammer: 195-11 (3rd all-time)
LBSU INDOOR BESTS
Weight Throw: 62-11.50 (School Record)
2016 (Senior): Finished 29th overall at the NCAA West Prelims (188-03) ... Took fourth at the Big West Championships with a toss of 190-06 ... Won the Anteater 4-Way Meet with a season-best 191-10 ... Runner-up at the Ben Brown Invitational (181-07) ... Added top-10 showings at the Cal Opener, UCR Spring Track Classic, Big West Challenge, Steve Scott Invitational and Payton Jordan Invitational ... Hit 191-03 at the Beach Invitational ... Established an indoor school record in the weight throw at the MPSF Championships ... Placed third overall with a mark of 62-11.50 ... Named to the MPSF and Big West All-Academic Teams.
2015 (Junior): Advanced to the NCAA West Preliminary Championships in the hammer ... Earned all-conference honors with a third-place finish at the Big West Championships (191-07) ... Won the event at the Beach Invitational with a personal-record 195-11 ... That mark ranks third in program history ... Also had an individual victory at the Cal Opener, Anteater 4-Way Meet and Big West Challenge ... Hit a then lifetime-best 193-06 to secure a runner-up finish at the Ben Brown Invitational ... One of only two 49ers in school history to surpass the 60-foot mark in the indoor weight throw ... Went for 60-08.50 at the Lumberjack Team Challenge ... Took fifth at the MPSF Championships (60-07.25).
2014 (Sophomore): All-Big West performer in the hammer throw ... Placed third with a season-best 181-01 ... Earned runner-up honors at three meets, while coming in third at the Cal-Nevada Championships ... Notched an indoor season-best 54-00.5 in the weight throw.
2013 (Freshman): Big West qualifier in the discus and hammer ... Scored in the hammer with a seventh-place showing (163-10) ... Established a season-best 170-01 to finish fifth at the Beach Invitational ... Added a lifetime-best 144-09 in the discus at the UC Irvine Spring Break Invitational (7th) ... Notched a season-best 38-07.5 in the shot put at the Big West Challenge.
High School: Won four letters in track & field at Cerritos High School ... Four-time team MVP ... Suburban League champion in the shot put and discus as a senior ... Also qualified for the CIF Finals ... Established a lifetime-best 38-11 in the shot put.
Personal: Majoring in sociology.
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