Junior clocked in at 4:28.72 to rank sixth in school history
Junior Garrett Demirjian in third place after five events
LBSU will also host the Beach Invitational at Cerritos College, April 19-20
49er men take first, women place second
49er men in first, women in third
TWO-TIME ALL-BIG WEST PERFORMER
LBSU OUTDOOR BESTS
200m - 25.05
800m - 2:30.66
100m Hurdles - 14.57
High Jump - 5-01
Long Jump - 19-10.75 (7th all-time)
Triple Jump - 37-01.75
Shot Put - 38-00.25
Javelin - 107-10
Heptathlon: 4,963 points (6th all-time)
LBSU INDOOR BESTS
800m - 2:28.71
60m Hurdles - 9.3
High Jump - 5-03.75
Long Jump - 19-08 (2nd all-time)
Shot Put - 37-07.25
Pentathlon - 3,658 (School Record)
2015 (Senior): Advanced to the NCAA West Preliminaries in the long jump ... Scored at the Big West Championships with a sixth-place finish ... Won the event at the Cal Opener (19-06.75) and the Big West Challenge (19-04.75) ... Set a personal-record 19-10.75 to claim runner-up honors at the Jim Bush Collegiate Challenge ... Also finished second at the USC Trojan Invitational with a leap of 19-02.5 ... Competed in two indoor meets ... Won the long jump at the Lumberjack Team Challenge and established a lifetime-best 19-08 to finish fifth at the MPSF Championships.
2014 (Redshirt): Did not compete during the outdoor season ... Finished sixth in the pentathlon at the MPSF Indoor Championships with a school-record 3,658 points ... Had top-10 showings in the long jump (2nd), shot put (4th) and high jump (T7th).
2013 (Junior): NCAA West Preliminary qualifier in the long jump (44th) ... Garnered All-Big West honors in the long jump and heptathlon ... Established a lifetime-best 4,963 points to place third in the heptathlon ... Notched five personal bests, winning the 200m (25.05) and posting four other top-three showings at the multi-event championships ... Came back the following weekend to claim runner-up honors in the long jump with a season-best 19-07.5 ... Also recorded the second-best indoor mark in school history at 19-01.5.
Previous College: Member of the track & field team at Fresno State for two years ... Established a then personal-record 4,841 points in the heptathlon in 2012 ... Added lifetime bests in the 400m hurdles (62.34), 100m hurdles (14.57) and the triple jump (38-08) ... Also competed on the cross country team in 2011 ... Finished the 5K in a time of 27:34 at the Roadrunner Invitational.
High School: Won four letters in track & field at Frontier High School ... Qualified for the CIF Finals in the 100m hurdles, 300m hurdles and 4x400m relay as a senior ... Finished among the top-16 in both hurdle events.
Personal: Majoring in human development.
- Recruiting Information
- Men's Track & Field Questionnaire
- Women's Track & Field Questionnaire
- Contact Information
- Head Coach Andy Sythe - Jumps, Multis
- Shawn Winget - Distances
- LaTanya Sheffield - Sprints, Hurdles
- Cory Loebl - Throws
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