UW's leading shot competitor outdoors in 2004 ... needs to add just three feet to top Regional-qualifying standard ... a two-time state prep champion. 2004-05: Placed 4th at the Vandal Indoor Final...placed 1st in the Shot Put at the McDonald's Open. 2003-04: Heaved the shot 51-5 at the WSU Dual to lead all Huskies in 2004 ... scored in both the shot and disc at the WSU Dual ... was an MPSF shot qualifier indoors with a best of 52-10 3/4 ... placed 14th in the event at the MPSF meet ... was remarakably consistent indoors, with all seven of his best throws landing between 50-10 3/4 and 52-10 3/4.
High School and Personal: Born Nov. 12, 1984 ... parents are Kristianne and Craig ... has a younger brother, Collin ... won consecutive state shot put titles in 2002 and 2003 ... took third in the shot at the 2001 state meet, and third in the discus at state in 2002 ... won three conference championships in the shot put ... was named to the All-State team in each of his final three seasons ... lettered all four years at Billings Senior, and was named captain as both a junior and senior ... earned four Academic All-State accolades ... earned valedictorian honors with a perfect 4.0 GPA ... interested in a career in politics.
Personal Best Marks
Shot Put....... 62-6
Shot Put (indoor).......52-7 1/2