Shot Put: 57-10 1/2 (17.64m) (2/3/18)
Shot Put: 59-1 1/4 (18.01m) (4/14/18)
Discus: 183-1 (55.81m) (4/12/18)
2017 (O): DT - 157-1 (47.87m) (24th)
Big Ten Championships
2018 (O): SP - 57-6 1/4 (17.53m) (9th)
2018 (I): SP - 56-2 1/2 (17.13m) (13th)
2017 (O): DT - 179-3 (54.65m) (6th); SP - 57-7 (17.55m) (10th)
2017 (I): SP - 55-5 1/2 (16.90m) (14th)
USTFCCCA Honorable Mention (Discus - 2017 Outdoor)
Academic All-Big Ten (2017)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2015, 2016, 2017; Spring 2016)
USTFCCCA All-Academic Team (2017)
Indoor: Finished 13th at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a toss of 56-2 1/2 (17.13m) in the shot put...finished third in the shot put with a throw of 56-3 1/4 (17.15m) at the Mark Colligan Memorial...set a PR in the shot put at the Frank Sevigne Husker Invite with a throw of 57-10 1/2 (17.64m) and placed fifth.
Outdoor: Placed ninth at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a heave of 57-6 1/4 (17.53m) in the shot put...won the shot put at the Nebraska Invitational...tied his PR of 59-1 1/4 (18.01m) from last year at the UCSD Trition Invitational and placed second in the shot put...placed fourth in the discus at both the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational with a throw of 175-7 (53.52m) and at the UCSD Triton Invitational with a personal-best throw of 181-1 (55.38m).
2017 (Sophomore/Redshirt Freshman)
Indoor: Finished 14th in the shot put at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a mark of 55-5 1/2 (16.90m)...set a season best of 57-4 1/4 (17.48m) at the Nebraska Tune-Up to finish second...won the shot put title at the Holiday Inn Invitational.
Outdoor: Finished 24th in the discus at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a throw of 157-1 (47.87m) to earn USTFCCCA honorable mention...finished sixth in the discus at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a throw of 179-3 (54.66m)...set a PR in the shot put at the Texas Tech Red Raider Shootout with a mark of 59-1 1/4 (18.01m)...won the shot put title at both the Red Raider Shootout and the Nebraska Invitational.
Indoor: Set a shot put season best of 54-11 1/4 (16.74m) at the Nebraska Tune-Up...competed in five regular-season meets.
Outdoor: Redshirted...competing unattached, set an outdoor shot put season best of 52-9 1/4 (16.08m) and a discus best of 173-5 (52.87m).
Set a prep best in the discus of 190-1 (57.93m) and ranked fourth in the state of California and 18th nationally...won the Orange County Championships shot put with a Valencia school-record throw of 61-2 (18.64m)...broke his own record with a shot put of 63-0 3/4 (19.22m)...placed second in the Orange County Championships discus.
Born Jan. 3, 1997...parents are Fred and Kelly...major is criminology & criminal justice.