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Javelin
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: De Pere, Wis.
High School: De Pere
Major: Undeclared

Bio

Personal Bests
Indoor
60m: 8.84 (1/28/17)
60m Hurdles: 10.41 (1/20/17)
Long Jump: 15-11 1/2 (4.86m) (1/13/17)
Shot Put: 30-2 1/4 (9.20m (2/17/17)
Outdoor
Javelin: 160-6 (48.93m) (6/24/17)

Honors
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2017)
USTFCCCA Honorable Mention (Javelin - 2017 Outdoor)
USATF Junior Outdoor Champion (Javelin - 2017)

2018 (Redshirt)
Indoor: Redshirted

Outdoor: Finished fourth in the javelin at the Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational with a launch of 158-6 (48.32m)...received a medical hardship after missing the season with an injury. 

2017 (Freshman)
Indoor: Competed in four regular-season meets...set personal records in the 60m (8.84), 60m hurdles (10.41), long jump (15-11 1/2; 4.86m) and shot put (30-2 1/4; 9.20m).

Outdoor: Competed in four regular-season meets, the Big Ten Championships, the NCAA Division I West Preliminary Round and the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships...set a season best in the javelin at the NCAA Division I West Preliminary Round with a mark of 158-0 (48.15m)...placed 24th in the javelin at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Championships with a mark of 143-0 (43.59m)...placed seventh at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships...won the javelin title at the USATF Junior Outdoor Championships following the season with a PR of 160-6 (48.93m), which ranks eighth in NU history.

Before Nebraska
Attended De Pere High School in De Pere, Wisconsin...was the national champion in the javelin at the 2015 AAU Junior Olympics with a mark of 143-6 (43.73m)...competed in numerous events during the high school season, including the sprints, hurdles, shot put, high jump, long jump and triple jump...also played volleyball, basketball and softball.

Personal
Born June 24, 1998...parents are Jim and Christine...major is biology.

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2018 Big Ten Indoor T&F Highlights
Nebraska Tune-Up Highlights
Frank Sevigne Highlights - Day 2