Burger

Lambrechts Jr.

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Throws
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Pretoria, South Africa

Bio

Personal Bests
Indoor
Shot Put: 59-8 1/4 (18.19m) (1/20/18)
Outdoor
Shot Put: 62-5 (19.02m) (4/27/18)
Discus: 177-1 (53.97m) (4/14/18)

Big Ten Championships
2018 (O): SP - 55-11 (17.04m) (12th)
2018 (I): SP - 58-5 1/4 (17.81m) (10th)

Honors
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2017)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2018)

2018 (Freshman)
Indoor: Finished 10th in the shot put at the Big Ten Indoor Championships with a lob of 58-5 1/4 (17.81m)...finished second in the shot put at the Mark Colligan Memorial with a personal best throw of 59-8 1/4 (18.19m).

Outdoor: Finished 12th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the shot put with a heave of 55-11 (17.04m)...won the shot put at the Kansas Relays with a throw of 57-8 1/4 (17.58m)...finished second at the Texas Tech Corky/Crofoot Shootout with a personal best throw of 62-5 (19.02m) in the shot put...placed fifth in the discus at the UCSD Triton Invitational with a lob of 177-1 (53.97m).

Before Nebraska
Placed eighth in the shot put at the 2016 IAAF World U20 Championships in Bydgoszcz, Poland...finished fourth in the shot put at the 2015 IAAF World Youth Championships...set a 5 kilo shot put best of 68-9 3/4 (20.97m), the fourth-best throw in the world for his age group...also ranked fourth in the world in the 1.5 kilo discus with a mark of 208-5 (63.52m)...set a 6 kilo shot put PR of 64-10 1/2 (19.77m) and a 1.75 kilo discus PR of 187-8 (57.20m).

Personal
Born Aug. 6, 1998...parents are Burger and Deirdre...father, Burger Sr., was a two-time Olympic shot putter and three-time African champion.

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