Burger

Lambrechts Jr.

BurgerLambrechts Jr.Zoom
Throws
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Pretoria, South Africa

Bio

Personal Bests
Outdoor
Shot Put: 62-5 (19.02m) (4/27/18)
Discus: 177-0 (53.97m) (4/14/18)

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

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