Percy Places Third at British Championships
Birmingham, England - Former Nebraska track and field student-athlete Nick Percy placed third in the discus at the 2018 Muller British Athletics Championships with a throw of 187-10 (57.26m) on Saturday at Alexander Stadium.
Percy, the 2016 NCAA discus champion and a two-time first-team All-American in the event, recorded his best mark on his sixth and final attempt. He wrapped up his NU career by placing eighth at the 2018 NCAA Championships in June.
57.26m & 🥉 medal at the 🇬🇧 Championships. Happy considering the last few weeks of illness but hungry to get back into shape pic.twitter.com/aN4mxb3IW3— Nick Percy (@PercyNic) June 30, 2018
Olympian Brett Morse won the competition with a mark of 193-3 (58.90m).