Carlos

Davis

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Throws
Year: Senior
Hometown: Blue Springs, Mo.
High School: Blue Springs
Major: Psychology

Bio

TFRRS All-Time Performances

Personal Bests
Indoor
Shot Put: 54-10 (16.71m) (2/19/16)
Outdoor
Discus: 191-11 (58.50m) (5/25/19)
Shot Put: 51-7 3/4 (15.74m) (5/15/16)

NCAA Championships
2019 (O): DT - 185-5 (56.51m) (16th)
2018 (O): DT - 161-1 (49.10m) (23rd)

Big Ten Championships
2019 (O): DT - 183-4 (55.87m) (3rd)
2018 (O): DT - 187-4 (57.11m) (7th)
2017 (O): DT - 175-5 (53.46m) (10th)
2016 (O): DT - 177-10 (54.20m) (7th); SP - 51-7 3/4 (15.74m) (19th)
2016 (I): SP - 51-7 3/4 (15.74m) (19th)

Honors
USTFCCCA All-America Second Team (Discus - 2019 Outdoor)
USTFCCCA All-America Honorable Mention (Discus - 2018 Outdoor)
Nebraska Scholar-Athlete Honor Roll (Fall 2017; Spring 2018)
Brook Berringer Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2018)
Tom Osborne Citizenship Team (2016, 2017, 2018)

2019 (Junior/Senior)
Outdoor: Earned USTFCCCA second-team All-America honors at the NCAA Outdoor Championships, finishing 16th in the discus with a toss of 185-5 (56.51m)...advanced to the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a PR throw of 191-11 (58.50m) at the NCAA West Preliminary Round, good for the No. 9 throw in NU history...placed third at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships with a toss of 183-4 (55.87m)...won the discus title at the Nebraska Invitational.

2018 (Sophomore/Junior)
Outdoor: Placed 23rd in the discus at the NCAA Outdoor Championships with a toss of 161-1 (49.10m)…finished seventh at the Big Ten Championships in the discus with a heave of 187-4 (57.11m)…set a season-best in the discus at the NCAA West Preliminary round with a toss of 188-1 (57.32m)…posted second place finishes in the discus at both the Nebraska Invitational and Pac-12 vs. Big Ten Invitational.

2017 (Redshirt/Sophomore)
Indoor: Redshirted.

Outdoor: Finished 10th at the Big Ten Outdoor Championships in the discus with a mark of 175-5 (53.46m)...placed second with a season best of 177-1 (53.99m) at the Nebraska Invitational...placed 32nd at the NCAA West Preliminary Round at 172-3 (52.50m).

2016 (Freshman)
Indoor: Set a shot put personal best of 54-10 (16.71m) to place sixth at the Nebraska Tune-Up...competed in five meets. 

Outdoor: Set an outdoor season best of 185-5 (56.53m) in the discus at the Nebraska Invitational...competed in the Big Ten Outdoor Championships, finishing in seventh place in the discus with a mark of 177-10 (54.20m) to qualify for the NCAA West Preliminary Round...also finished 19th in the shot put at the conference meet with a season-best throw of 51-7 3/4 (15.74m).

Before Nebraska

Attended Blue Springs High School in Blue Springs, Mo., and is also a defensive lineman for the Husker football team...as a senior, helped lead Blue Springs to a Class 5 Missouri State Championship title, capturing first-place finishes in shot put and discus in the process...had a throw of 214-4 in the discus as a senior, the best prep mark in the nation in 2015 and two feet better than his top throw in 2014, which then ranked best in the nation...was the Kansas City Star All-Metro track and field boys athlete of the year in 2015...was a two-time state champion in the discus...on the football field, was recognized as the Missouri Coaches Association Class 6 Defensive Player of the Year in 2014, and earned the prestigious Buck Buchanan Award...was a Class 6 all-state pick for the second straight year and earned All-Metro honors from the Kansas City Star.

Personal
Born Aug. 22, 1996...son of Carl and Tracy Davis...has a twin brother, Khalil, who is also on the Nebraska track and field and football teams...is the older of the twins by five minutes...major is psychology.

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