Joshua Weirich Athlete Profile

Joshua Weirich

Position: Decathlon Height: 5-9 Weight: 185 Class: Senior Roster Years: 2011-2014 Hometown: Fredericksburg, TX Mission: Eugene, OR Last School: Fredericksburg High School

Personal

  • Born in Middleton, Utah
  • Parents are Rick and Brenda Weirich
  • Has six brothers and two sisters
  • Brother Victor is currently on track team
  • Served LDS mission to Eugene, Oregon
  • Enjoys hiking, camping, carpentry and volleyball
  • Majoring in recreational management

Stats

Personal Bests
Time/Mark Event Venue
7.17 60 meters 2014 MPSF Championships
11.16 100 meters 2013 Sacramento State Mondo Mid-Major Challenge
50.35 400 meters 2013 IC4A/ECAC Outdoor Championships
2:03.65 800 meters 2013 New Mexico Cherry & Silver Invitational
2:42.37 1000 meters 2014 MPSF Indoor Championships
4:32.05 1500 meters 2014 California Multi Meet
8.47 60 meter hurdles 2014 Air Force Invitational
15.11 110 meter hurdles 2012 BYU Robison Invitational
2.03m High jump 2014 BYU Indoor Invitational
4.90m Pole vault 2014 Air Force Collegiate Invitational
6.87m Long jump 2014 BYU Indoor Invitational
12.36m Shot put 2013 Sacramento State Mondo Mid-Major Challenge
44.12m Discus 2014 California Multi Meet
53.73m Javelin 2013 BYU Robison Invitational
5247 Heptathlon 2012 MPSF Indoor Championships
7412 Decathlon 2014 California Multi Meet

Career Stats



2011 | Freshman Year

Indoor

  • Took second in the heptathlon at the BYU Indoor Invitational with 4483 points
  • Placed fourth at the Jackson's Invitational in the heptathlon with 4851 points
  • Finished in sixth place at the MWC Indoor Championships in the heptathlon (4965 points)

Outdoor

  • Took third in the decathlon (6324 points) at the SDSU Aztec Invitational
  • Placed first in the decathlon at the BYU Robison Invitational with 6690 points
  • Took fifth at the MWC Outdoor Championships in the decathlon with 6484 points

2012 | Sophomore Year

Indoor

  • Took fourth at the Air Force Team Challenge in the heptathlon with 5090 points
  • Placed fifth at the MPSF Indoor Championships in the heptathlon with 5247 points

Outdoor

  • Took third at the Annual SDSU Aztec Track  Field Invitational in the decathlon with 6840 points
  • Took first in the decathlon (7095 points) at the BYU Robison Invitational

2013 | Junior Year

Indoor

  • Took fifth in the heptathlon with 5163 points at the MPSF Indoor Championships

Outdoor

  • Took seventh in the decathlon at the Sacramento State Mondo Mid-Major Challenge with 5143 points
  • Placed second in the decathlon with 6632 points at the BYU Robison Invitational
  • Took second at the IC4A/ECAC DI Championships in the decathlon with 7332 points

2014 | Senior Year

Indoor

  • Took fourth in the 60m (7.27), third in the long jump (6.87m), third in the shot put (11.83m), first in the high jump (2.03m) and third in the 60m hurdles (8.63) in the men's decathlon events in which he competed at the BYU Indoor Invitational
  • Took fifth in the pole vault (4.75m), fifth in the 60m (8.48) and 12th in the shot put (11.59m) at the Lobo Invitational
  • Placed second in the heptathlon at the Air Force Invitational and set two personal bests to post the fourth highest score all-time at BYU
  • Placed fifth in the pole vault at the Air Force Collegiate Invitational with a new personal best of 4.90m
  • Took fourth in the heptathlon at the MPSF Championshipswith a point toal of 5494

Outdoor

  • Took first in the decathlon at the California Multi Meet with a personal bests 7412 points, setting personal records in the discus and 1500m
  • Placed third in the discus at the UVU Invitational with a mark of 41.38m