Summary
  • Indoor:
    • MWC Championship Team (2008, 2009)
  • Outdoor:
    • NCAA Regionals (Hammer 2009)
    • MWC Championship Team (2008, 2009)
Sophomore - 2009
  • Indoor:
    • Finished 5th in the weight throw (19.16m) and 10th in the shot put (14.37m) at the MWC Championships
    • threw for 17.69m at the New Balance Invite in the weight throw
    • took second at the BYU and Bengal Invites in the weight throw
    • finished third in the weight throw (17.28m) at the New Mexico Invite
  • Outdoor:
    • Placed 12th at NCAA Regionals in the hammer with a distance of 59.22m
    • took first in the hammer at the U of U Twilight Meet, throwing 54.25m
    • at the Collegiate Tri-Meet, finished first in the hammer (53.20)
    • at Cougar Invite, threw the hammer 57.10m to finish in first place
    • took second in the hammer at both the Weber State and Robison Invitationals
Freshman - 2008
  • Indoor:
    • Placed second at the BYU Cougar Indoor Meet with a throw of 52 feet 4.0 inches
    • placed seventh at the Lumberjack Invitational with a throw of 51 feet 11.25 inches
    • placed sixth at the NWU Invitational with a distance of 43 feet 0.50 inches
    • placed fifth at the Boise State Team Invite
  • Outdoor:
    • Placed 18th at the Arizona State Invitational in the discus with a distance of 145-10
    • at the BYU Cougar Invitational placed third in the hammer throw with a distance of 50.09m
    • at the Tom Botts Invitational placed eighth in the discus throw with a distance of 150-04, in the hammer throw a distance of 163-08 for sixth
    • at Azusa Pacific University placed first in the hammer throw with a distance of 171-03 (52.19m)
  • Prepped at Monument Valley High
  • placed third in the Junior National Olympics in weightlifting in 2004
  • region champ in discus and shot put
  • state 3A North Region discus record holder
  • state runner-up in discus
  • 2004 Navajo Times Male Athlete of the Year
  • Born in Kayenta, Arizona
  • parents are Ollie and Aneta
  • wife is Katie
  • sister Deezbaa is on the women's track team
  • served in the West Virginia Charleston Mission (2005-07) for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • majoring in exercise science with an emphasis in fitness and wellness
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