Discus Starts Friday at 5 p.m. MT
Senior is UW's First National Meet Qualifier Since 2010
Fisher and Gardner Both Miss Top 12 by Less Than a Second
Program Will Send a School-Record 15 Participants
Number Ties for the Program's Most Ever
2013-14: Earned one All-MW honor during the season...indoors threw the shot put and weight throw...notched a personal-best 50-6 1/4 in the shot put...placed 12th in the event at the MW Championships...outdoors placed second at the MW Championships in the discus to earn All-MW...posted a personal-best of 190-11 in the event, which ranks fourth in school history...qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary in the discus and finished 16th, just four places shy of advancing.
2012-13: During the outdoor season, qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary in the discus throw...placed fourth at the MW Outdoor Championships in the event with a toss of 174-9...threw UW's No. 3 all-time mark in the discus at 189-10 for third at the Cowpoke Open, earning MW Male Athlete of the Week Honors...throw finished the season ranked No. 20 in the nation...earned first place in the discus at 176-0 at the AF Relays...redshirted the indoor season.
2011-12: Qualified for the NCAA Outdoor Championships in the discus throw with the No. 9 performance in UW history...also spent his first season at UW learning the hammer throw...redshirted the indoor season.
Personal: Majoring in civil engineering.