Junior Jumper Wins the Triple Jump and Long Jump
Field Events Start at 4 p.m. Followed by Running Events at 5:30 p.m.
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
2014 Mountain West Outdoor Track & Field Championships in Laramie, Wyo.
2013-14: Set four all-time top 10 marks during the season and earned his first All-MW honor...indoors ran the fifth-fastest 60-meter hurdles in school history at 8.15...also notched the No. 5 triple jump with a leap of 51-3 3/4...competed in the triple jump, long jump and 60-meter hurdles at the MW Championships...won the triple jump at three meets during the indoor season...outdoors, posted the No. 6 all-time mark in the triple jump at 50-6 3/4...also the No. 8 mark in the 110-meter hurdles at 14.45...earned All-MW honors in the triple jump with a third-place finish at the MW Championships...qualified for the NCAA West Preliminary in the event...won four triple jumps during the outdoor season.
2012-13: Competed at the MW Outdoor Championships in the triple jump and the 4x100 relay, placing 11th in the triple jump at 46-1 1/2 and assisting the relay to sixth place in 42.3...placed third in the long jump at the Cowpoke Open at 20-8 1/4...finished fourth in the triple jump in 46-9 at the Jack Christiansen Invite...opened the outdoor season at the Tom Benich Invite, placing third in the triple jump at 46-2 1/2....redshirted the indoor season.
Before Wyoming: Coached by Annie Hinkhouse...lettered four years in track & field, excelling his senior year as he earned first team all-conference in the 110-meter hurdles, triple jump and 300-meter hurdles ... as a junior, earned first team all-conference in the triple jump, 110-meter hurdles and helped the 4x200 relay squad to the honor as well ... also played four years of football, achieving first team all-conference as a defensive back his junior and senior years and Defensive MVP as a senior.
Personal: Parents are Dan and Karen Carter ... majoring in physical education.