Georgia Track & Field Welcomes The Competition To Athens
Three Bulldogs Advance To Championships At NCAA East Prelims
Georgia Track & Field Aiming For NCAA Qualifiers At Prelims
Bulldog Track & Field Sets Their Sights On NCAA Championships
Bulldog Throwers Finish With A Flurry At Triton Invitational
2012: Outdoor - Joined with his Bulldog teammates to register the fifth-best time in school history (3:04.91) to take seventh in the 4x400 relay at the NCAA East Prelims and advance to the national finals...Advanced to the national finals in the 4x100 relay with a time of 39.89 for 10th place...Suffered a disqualification in the 400 hurdles at the Prelims...Finished sixth in the 400 hurdles at the SEC Championships with a time of 51.45...Also ran a leg on the second-place 4x100 relay team at the SEC meet after the foursome registered a 39.73 and was on the third-place 4x400 relay team (3:06.80)...Clocked a personal-best 50.99 to earn the top collegiate spot in the 400 hurdles at the Spec Towns Invite...Part of second-place 4x400 team at the Florida Relays after clocking a 3:06.08....Earned top collegiate honors in the 400 hurdles at the Yellow Jacket Invite with a time of 51.40 and was a leg on the winning 4x100 relay team after the unit clocked a 40.33...Was a leg on the winning 4x100 relay team (40.17) at the Georgia Relays.
2012: Indoor - Did not compete for the Bulldogs.
2011: Outdoor - Wrapped up his season by competing at the NCAA East Prelims...Opened the SEC Championships with the longest throw of his career (218-2) to take third in the javelin...Launched a personal-best throw of 204-9 to take second in the javelin at the War Eagle Invite...Took third with a personal-best throw of 193-6 at the SEC vs. Big Ten Challenge...Cruised to a 40-foot victory in the javelin (188-9) at the Georgia Intercollegiate Invitational during his first meet with the Bulldogs.
2011: Indoor - Redshirted for the Bulldogs.
High School: Won the javelin and finished third in the hammer at the 2008 USATF Georgia Association Jr. Championships...Named Sprayberry's 2008 Men's Track and Field Athlete of the Year...Personal-best marks of 182 feet, 6 ½ inches in the javelin, 180-6 in the discus and 51-0.75 in the shot put...Took first in the discus and second in the shot put at the 2008 GHSA Region 6-AAAAA meet as a senior...Finished third in the discus at the 2007 GHSA state championship...Also competed on Sprayberry's basketball, baseball and football teams...Earned his Eagle Scout award.
Personal: Born October 12, 1989...Son of Sheri Anderson...Completed a two-year full-time service mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints after graduating from Sprayberry...Majoring in Psychology.