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Macauley Garton
Macauley Garton

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Shawnee, KS

High School:
Mill Valley HS

Event:
Throws

Eligibility:
Junior (O)


04/13/2014

Jill Rushin with Nation-Leading Mark to Close Missouri Relays

Senior Hailey Twietmeyer also earned a new PR, and Mizzou School Record, in the javelin

04/05/2014

Track Closes Crimson Tide Invitational

The Tigers depart Tuscaloosa with ten PR's and four new All-Time Top Ten marks

03/29/2014

Four PR's Take Tigers Into Final Day of Meet Weekend

The teams had four All-Time Top Ten marks at the Texas Relays on Friday

03/29/2014

Rushin Claims Weekend's Second Win on Final Day in Texas

Tigers return with nine personal records and ten All-Time Top Ten performances

03/26/2014

Tigers Take On a Two-Meet Weekend in Texas

The teams will compete at the Texas Relays and Bobcat Invitational starting Thursday

Missouri Personal Bests
Event Mark Meet Date

OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD

Javelin

69.56m (228-2)

Crimson Tide Invitational 04/06/2013

NOTEWORTHY
- 2013 NCAA Championships Preliminary Round qualifier (javelin)

- 2012 NCAA Championships Preliminary Round qualifier (javelin)
- 2012 Outdoor All-Big 12 (javelin)
- Third at the 2012 USATF Junior Championships (javelin)

2012-13
IndoorTrack- Did not compete

Outdoor Track- Macauley started his break-out season with a second place finish at the Arkansas Spring Invitational, throwing 65.26m (214-1)...He went on to top that throw with his PR performance at the Crimson Tide Invitational, winning the event with a toss of 69.56m (228-2)...Was runner-up at the Old Miss Invitational, and placed fifth overall in the javelin competition at the Drake Relays...Scored for the Tigers at the SEC Championships, placing sixth in the javelin with a throw of 65.06m (213-5)...Ended his season with a 13th-place performance at the NCAA West Preliminary Round, just missing out on a spot at the NCAA Championships with his mark of 68.36m (224-3)

2011-12
Indoor Track- Did not compete

Outdoor Track- Started his career as a Tiger with a win in the javelin at the Missouri Relays, marking at 64.15m (210-5.5)...Went on to take another first place finish at the Tom Botts Invitational with a throw of 61.73m (202-6.25)...Earned his season-best at the Kansas Relays, finishing sixth with a throw of 65.92m (216-3.25)...Earned his first All-Big 12 honor with a mark of 62.85m (206-2.5), good for sixth...Finished his season out at the NCAA Championships West Preliminary Round

HIGH SCHOOL
Macauley competed at Mill Valley HS for coaches Cory Wurtz and Chris Dunback...He helped lead his team to four League Championship titles (2008-2011) and two Regional Championship titles (2008, 2010)...As an individual, Macauley broke the Mill Valley HS and Kaw Valley League javelin records...He was a four-time KSHSAA State Championship qualifier (2008-2011), and earned three-All State honors and two Championship titles (2010, 2011)...He was also a two-time Regional Champion and Kaw Valley Champion in the Javelin (2010, 2011)...In 2011, Macauley was the Kansas Relays Champion in the javelin, and the javelin Champion at the Great Southwest Track & Field Classic...He was a two-time USA 1st Team Elite honoree in the javelin, as released by Milesplit (2010, 2011)...Was also the Kansas Gatorade Player of the Year for Boys' Track & Field (2011)

High School Best
Javelin - 68.35m (224-3)

PERSONAL
Parents are Aaron and Carol...Born March 18, 1993 in Shawnee, KS...In high school, Macauley was a Kansas State Scholar and earned the Kansas Board of Regents Certificate of Recognition...Earned the President's Volunteer Service Award, presented by the United States President's Council on Service and Civic Participation...He was an Academic Letter winner (2008-2011)...Is studying Business at Missouri.