53 returners and 17 freshmen were commended for their academic achievements
The Tigers brought home 24 PR's and eight wins from Saturday's competitions
Senior Hailey Twietmeyer also earned a new PR, and Mizzou School Record, in the javelin
The Tigers hosted the Collegiate Challenge on Friday in Columbia
The squads split for competitions in New York City and at home with the Missouri Invite
|INDOOR TRACK & FIELD|
|Shot Put||14.36m (47-1.5)||Rod McCravy Memorial Meet||01/26/2013|
|Weight Throw||16.51m (54-2)||Rod McCravy Memorial Meet||01/25/2013|
|OUTDOOR TRACK & FIELD|
|Shot Put||15.71m (51-6.5)||Ole Miss Invitational||04/13/2013|
|Discus||44.11m (144-9)||Iowa Musco Invitational||04/20/2013|
|Hammer||50.66m (166-2)||Iowa Musco Invitational||04/20/2013|
IndoorTrack- Earned both PR's for the indoor season at the Kentucky Rod McCravy Memorial Meet, finishing 16th and 18th for the weight throw and shot put, respectively...Threw a top mark of 16.51m (54-2) in the weight throw at Kentucky, and 14.36m (47-1.5) in the shot put...Ended the season at the Missouri Collegiate Challenge where he threw his second-best shot put and weight throw marks of the season, 14.32m (46-11.75) to place 5th in the shot, and 15.81m (51-10.5) for 7th in the weight throw
Outdoor Track- Earned his PR mark in the shot put at the Ole Miss Invitational, throwing 15.71m (51-6.5) to place 7th in the competition...Ended the season with a pair of PR's at the Iowa Musco Invitational, throwing 44.11m (144-9) in the discus and 50.66m (166-2) in the hammer
- 2010-11 MSHSAA All-State (shot put)
Competed at Rock Bridge HS for coach Elisha Hunt...Helped his team to a District title and seventh-place finish at the MSHSAA State Championships (2011)...As an individual, Nick All-Distric in the shot put (2009) and All-Section in the discus (2010, 2011) and shot put (2011)...He was District and Sectional Champion in the shot put (2010, 2011) and discus (2010, 2011)...Earned All-State honors in the shot put (2010, 2011)...Was the Rock Bridge HS Most Valuable Thrower all four years
High School Bests
Shot Put - 17.17m (56-4) | Discus - 50.95m (167-2)
Parents are Anthony and Julie...Born June 1, 1993 in Columbia, MO...Nick earned the George Washington Carver Award, Presidential Excellence Award, and Scholar Athlete Award (2011)...Was on honor roll (2007-2010)...Two-time recipient of the CACC I Can Club Award and CACC Outstanding Student Finalist (2009, 2010)...Earned the 2008 Departmental Excellence Award in Government and Economics...Is planning on studying Biochemistry/Pre-Med at Missouri
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