Position
Throws
Height
6'2
Class
Freshman
Hometown
Baton Rouge, La.
High School
Parkview Baptist HS

Career Records

2021 NCAA Champion – Javelin – 252’ 7”
2021 SEC Newcomer of the Year (outdoors)
2020 SEC Spring Academic Honor Roll
2019 U20 Pan Am Champion (Javelin)
2019 U20 USA Championships Runner Up (Javelin)
2018 U20 IAAF World Championships Runner Up (Javelin)
2018 U20 USA Championships Runner Up (Javelin)
2018 USATF Junior Olympic Champion (Javelin)
2018 New Balance Outdoors National Champion (Javelin)
2016 AAU Junior Olympics National Champion (Javelin)

Top 10 LSU Marks
No. 1 – Javelin – 252’ 7” (76.98m)

2021 Outdoor (FRESHMAN)
Competed solely in the javelin throw … won the NCAA title on his sixth and final throw of the event with a personal best throw of 252’ 7” (76.98m) … the mark of 252’ 7” was an LSU school record … placed fourth in the SEC Championships with a mark of 232’ 7” (70.89m) … won first title of his collegiate career with a throw of 207’ 8” (63.29m) at the Louisiana Classics … won gold with a throw of 235’ 2” (71.67m) at the Crimson Tide Invitational … silver medalist at the LSU Alumni Gold with a heave of 239’ 10” (73.10m).

2021 Indoor
Did not compete.

2020 INDOOR (FRESHMAN)
Did not compete.

Prior to LSU
Competed at Parkview Baptist High School … 2019 U20 Pan Am champion in the javelin with a heave of 76.95 meters … placed sixth at the 2019 USA Championships in the javelin (73.44 meters) … garnered silver at the 2019 U20 USA Championships with a heave of 76.14 meters in the javelin … claimed silver at the 2018 IAAF U20 World Championships in Finland with a javelin throw of 73.76 meters … earned a second-place showing in the javelin at the 2018 U20 USA Championships (70.48 meters) … 2018 Texas Relays champion in the javelin (71.60 meters) … 2018 USATF National Junior Olympic winner in the javelin (227’ 5.25”) … won the 2018 New Balance outdoor national title in the javelin throw with a toss of 226’ 8” … won titles in the javelin in 2018 at the Allstate Sugar Bowl Classic (217’ 5”), Texas Relays (234’ 11”), Oregon Relays (229’ 0”), and Penn Relays (238’ 6”) … placed second at the 2017 LHSAA State Championships in the javelin with a mark of 188’ 9.75” … placed sixth with a shot put of 49’ 8.75” at the 2018 LHSAA State Championships … won 12 event titles in the javelin during his junior season in 2017 … runner-up in the shot put at the 2017 LHSAA Indoor State Championships with a mark of 52’ 2.75” … placed second in the javelin throw at the 2016 LHSAA State Championships in the javelin throw with a mark of 170’ 7”.

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