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 Colin Boevers
Colin Boevers

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Salt Lake City, Utah

High School:
Judge Memorial

Event:
Throws


• 2010 NCAA All-American
• 2010 SEC Champion - Discus
• 2010 All-SEC Outdoor First Team
• 2010 NCAA Outdoor Championship Finalist - Discus
• 2010 NCAA East Preliminary Finalist - Discus
• 2010 SEC Indoor Finalist - Shot Put
• 2008 NCAA Mideast Regional Semifinalist - Discus
• 2008 All-SEC Outdoor Freshman Team - Shot Put
• 2008 All-SEC Indoor Freshman Team - Shot Put
• 2008 USATF Junior Championships Participant - Shot Put, Discus

2009 (Sophomore): Outdoor - Started flight two of the discus competition at the SEC Championships with a personal-best throw of 176-8 that placed fourth overall ... Also threw a personal-best shot put mark of 56-6 at the conference meet to finish ninth overall ... Placed seventh in the Triton Invitational shot put competition, with a measurement of 56-0 to claim a regional-qualifying mark ... Added another NCAA mark at Auburn's Tiger Track Classic, throwing the discus a distance of 176-5 on the final attempt to place fourth overall. Indoor - Threw season-best shot put mark of 54-03.25 at Kentucky Invitational ... At Rod McCravy Memorial Meet posted season-best weight throw mark of 51-07.25.

2008 (Freshman): Outdoor - Broke the UK freshman discus record with a personal-best throw of 181-4 at the Jesse Owens Classic ... At Mideast Regional, threw the discus a distance of 176-0 to place 12th overall ... Placed seventh in the discus at the SEC Championships with a throw of 179-6 ... Finished as top freshman in the shot put at SECs with a personal-best heave of 55-2 ... At USATF junior championships placed third in shot put and seventh overall in discus. Indoor - At SEC Championships, was top the freshman in the shot put with a personal-best mark of 56-0.50 to place ninth overall ... Threw personal best weight throw mark at McCravy Memorial with a distance of 46-8.75.

High School: Member of the 2007 USA Today High School All-USA Track and Field Team in shot put and discus ... Nike All-American in shot put and discus ... Two-time state champion in both shot and discus ... Holds 3A state records in both shot put and discus ... Ranked fourth in the nation for shot put and eighth in the country for discus in 2007 ... On state championship teams in 2005 and 2007 ... Coached by Bishop Dolegiewicz ... Holley Sportsmanship Award in 2006. Personal: Born May 17, 1989 ... Parents are James and Susan Boevers ... Has two brothers, Eric and Justin ... Major is undeclared.

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