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 Langston Newton
Langston Newton

Class:
Junior

Hometown:
Carmel, Ind.

High School:
Carmel

Event:
Throws

Experience:
1L


Collegiate Bests
SP:
15.59M | DT: 50.83M

2013
Outdoor - Competed in the shot put and discus ... Placed in the top-20 in both the shot put and discus at the Southeastern Conference Championships ... Season-best shot put 15.16 meters / 49' 9" was recorded at 2013-opening USF Bulls Invitational ... Career-best discus throw 50.83M/166' 9" also came at Bulls Invtiational.


Indoor - Collegiate-best shot put 15.59M / 51' 1.75" occurred at the Tyson Inivtational in Fayetteville, Ark. ... Competed in shot put at SEC Championships.

High School
Won the state championship in both the shot put and discus throw as a senior ... Holds the school records in both events ... President of the school's Diversity Focus Group.


Personal
Born in Indianapolis, Ind. ... Member of the 2012 Kentucky football team as a defensive lineman ... Son of John and Ruby Newton ... John played college football at Grambling State University ... Langston is the brother of former Kentucky quarterback Morgan Newton ... Major is undecided.

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