With 6-of-21 events scored, CCU's men are in second place with 35 points
Ryan Minor won the men's hammer with a mark of 60.70m (199-2)
Jerome Coaxum set a new personal best in the men's 200-meter dash
Nick Seabright finished third overall in the men's decathlon with 6,245 points
Ryan Minor finished fourth in the men's hammer
Big South Outdoor Championships
Big South Outdoor Track & Field Championships
Alan Connie Shamrock Invitational XX (March 18, 2016)
Chanticleers compete for conference crown in High Point, N.C.
**2016: All-Big South in decathlon
2016 Track & Field: Earned All-Big South honors in the decathlon with a second-place finish and personal-best score of 6,277 points ... Set a personal-best in the javelin with a 59.25m at the Big South Championships ... Finished second in the 110m hurdles at the Coach O Coastal Carolina Invitational, setting a season-best time of 15.54 ... Ran a 52.65 in the 400m decathlon at the Big South Championships ... Turned in a season-best 1.80m in the high jump decathlon at the Big South Championships ... Finished third in the pole vault (3.80m, 12-05.50) at Battle of the Beaches XI ... Notched four top-five finishes in the long jump ... Had three top-10 finishes in the shot put ... Scored a 56.41m (185-01) in the javelin at the Bill Carson Invitational.
2015 Track & Field: Competed in three meets for Coastal Carolina … Made his first appearance of the season at the Bill Carson Invitational … Recorded a throw of 9.95m (32-07.25) in the shot put, 27.27m (89-04) in the discus and 52.00m (170-07) in the javelin … Next saw action at the Big South Challenge Cup … Recorded personal-bests in the high jump (1.75m/5-08.75), shot put (10.41m/34-02.00) and javelin (54.29m/178-01) … His javelin throw was the eighth-best in the Big South this season … Competed in the first two events of the decathlon (100m and javelin) at the Big South Conference Championships before withdrawing due to an injury … Member of the 2014-15 Big South Honor Roll.
2014 Track & Field: Placed sixth in the decathlon at the Big South Championships with a season-best 5,944 points... Posted runner-up finishes in the pole vault and javelin events of the decathlon at the Big South Championships while finishing third in the long jump and fourth in the 100m. Running event personal bests were 11.52 (100m), 51.21 (400m), 5:05.10 (1,500m) and 16:15 (100m hurdles)... Field event personal bests of 6.20m (long jump), 1.68m (high jump), 4.10m (pole vault), 30.65m (discus), 9.62m (shot put) and 50.94m (javelin) ... Member of 2013-14 Big South Presidential Honor Roll, Dean's List in Fall and Spring.
High School: Competed at Boonsboro High School in Boonsboro, Md.... Team finished as state runners-up in both indoor and outdoor his senior season... Team finished as runners-up at the state indoor meet as a junior... Helped team capture County Championship as a sophomore... Named Washington County Athlete of the Year as a senior... Helped set school records in the 4x100 and 4x800... Has personal bests of 13' in pole vault, 15.13 in 110m hurdles, 40.87 in 300m hurdles, 50.4 in 400m, 6' in high jump, 19'7.43" in long jump, 41'2.25" in triple jump and 2:09.30 in 800m... Also competed for the Boonsboro football team and was named All-County and All-Conference as a tight end.