Placed second in high jump, 400m
Filip, Riddle, and Murray to represent Rice
Riddle places 18th in hammer throw
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Placed sixth in hammer throw at NCAA West Prelims
AT MAJOR MEETS
2015 C-USA Indoor - 7th, Weight Throw, 16.10m (52-10.00)
2015 C-USA Outdoor - 4th, Hammer Throw, 56.93m (186-9.00)
2015 C-USA Outdoor - 6th, Discus Throw, 48.34m (158-7.00)
2016 C-USA Indoor - 6th, Weight Throw, 17.69m (58-0.500)
2016 C-USA Outdoor - 2nd, Hammer Throw, 62.01m (203-5.00)
2016 C-USA Outdoor - 6th, Discus Throw, 47.92m (157-3.00)
2016 NCAA West Prelims - 7th, Hammer Throw, 64.15m (210-5.00)
2016 NCAA Outdoor Championships - 19th, Hammer Throw, 63.09m (207.00)
Weight Throw- 17.72m (52-10.00), Charlie Thomas Invite (2/5/16)
Discus- 50.35m (165-2.00), Victor Lopez Classic (3/24/16)
*Hammer- 64.15m (210-5.00), NCAA West Prelims (5/26/16)* (School Record)
Shot Put - 11.85m (38-10.5), Kansas Relays (4/20/16)
Indoor: Competed in four indoor meets, highlighted by a sixth place finish in the weight throw at the C-USA Championships. Outdoor: Set a new Rice school record in the hammer throw (64.15m) with a seventh-place heave at the NCAA West Prelims...placed 19th in the hammer throw at the NCAA Championships to earn All-American Honorable Mention honors...also earned C-USA All-Conference honors with a second place finish in the hammer throw at the C-USA Championships.
Indoor: Finished 7th (16.10m) in the weight throw at the C-USA Championships. Outdoor: Had a 4th place finish (56.93m) in the hammer at the C-USA Championships, a new PR...placed second at the UTEP Invitational in both the discus (47.62m) and hammer throw (57.05m).
Outdoor: Competed in five throwing events as an unattached redshirt freshman.
Graduated and ran track at Memorial High School for head coach Richard Ruez ... was a district champion and area/regional finalist his senior season.
Full Name: Austin Joe Riddle ... Parents: Al and Julie Riddle (one sister) ... Major: Mechanical Engineering ... College: Duncan.