Indoor: Finished eighth in heptathlon with 3,672 points at Houston Indoor Invitational... At Texas A&M Invitational, 60m prelim time of 7.66 and shot put mark of 11.36m/37-3.25 (15th)... Ninth in heptathlon with 4,232 points at C-USA Indoor and eighth in high jump (1.92m/6-3.5).
Outdoor: First in javelin (55.41m/181-9) at Harvard-Rice Dual... Fourth in javelin (50.36m/165-3) at TSU Relays... 10th in javelin (48.05m/157-8) at Victor Lopez Classic... Second in javelin (52.25m/171-5) and third in high jump (1.99m/6-6.25) at Texas State Invitational... At UTEP Invitational, placed 11th in javelin (48.35m/158-7) and seventh in high jump (2.00m/6-6.75)... Placed fourth in high jump (2.01m/6-7) and third in javelin (51.72m/169-8) at Duckett Twilight... Seventh in javelin (54.48m/178-9) and fifth in high jump (1.97m/6-5.5) at C-USA Championship.
Indoor: Did not compete.
Outdoor: Second in javelin (50.56m/165-10), fourth in discus (36.38m/119-4), and fifth in shot put (11.73m/38-6) at Shirley Crowe... Ninth in javelin (44.98m/147-7) at Victor Lopez Classic and 29th in discus (35.88m/117-8)... Placed second in javelin (46.26m/151-9) at Trinity Tiger Relays and 100m time of 11.77... Sixth in high jump (1.98m/6-6), fifth in javelin (47.70m/156-6), and eighth in discus (34.69m/113-10) at UTEP Invitational... Posted long jump mark of 5.88m/19-3.5 at J.Fred Duckett Twilight... Placed eighth in high jump (1.98m/6-6) at C-USA Outdoor and 13th in javelin (48.26m/158-4).
Indoor:C-USA champion with winning and personal-best mark of 2.05m/6-8.75 and placed third in the heptathlon with 4,703 points... 11th at Frank Sevigne Husker Invitational high jump (2.00m/6-6.75)... Placed fourth at Houston Indoor Invitational with 4,556 points.
Indoor: Finished ninth at Leonard Hilton Memorial (1.94m/6-4.25).
Outdoor: Placed eighth in high jump at UCLA's Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational with a mark of (2.00m/6-6.75)... Sixth at C-USA Outdoor (2.00m/6-6.75)... Third at Duckett/Rice Twilight (1.95m/6-4.75)... 14th at Texas Relays B Section (2.00m/6-06.75)... Eighth at Texas Invitational (1.95m/6-4.75).
2008 graduate of Flower Mound HS... Coached by Justin McDaniel... Jumped number-one mark in Texas in 2008 at 7-0... Third at the Regional 1-5A meet.
Full name: Jack Spinks... Born: Sept. 25, 1989... Parents: Mark and Margaret Spinks (two brothers)... College: Lovett