The Gophers contingency will head to the West region preliminary meet in Austin, Texas (University of Texas) with competition set for May 23-25. Qualifiers from the west regional will compete at the 2013 NCAA Division I Men's and Women's Outdoor Track and Field Championships held June 5-8 in Eugene, Ore.
The Big Ten Network will air tape-delay coverage of the 2013 Big Ten Outdoor Track and Field Championships at 12 p.m. CT on Sunday, May 19.
2012 Season - Indoor: Competed in a total of six events for the indoor season threw 56-6 3/4 (17.24m) in the shot put at the Big Ten Championships (13th) finished second at the Northwest Open with a throw of 57-2 (17.42m) placed third at the Iowa State Classic (58-1 3/4), Jack Johnson Classic, and Snowshoe Open. Outdoor: NCAA West Preliminary competitor in the discus and shot put finished eighth in discus at the Big Ten Championships (177-2) also threw the shot 56-4 3/4, finishing 13th won the shot put at the Bolstorff Twilight (53-5, 16.28m) placed second at the Aztec Invite with a throw of 55-7 1/2 (16.95m) placed third in the discus at the Bolstorff Twilight with a throw of 167-11 (51.19m) Academic All-Big Ten.
High School: A 2011 graduate of Linn Mar High School high school coaches were Matt Casebolt and Ken Hopkins lettered twice in football and track/field participated in the 2011 US Junior National Meet placing 12th in the discus career best in the shot put was 56-3 ¾ and 172-2 in the discus.
Personal: born on April 22, 1992 son of Scott and JoAnne Jennings mother played volleyball at Purdue (1979-82) father threw the shot at Illinois (1978-81) has two brothers Criag and Jason Craig was a javelin thrower at Iowa (2006-09) majoring in Finance and Accounting enjoys to play video games such as Call of Duty and Rock Band.