2015 | SENIOR SEASON Indoor: Finished first in the weight throw at the 2015 Northwest Open with a throw of 19.59 meters (64-03.25 ft.).• At the 2015 Minnesota Open set an individual personal record in the wieght throw in route to taking home the title with a throw of 21.14 meters (69-04 ft.). • Took home the title in the weight throw event at the 2015 Jack Johnson Classic with at throw of 21.21 meters, an event record (69-07.00). • Finished 1st in weight throw competition at the 2015 Snowshoe Open with a mark of 20.73 meters (68-00.25). • At the 2015 B1G Indoor's, competed in the weight throw and scored a mark of 21.26 meters (69-09.00), good for 5th overall. Outdoor: At the 2015 Baldy Castillo Invitational, placed 5th in the discus with a throw of 52.66 meters (172-09). • Placed third in the discus throw at the Texas Invitational with a throw of 55.21 meters (181-02.00). • At the 2015 Tom Cat Twilight placed third in the discus with a throw of 52.11 meters (170-11.00). • At the 2015 Carleton Relays placed second in the discus with a throw of 55.58 meters (182-04.00) and second in the hammer throw with a toss of 59.71 meters (195-10.00). • At the 2015 Triton Invitational placed 16th in the discus with a throw of 51.90 meters. At the 2015 Triton Invitational finished 13th in the hammer throw with a toss of 56.86 meters. • Won the hammer at the Golden Bear Twilight with a throw of 59.52 meters, a new meet record. • At the Musco Twilight Invitational finished fifth in the hammer with a throw of 60.35 meters (198-00.25) and placed 13th in the discus with a throw of 50.90 meters (167-00.25). • At the 2015 Wisconsin Twilight placed 4th in hammer throw with a mark of 60.93 meters and eigth in the discus with a throw of 54.48 meters.
2014 | JUNIOR SEASON Indoor: At the 2014 Northwest Open finished second in the weight throw with a mark of 20.42 meters (67-00.00). Won the 2014 Jack Johnson Classic in the weight throw with a mark of 20.21 meters (66-06.75). Finished second in the weight throw at the 2014 Bill Bergan Invitational with a with a throw of 20.22 meters (66-04.25). Placed third in the weight throw at the Iowa State Classic with a mark of 18.87 meters (61-11.00). At the 2014 Snowshoe Open placed 3rd in the weight throw with a mark of 20.30 meters (66-07.25). At the 2014 Big Ten Championships placed 8th in the weight throw with a mark of 20.24 meters (66-05.00). Outdoor: At the 2014 Baldy Castillo Invitational finished 8th in the discus with a throw of 50.64 meters (166-02). At the Hamline Invitational placed third in the discus with a throw of 53.89 meters (176-10) and third in the hammer throw with a toss of 58.10 meters (190-07). At the Sun Angel Classic finished tenth in the hammer with a throw of 57.18 meters (187-07) and sixth in the discus with a throw of 52.57 meters (172-06). At the UCSD Triton Invitational finished sixth in the discus with a throw of 54.60 meters and finished 13th in the hammer with a throw of 57.69 meters (189-03). Placed 8th in the discus with a throw of 54.83 meters (179-11) and 7th in the hammer with a throw of 58.44 meters (191-04) at the 2014 Musco Twilight. At the 2014 Mark Messersmith Invite placed third in the hammer with a throw of 58.08 meters (190-06) and fifth in the discus with a throw of 54.40 (178-05). At the Big Ten Championships placed ninth in the hammer with a throw of 57.27 meters (187-10) and ninth in the discus with a throw of 53.37 meters (175-01). At the NCAA West Prelims finished 29th in the discus with a throw of 52.55 meters (172-05).
2013 | SOPHOMORE SEASON Indoor: Placed fourth in the weight throw at the SPIRE DI Challenge with a distance of 67-04 3/4 (20.54m)• also competed in the weight throw at the Iowa State Classic finishing first with a distance of 67-0 1/2 (20.46m)• At the Showshoe Open he finished second with a distance of 66-07 3/4 (20.31m) andthrid at the Northwest Open with a distance of 58-03 1/2 (17.76). Outdoor: competed in the discus at the NDSU Tune UP finishing first with a throw of 188-02 (57.36m)• finished third in discus at Iowa Musco Invitational with distance of 182-08 3/4 (55.72)• finished fourth in hammer at the UCSD Triton Invitational with a throw of 191-11 (58.49m).
2012 | FRESHMAN SEASON Indoor: Placed fourth in the weight throw at the Northwest Open with a distance of 52-0 1/2 (15.86m) • also competed in the weight throw at the Iowa State Classic (50-9 1/4) and Snowshoe Open (53-10 1/2). Outdoor: Competed in a total of 13 events of the outdoor season • competed in the discus at the Big Ten Championships with a throw of 170-7 (52.00m) • also competed in the hammer throw with a toss of 164-7 (50.16m) • finished second in the discus at the Bolstorff Twilight with a toss of 178-4 (54.36m) • placed fifth in discus at the UNI Open (169-8) • finished second in discus (167-5) and hammer (176-0) at the Hamline Invite • placed third at the Drake Alternates (159-08, 48.66m) • finished fourth in the hammer at the Bolstorff Twilight with a throw of 176-9 (53.88m).
2011 SEASON Redshirted both the indoor and outdoor seasons. Qualified for Junior Nationals in discus with a throw of 171-5
HIGH SCHOOL A 2010 graduate of Homestead High School • high school coach was Bill Richards • 2010 Wisconsin Division 1 state runner-up in discus with a throw of 176-8 and third place finisher in shot put with a throw of 58-3 • His team won the 2010 Division 1 state meet • 2010 all-state honoree • Two-time North Shore Conference champion in both throwing events • Two-time all-conference honoree • set school record in discus (179-11) • competed in the state meet three of four years • also an all-state and all-conference football player with two state championships • also lettered in orchestra.
PERSONAL Born May 11, 1992 • majoring in economics - son of Michael and Jackie Barber • has an older sister, Lauren, a senior at Harvard