Outdoor Discus

Top Performances
1. Karl Erickson 200-6 61.12m 2006
2. Jason Schlueter 198-3 60.42m 1996
3. Karl Erickson 197-7 60.22m 2006
  Karl Erickson 197-7 60.22m 2004
5. Jason Schlueter 197-1 60.08m 1996
6. Jason Schlueter 197-0 60.04m 1996
7. Ron Backes 196-11 60.02m 1986
8. Ron Backes 196-6 59.90m 1986
9. Dominique Howard 196-2 59.81m 5/17/2014
10. Karl Erickson 195-7 59.62m 2005
         
Top Performers
1. Karl Erickson 200-6 61.12m 2006
2. Jason Schlueter 198-3 60.42m 1997
3. Ron Backes 196-11 60.02m 1986
4. Dominique Howard 196-2 59.81m 5/17/2014
5. Chris Brinkworth 190-8 58.12m 1995
6. Justin Barber 188-02 57.36m 5/4/2013
7. Mark Fahey 185-8 56.60m 2000
Sam Elsner 185-8 56.60m 4/11/2015
9. Luke Johnson 185-4 56.50m 5/8/2015
10. Adam Reed 185-0 56.38m 1999
11. Micah Hegerle 180-1 54.90m 2011/2013
12. Curt Schoenfelder 179-4 54.66m 2005
13. Fortune Gordien 179-3 1/4 54.64m 1947
         
NCAA Champions
Bob Fitch 164-8 1/2 50.20m 1942
Fortune Gordien 153-10 3/4 46.91m 1946
Fortune Gordien 173-3 52.81m 1947
Fortune Gordien 164-0 1/4 49.99m 1948
       
All-Americans
Bob Fitch 1st 164-8 1/2 50.20m 1942
Fortune Gordien 2nd 144-1 43.92m 1943
Fortune Gordien 1st 153-10 3/4 46.91m 1946
Fortune Gordien 1st 173-3 52.81m 1947
Fortune Gordien 1st 164-0 1/4 49.99m 1948
Bryl Thompson 2nd 166-2 1/8 50.65m 1949
Chris Brinkworth 10th 180-10 55.12m 1994
Chris Brinkworth 5th 184-4 56.18m 1995
Jason Schlueter 6th 193-0 58.82m 1997
Karl Erickson 5th 193-3 58.90m 2004
Karl Erickson 4th 187-0 57.00m 2006
Dominique Howard 9th# 192-3 58.60m 6/13/2014
 # Second Team All-America        
Big Ten Champions
Bob Fitch 166-2 5/8 50.66m 1942
Fortune Gordien 151-4 46.13m 1943
Fortune Gordien 163-10 1/2 49.95m 1947
Fortune Gordien 178-11 1/2 54.55m 1948
Bryl Thompson 171-5 52.25m 1950
George Holm 159-10 3/4 48.74m 1952
Jerry Helgeson 159-6 3/8 48.63m 1955
Bryl Thompson 160-3 48.84m 1956
Dale Yonkey 159-4 1/2 48.58m 1957
Ron Backes 191-6 58.37m 1986
Chris Brinkworth 187-4 57.10m 1994
Jason Schlueter 185-0 56.38m 1996
Jason Schlueter 198-3 60.42m 1997
Adam Reed 184-4 56.18m 1999
Mark Fahey 185-8 56.60m 2000
Karl Erickson 184-11 56.36m 2002
Karl Erickson 186-4 56.80m 2003
Karl Erickson 187-0 57.00m 2004

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