Outdoor Shot Put

Top Performances
1. Ron Backes 68-7 3/4 20.92m 1986
2. Ron Backes 68-7 1/2 20.92m 1986
3. Ron Backes 67-10 3/4 20.69m 1986
4. Ron Backes 67-8 1/2 20.64m 1986
5. Ron Backes 67-1 1/2 20.46m 1986
6. Ron Backes 67-1 20.44m 1986
7. Ron Backes 66-5 1/2 20.25m 1985
8. Ron Backes 66-4 1/4 20.23m 1986
9. Ron Backes 65-10 1/2 20.08m 1986
10. Ron Backes 65-9 1/2 20.05m 1985
         
Top Performers
1. Ron Backes 68-7 3/4 20.92m 1986
2. Karl Erickson 65-4 3/4 19.93m 2006
3. Aaron Studt 63-2 3/4 19.27m 2009
4. Mark Jennings 62-10 3/4 19.17m 5/17/2015
5. Colin Anderson 62-1 3/4 18.94m 1972
6. Mark Lacy 61-9 18.82m 1992
7. Luke Johnson 16-4 1/4 18.70m 5/29/2015
8. Chris Brinkworth 61-3 18.67m 1995
9. Chad Goldstein 60-3 3/4 18.38m 1993
10. Trey Davis 60-1 3/4 18.33m 5/13/2012
11. Adam Schnaible 59-5 18.11m 2007
12. Chad Yenchesky 59-2 3/4 18.05m 1997
         
All-Americans
Bob Henry 2nd 57-0 3/4 17.39m 1958
Ron Backes 4th 64-6 1/2 19.67m 1984
Ron Backes 8th 62-5 19.02m 1985
Ron Backes 3rd 67-8 1/2 20.64m 1986
Mark Lacy 10th 58-10 1/4 17.94m 1991
Mark Lacy 11th 58-9 1/2 17.92m 1992
Chris Brinkworth 6th 61-0 1/4 18.60m 1995
Karl Erickson 5th 62-10 3/4 19.17m 2003
Karl Erickson 9th 61-5 18.72m 2004
Karl Erickson 4th 65-4 3/4 19.93m 2006
         
Big Ten Champions
Leonard Frank 42-6 12.95m 1910
Clarence Munn 48-8 1/2 14.85m 1931
Clarence Munn 49-8 1/2 15.15m 1932
Dominic Krezowski 48-0 7/8 14.65m 1936
Fortune Gordien 46-9 3/4 14.27m 1943
Tom Barnes 55-0 3/4 16.78m 1965
Colin Anderson 61-4 3/4 18.71m 1972
Ron Backes 62-11 1/2 19.19m 1984
Ron Backes 65-9 1/2 20.05m 1985
Ron Backes 67-1 1/2 20.46m 1986
Chad Goldstein 59-0 3/4 18.00m 1993
Chris Brinkworth 61-3 18.67m 1995
Karl Erickson 64-0 1/4 19.51m 2006
Aaron Studt 61-6 1/4 18.75m 2009

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