Glen Edwards
Glen Edwards

Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Baltimore, Md.

High School:
Lansdowne HS

Last College:
Barton CC

Event:
Shot Put

Birthdate:
03/31/1985

Experience:
Tr.


2007 C-USA Indoor Shot Put Champion


Personal Bests

Discuss: 164-5 Shot Put: 61-5

2007 -INDOOR - Competed at the ASU Mini Meet placing second in the shot put (16.52 meters) and fourth in the weight throw (15.05 meters) ... At the Rod McCravy Invitational had a throw of 40.05 in the discus ... Competed at the McDonald's Invitational placing sixth in the weight throw with a distance of 14.74 meters and fourth in the shot put, with a throw of 16.21 meters ... At the Red Hawk Invitational took first in the shot put with a distance of 56-8 and fourth in the weight throw with a distance of 52-1.25 ... At C-USA Championships won the shot put with a distance of 16.88 meters and took fifth in the weight thro with a distance of 15.29 meters ... OUTDOOR - Competed at the Rhodes College Open placing 2nd in the shot put (16.80 meters) and 5th in the discus (47.73 meters) ... Won the shot put at the Lynx Invitational with a throw of 17.06 meters ... At the Mississippi State Bulldog Classic, won the shot put with a throw of 16.97 meters, took seventh in the hammer (34.36 meters) and tenth in the discus (43.58 meters) ... Competed at the Ole Miss Invitational placing sixth in the shot put with a throw of 15.41 meters and threw 41.97 meters in the discus ... At the ASU Mini Meet, took second in the shot put with 16.93 meters and third in the discus with 43.58 meters ... At the C-USA Championships placed second in the shot put with a throw of 16.88 meters, eighth in the discus with 45.60 meters and sixth in the hammer throw with 41.85 meters.

Prior to Memphis

A multi-sport athlete in high school who lettered in both track and football ... Was the track and field captain at Lansdowne High School for four years ... Won the 2003 state title in the shot put ... Set the Baltimore Metro Record in shot ... Threw two years at Barton County Community College ... Was a two-time junior college All-American in the shot put ... Helped to lead Barton to two national junior college championships.

Personal

Born May 31, 1985 in Baltimore, Md. ... Mother is Sheila Harrod ... Came to Memphis for the school's track and educational opportunities ... Majoring in interdisciplinary studies, with a concentration in physical education and sports/leisure management ... Hopes to become a high school track coach.

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