Wade Wells
Wade  Wells

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Memphis, Tenn.

High School:
Houston High School

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
04/04/1994

Awards:
Tiger 3.0 Club (Fall 2012); Dean's List (Fall 2012)


2015 Indoor
Competed in all nine meets ... At the American Indoor Track and Field Championships, placed 9th in the shot put with a mark of 16.31m, 53'6.25" and 15th in the weight throw (15.37m, 50'5.25") ... Posted two top-10 finishes in the shot put (6th; 15.70m, 51'6.25") and a personal-best in the weight throw (5th; 15.64m, 51'3.75") ... Placed fifth in the shot put (16.11m, 52'10.25") at the LSU High Performance Meet, the Tiger Invitational (15.72m, 51'7") and the ASU Invitational (14.63m, 48'0") ... At the season-opening Vanderbilt Music City Invitational, placed 6th in the shot put (15.70m, 51'6.25") and 7th in the weight throw (15.52m, 50'11").  

2014 Outdoor
Competed in the discus and shot put in seven meets ... Posted a personal-best and placed 7th in the shot put at the American Outdoor Track and Field Championships (16.47m, 54'0.5") ... Threw a season-best at the Georgia Tech Invitational in the discus (13th; 46.39m, 152'2") ... Earned a top-10 finish in the shot put at the Memphis Invitational (15.42m, 50'7.25").

2014 Indoor
Competed in five meets ... At the American Indoor Track and Field Championships, placed 11th in the shot put with a mark of 15.41m, 50'6.75" ... Earned 7th in the shot put (15.23m, 49'11.75") at the 2014 Redhawks Invite ... Posted a top-10 finish and season-best at the Vanderbilt Indoor Invitational in the shot put (15.42m, 50'7.25").

2013 Indoor/Outdoor

Redshirted

Prior to Memphis
Lettered in lacrosse and track & field while at Houston High School ... Member of the Mustangs track and field team that finished third overall at the 2012 state championship meet ... Took second and third place in the discus and shot put respectively at the 2012 state championship meet ... As a junior finished ninth overall in the discus at the state championship meet.

Personal
Son of Penny and Anthony Wells ... Birthday is April 4.

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