Grant George


2017: INDOOR
– Competed in two meets in shot put … tossed season-best 45-9.75 at GNAC Championships. OUTDOOR – Competed in six meets in shot put and discus … opened season with UAA record of 49-10.5 in shot put at Willamette Invitational … threw season-best 141-5 in discus at Beach Invitational.

2016: INDOOR
– Redshirted. OUTDOOR – Redshirted.

INDOOR – Furnished UAA record in shot put with toss of 48-7.25 at GNAC championships, helping UAA to its first ever title with fifth-place finish … collected UAA record in weight throw with mark of 36-3.5 at Ed Jacoby Invite & Multi on Jan. 16. OUTDOOR – Captured Seawolf record in shot put with mark of 48-2.75 at Bryan Clay Invite, April 17 … at GNAC Championships, finished third in discus for All-Conference honors at 148-1 … helped UAA to second-place team finish at league meet … furnished season-best toss of 150-11 in discus at OSU High Performance meet, good for third overall in UAA record book.

BEFORE UAA: Competed as freshman in 2014 at Div. I program Rice University … scored for Owls at Conference-USA Indoor Championships with 8th-place finish in shot put, recording season-best 47-7 … posted outdoor season bests of 14-5.75 in shot put and 145-1 in discus.

HIGH SCHOOL: Three-time letterwinner … set Grace Christian school records in 2013 in shot put at 56-6 and in discus at 160-7 … shot put mark ranked No. 2 all-time in Alaska … won state titles in both events in 2013 … named Grizzlies' track & field team MVP in 2013 and served as captain.

MAJOR: Civil engineering.

Position: Throws
Year: Senior
Hometown: Anchorage, Alaska
High School: Grace Christian HS
Other College: Rice
Experience: 2 Letters
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