Michael Shuey tallies season-best mark en route to javelin title
Robby Creese posted an NCAA-leading time of 3:41.74 in the 1,500-meter run Saturday
Freshman Thad Lawson wins the 2015 NCAA title on the floor exercise; five Nittany Lions post All-America honors
Track & field set to compete at the Bucknell Classic Saturday & Sunday
At the Big Ten Championships... || 2014 Outdoor || Placed eighth (202-11).
In the Field... || 2014 Outdoor || Only competed in the javelin event ... Opened the season with a fifth-place finish (205-11) at the Crimson Tide Invitational ... Placed second in the javelin at the Sun Angel Track Classic with his mark of 217-9 ... Took the runner-up spot at the Penn Relays with his lifetime-best mark of 224-4, which moved him into 10th all-time at Penn State
Before Penn State ... || High School || One of the most outstanding javelin throwers in the Northeast over the past several seasons ... Was the 2013 PIAA State Champion in the javelin, after earning runner-up honors as a junior in 2012 ... 205-11 PR was the ninth-best performance in the country in 2013, as well as the second-farthest toss in the Pennsylvania prep ranks ... Has also fared well against national competition, placing fourth at New Balance Outdoor Nationals in 2012 ... 2013 Penn Relays Champion || Personal || Son of Tim and Traci Proffitt ... Birthday is April 28, 1994
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