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 Mathew Kosmas
Mathew Kosmas
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Novato, Calif.

High School:
St. Ignatius

Position:
Throws

Ranks sixth in the discus (48.47m) on BC's all-time list.

AS A SENIOR (2010-11)
Indoor T&F: Captain...Took 10th place in the ACC Championship (2/25) weight throw competition with a mark of 17.10 meters (56-1.23 ft.)...set a Battle of Beantown (2/4) meet record with a PR of 18.03 meters (59-2.0 ft.) in the weight throw, becoming the first competitor to surpass the 18-meter mark at the Beanpot and also threw the shot put for a PR 13.43 meters (44-0.75 ft.)...placed fifth in the weight throw with a personal record mark of 17.70 meters (58-1.0 ft.) and set a PR in the shot put at 12.64 meters (41-5.75 ft.) at the BU Invitational (1/28)...won the BU Tri-Meet (1/20) weight throw with a personal record distance of 17.59 meters (57-8.5 ft.) and took fourth in the shot put with a PR of 12.89 meters (42-3.5 ft.)...placed fifth in the weight throw at the Dartmouth Relays (1/9), recording a mark of 16.92 meters (55-6.25 ft.)...won the Jay Carisella Invitational (12/4) weight throw competition, with an effort of 17.45m (57-3.0ft.).
Outdoor T&F: Captain...Delivered a PR of 48.47 meters (159-0.0 ft.) to take fourth and score five points in the discus and hit 50.28 meters (164-11.0 ft.) in the hammer throw at the New England Championship (5/13-14)...threw a personal best in the discus at the Skyhawk Invitational with a throw of 45.49m (149-2.4ft), placing third and also placed 5th with a throw of 48.12m (157-8.7ft) in the hammer throw... At the ACC Championships (4/21), threw a distance of 53.40m (175-2ft.) in the hammer throw and in the discus, threw a distance of 45.58m(149-5ft)... At the Sam Howell Invitational (4/1-2) at Princeton, took 10th in the discus at 40.27m (132-1.0 ft.) and 11th in the hammer throw with a mark of 51.13m (167-9.0 ft.)...registered throws of 45.46m in the discus and 52.22m in the hammer at the Raleigh Relays (3/25-26)...opened the season with a third place finish in the hammer throw, setting a PR of 53.53m (175-7.0 ft.) at the Husky Spring Open (3/19)...received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A JUNIOR (2009-10)
Indoor T&F: turned in an IC4A qualifying throw of 17.27m (56-7.9ft.), taking second in the weight throw at the Battle of Beantown (2/6) ...placed 11th toss in the weight throw at the BU Invitational (1/30) with a 16.10m (52-9.9ft.)...finished fourth in the weight throw at 16.60m (54-5.5ft.) at the Harvard Invitational (1/16).
Outdoor T&F: Posted a marks of 52.00m (170-7.0ft.) for 10th place in the hammer throw and 43.51 (142-9.0ft.) for 14th place in the discus at the ACC Championship (4/17) ...placed third in the hammer throw behind a heave of 52.09m (170-11.0ft.) at the Husky Spring Open (3/20)...received the Athletics Director's Award for Academic Achievement.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2008-09)
Indoor T&F: 10th in the weight throw at the ACC Indoor Championships (14.60m)...15th in the weight throw at the BU Valentine Invitational (15.17m)...fourth in the weight throw at the Reebok Boston Indoor Games with a throw of 14.32m.
Outdoor T&F: 11th in the discus throw at the New England Championships (41.61m)...eighth in the hammer throw at the ACC outdoor Championships (49.75m)... won the Hammer Throw at the Skyhawk Invitational (46.81m)...eighth in the Hammer Throw at the Husky Spring Invitational (45.22m).

AS A FRESHMAN (2007-08)
Indoor T&F: Took 17th in the weight throw at the Tufts Invitational (12.20m) ... 27th in the shot put at the Tufts Invitational (10.69m) ... recorded a mark of 13.88m in the weight throw at the Valentine Invitational ... fifth in the weight throw at the Battle of Beantown (14.33m) ... 12th in the shot put at the Battle of Beantown (11.36m) ... 15th in the weight throw at the Reebok Boston Games (12.77m) ... 24th in the shot put at the Reebok Boston Games (11.08m) ... third in the weight throw against Boston University and Sacred Heart (12.89m) ... eighth in the shot put against Boston University and Sacred Heart (11.29m) ... 24th in the weight throw at the Harvard Invitational (10.49m) ... 22nd in the shot put at the Harvard Invitational (10.21m) ... 34th in the weight throw at the Husky Invitational (9.54m) ... 28th in the shot put at the Husky Invitational (11.12m).
Outdoor T&F: 12th in the discus throw (34.68m) and 16th in the hammer (39.76m) at the Brown Invitational ... 11th in the hammer throw (43.01m) and 16th in the discus (38.68m) at the ACC Championships ... fourth in the discus throw (39.10) and eighth in the hammer (41.38m) at the UMass Spring Meet ... fourth in the discus throw (38.43m) and sixth in the hammer (39.89m) at the Stonehill Invitational ... 13th in the discus throw (35.58) and 20th in the hammer (29.33m) at the Owl Invitational.

BEFORE BC
Served as team captain as a senior ... Central Coast Section finalist in the discus ... also played varsity football ... led team to Central Coast Section and West Catholic Athletic League championships as a senior.

PERSONAL
Born October 4, 1988 ... enrolled in the College of Arts & Sciences ... the younger of Lola Giusti and Anthony Kosmas' two children.

PERSONAL RECORDS
Weight Throw
2010-11: 18.03m (59-2.0ft.) - Beanpot (2/4)
2009-10: 17.27m (56-7.9ft.) - Beanpot (2/6)
2008-09: 15.17m (49-9.2ft.) - BU Invite
2007-08: 14.33m (47-0.2ft.) - Beanpot
Shot Put
2010-11: 13.43m (44-0.75ft.) - Beanpot (2/4)
2007-08: 11.36m (37-3.2ft.) - Beanpot
Discus
2010-11: 48.47m (159-0.0ft.) - New England (5/13)
2009-10: 43.51m (142-9.0ft.) - ACC (4/17)
2008-09: 41.61m (136-6.2ft.) - New England
2007-08: 39.10m (128-3.4ft.) - UMass Spring Meet
Hammer Throw
2010-11: 53.53m (175-7.0 ft.) - Husky Spring Open (3/19)
2009-10: 52.09m (170-11.0ft.) - Husky Spring Open (3/20)
2008-09: 49.75m (163-2.7ft.) - ACC Outdoors
2007-08: 43.01m (141-1.3ft.) - ACC Outdoors

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