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 Justin Vereen
Justin Vereen
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Columbia, Md.

High School:
Good Counsel

Event:
Throws

AS A SENIOR (2010-11)
Indoor T&F: Threw for a personal record of 13.63 meters (44-8.75 ft.) in the weight throw at the BU Valentine Invitational (2/12)...at the Battle of Beantown (2/4), took ninth in the shot put at 11.57 meters (37-11.5 ft.), as well as the weight throw with a personal record of 13.30 meters (43-7.75 ft.)...threw for personal record marks of 12.52 meters (41-1.0 ft.) in the weight throw and 12.37 meters (40-7.0 ft.) in the shot put at the BU Invitational (1/28)...placed fifth in the men's shot put at the BU Tri-Meet (1/20), landing a 11.37-meter (37-3.75 ft.) throw, and returned to take sixth in the weight throw at 12.26 meters (40-2.75)...opened the season at the Jay Carisella Inviational (12/4), setting a personal record of 12.23 meters (40-1.50 ft.) in the weight throw.
Outdoor T&F: Threw the hammer 40.66m (133-5.0 ft.) at the Sam Howell Invitational (4/1-2)...opened the season at the Husky Spring Open (3/19), registering a personal record hammer throw 43.63m (143-2.0 ft.) for ninth place.

AS A FRESHMAN (2007-08)
Indoor T&F: 18th in the weight throw at the Tufts Invitational (11.98m) ... 23rd in the shot put at the Tufts Invitational (11.50m) ... recorded a mark of 12.11m in the weight throw at the Valentine Invitational ... ninth in the weight throw at the Battle of Beantown (12.15m) ... 11th in the shot put at the Battle of Beantown (11.41m) ... 25th in the weight throw at the Reebok Boston Games (9.87m) ... 23rd in the shot put at the Reebok Boston Games (11.15m) ... fifth in the weight throw against Boston University and Sacred Heart (11.15m) ... ninth in the shot put against Boston University and Sacred Heart (11.20m) ... 26th in the weight throw at the Harvard Invitational (9.62m) ... 19th in the shot put at the Harvard Invitational (10.39m) ... 38th in the weight throw at the Husky Invitational (8.29m) ... 34th in the shot put at the Husky Invitational (10.56m).
Outdoor T&F: 18th in the hammer throw at the Brown Invitational (34.88m) ... eighth in the discus throw (35.40m) and 11th in the hammer (36.28m) at the UMass Spring Meet ... sixth in the discus throw (37.09m) and ninth in the hammer (36:04) at the Stonehill Invitational ... 15th in the hammer throw (34.03m) and 18th in the discus (31.89m) at the Owl Invitational.

BEFORE BC
Washington Catholic Athletic Conference discus champion as a junior and a member of the league's honor roll ... also a member of the wrestling team that placed fourth in the WCAC ... named to the academic honor roll.

PERSONAL
Born April 29, 1989 ... enrolled as an economics major in the School of Arts and Sciences ... the older of Judith and James Vereen's two children.

PERSONAL RECORDS
Weight Throw
2010-11: 13.63m (44-8.75ft.) - BU Valentine (2/12)
2007-08: 12.15m (39-10.3ft.) - Beanpot
Shot Put
2010-11: 12.37m (40-7.0ft.) - BU Invite (1/28)
2007-08: 11.50m (37-8.8ft.) - Tufts Invite
Discus
2007-08: 37.09m (121-8.2ft.) - UMass Spring Meet
Hammer Throw
2010-11: 43.63m (143-2.0 ft.) - Husky Spring Open (3/19)
2007-08: 36.28m (119-3.0 ft.) - UMass Spring Meet

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