Blake

Walkowiak

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Throws
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 225
Year: Junior
Hometown: Saugus, CA
High School: Saugus HS
Major: Oceanic & Atmospheric Sciences
Experience: 2 Letters

Bio

AS A SOPHOMORE IN 2019
USTFCCA All-West Region (discus) ... CCAA Field Athlete of the Week (4/9) ... UCSDtritons.com Athlete of the Week (4/10) ... Finished 20th in the nation in the discus behind a best toss of 159'4" (48.58) at the NCAA Championships (5/24) ... Took first place in the discus at Arizona State's Sun Angel Classic with an NCAA provisional-qualifying toss of 171'6" (52.27), which was second-best in program history (4/6).

AS A FRESHMAN IN 2018
Set a team-best mark in the discus (152' 5") at the CCAA Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL
A 2017 graduate of Saugus High School in Santa Clarita ... A first-team All-Foothill League selection as a junior (2016) ... High school Track and Field MVP during junior season (2016) ... Played football in high school ... League defensive MVP in football as a junior (2016) ... All-League second team defense in football as a sophomore (2015).

PERSONAL
Born Sept. 19 in Valencia ... Mother attended University of Great Falls - Montana and father attended the College of the Canyons ... Has an older sister ... Oceanic and atmospheric sciences major at Marshall College ... Career goal is to save the planet ... Most memorable track and field moment is competing in nationals ... Loves lifting ... Roots for UC San Diego Track & Field ... Loves the movie Blue Planet ... Listens to Die Antwoord ... Favorite food is yams. 

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