Marcus Simon
Position: Javelin
Year: Redshirt Sophomore
Hometown: Colorado Springs, Colo.
High School: Liberty HS
Experience: 2 Years


2014 Outdoors: Saw action at seven meets, all in the javelin throw … Opened with a runner-up finish at the Texas Tech Open, tossing the spear 190-8 (58.11 meters) … Took eighth at the Jim Click Shootout with a mark of 189-8 (57.82) … Picked up a fourth-place finish at the Brutus Hamilton Open with a mark of 186-6 (56.86) … Placed third at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational, reaching 190 even (57.92) … Scored at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships with a sixth-place toss of 192-1 (58.55).

2013 Outdoors: Competed at six meets ... Opened with a pair of third-place javelin throws at the UTEP Springtime Invitational (176-2 [53.69m]) and Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational (174-7 [53.22m]) ... Competed in the shot put (fifth), discus (10th), hammer (eighth) and javelin (third) at the Air Force Invitational ... Placed 10th in the javelin at the Beach Invitational (187-10 [57.25m]) and sixth in the event at the Brutus Hamilton Invitational (177-9 [54.18m]) ... Claimed sixth at the Mountain West Championships with a near-PR of 182-6 (55.62m).


Javelin: 192-1 (58.55m)

* indicates a performance that has been adjusted based on the NCAA altitude conversion protocol