Nik Aston
Position: Javelin
Year: Sophomore
Hometown: Roswell, N.M.
High School: Goddard HS
Experience: 1 Year


2014 Indoors: Did not compete.

2014 Outdoors: Competed in the javelin at five meets, never finishing out of the top 10 … Opened with back-to-back ninth-place finishes at the Texas Tech Open (162-10/49.63 meters) and Jim Click Shootout (179-5/54.69) … Claimed seventh at the Brutus Hamilton Challenge, tossing the spear 170-10 (52.06) … Took fourth at the Don Kirby Tailwind Invitational with a distance of 1796 (54.72) … Barely missed scoring at the Mountain West Outdoor Championships, tossing 165-1 (50.31). 


Goddard (N.M.) High School grad ... Reigning 4A District 4 champion in the javelin, where he tossed the spear a personal-best 179-5 ... Took second in the 4A State Championships, reaching a distance of 165-9 ... Won five straight competitions in the javelin his senior season ... Has a personal best of 43-7 1/2 in the shot put ... Also played football for the Rockets as a tight end and defensive end. 


Shot Put: 43-7 1/2 (13.29m)
Javelin: 179-6 (54.72m)

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