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United States
Age: 27
Date of Birth: April 15, 1977
Hometown: Ashland, Ore.
Current Residence: Chula Vista, Calif.
Sport: Track and field
Event: Discus
Height: 6-2
Weight: 290
College: Washington State
Coach: Brooks Johnson
Club/team: Unattached
Previous Olympics: None.
World Championships: None.
National Championships: 2003 - 6th; 2002 -- 3rd in discus, 9th in shot put; 2001 - 8th in discus, 12th in shot put; 2000 - 20th in discus qualifying.
2004 Qualifying: 2nd at U.S. trials.
World rank: 21st through July 26.
Other career highlights: Won the Pac-10 discus titles in 1997 and again in 2000, as well as the shot put title in 1997; seven-time All-American; Washington State record holder in the discus.