Cards post eight top-five finishes and four personal-best marks
UofL announces 2014-15 Student Advisory Committee
The Cardinals are sending 36 student-athletes to Tuscaloosa to begin the outdoor campaign.
The Cardinals had four student-athletes win conference titles on day two.
The Cardinals boast 28 top-five marks in the conference.
Louisville Track & Field | ACC/Big Ten Challenge
Louisville Track & Field at Vanderbilt Black and Gold | Day 2
Louisville Track & Field at American Conference Indoor Championship
Shot Put- 16.68m/54-8.75
Weight Throw- 16.16m/53-.25
2013-14: Competed in two indoor events (shot put, weight throw) during junior season... Marked career bests in both disciplines, recording 16.68m mark in the shot put and 16.16m throw in the weight throw... Earned a fifth place finish at the Hoosier Open with a 16.68m mark in the shot put... Grabbed fifth place finishes at the Gene Edmunds Cup for both shot put (16.03m) and weight throw (16.16m).
2012-13: Participated in three outdoor disciplines (shot put, discus, hammer throw) and two indoor events (shot put, weight throw) ... placed fifth at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships in the shot put and seventh in the discus ... took fourth in the discus at the Border Battle with a personal-best 50.07m/164-3 ... finished ninth in the shot put at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships with a personal-best throw (15.66m/51-4.50).
2011-12: Competed in three outdoor disciplines (shot put, discus and javelin) and two indoor events (shot put and weight throw) ... qualified for the BIG EAST Indoor and Outdoor Championships in the shot put ... also competed at the conference's outdoor championships in the discus ... had a season-best mark of 48.26m/158-4 in the discus at the BIG EAST Championships ... finished fifth in the event at the Tennessee Challenge ... took third in the discus at the Alabama Relays ... opened the indoor campaign with a season-best 15.18m/49-9.75 in the shot put at the Indiana Open.
Prep: Three-sport letterwinner at Oldham County High ... was a four-year letterman in track, earned three letters in football and two in wrestling ... in Ohio, was a first team all-state linebacker as a junior ... was a state qualifier in the discus that year ... in Kentucky, won the state indoor's shot put title ... captured the shot put and discus outdoor state titles ... prep bests include 172-5 in the discus and 57-5 in the shot put.
Personal: Son of Jeff and Dawn Bowling ... birthday is April 30 ... has one brother and one sister ... majoring in marketing.