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Sam Bombaugh
Sam Bombaugh

Hometown:
Falmouth, Mass.

High School:
Falmouth

Position:
Throws

Experience:
Jr./Jr.


12/12/2013

Track and Field Begins Indoor Season Friday at Hoosier Open

The Cardinals begin the indoor season with a two-day event at the Hoosier Open.

10/24/2013

Track and Field Releases 2013-14 Schedule

Louisville enters its first track and field season under head coach Dale Cowper.

07/25/2013

Track and Field Teams Earn Team, Individual Academic Honors

Six individuals - three men and three women - and the men's and women's teams earned USTFCCCA honors.

06/27/2013

Track and Field's Bombaugh Named Capital One Academic All-American

Sam Bombaugh becomes the men's program's first Capital One Academic All-American.

06/06/2013

Track and Field's Bombaugh Finishes Season at NCAA Championships

Sam Bombaugh earned USTFCCCA All-America honorable mention accolades.

05/07/2013

2012-13 TRACK & FIELD BANQUET

2012-13 Track & Field Banquet

05/04/2013

LOUISVILLE TRACK & FIELD BIG EAST OUTDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Louisville Track & Field Outdoor Championships

04/13/2013

LOUISVILLE TRACK & FIELD BORDER BATTLE

Louisville Track & Field Border Battle

02/16/2013

LOUISVILLE TRACK & FIELD BIG EAST INDOOR CHAMPIONSHIPS

Louisville Men's Track & Field Big East Championships

01/12/2013

KENTUCKY INVITATIONAL

Louisville Track & Field at Kentucky Invitational

Career Bests
Indoor
Shot Put - 16.84m/55-3
Weight Throw - 18.89m/61-11.75

Outdoor
Shot Put - 16.40m/53-9.75
Hammer Throw - 60.63m/198-11
Discus - 44.86m/147-2

2011-12: Earned USTFCCCA All-Academic Track and Field Team honors ... competed in three outdoor events (shot put, hammer throw and discus) and two indoor disciplines (shot put and weight throw) ... advanced to the NCAA Division I Preliminary Rounds in the hammer throw ... had three victories in the event during the year ... took fifth in the shot put at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships ... set a collegiate-best mark in the hammer throw at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational ... took first on a toss of 60.63m/198-11 ... finished seventh in both the shot put and weight throw events at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships ... collegiate-best hammer throw mark of 18.89m/61-11.75 came at the VT Elite Meet ... had a personal-best showing in the shot put at the Indiana Relays ... took third behind a throw of 16.84m/55-3.

2010-11: Competed in two outdoor disciplines (shot put, hammer throw) and two indoor events (shot put, weight throw) ... qualified for the BIG EAST Indoor and BIG EAST Outdoor Championships ... had a third-place showing in the hammer throw at the Lenny Lyles/Clark Wood Invitational ... was sixth in the event at the Border Battle ... landed a fifth-place finish in the hammer throw at the Alabama Relays ... had a season-best mark in the weight throw (16.37m/53-8.5) at the Rod McCravy Memorial ... placed seventh in the shot put at the Gladstein Invitational ... took third in the shot put (16.07m/52-8.75) at the Saluki Fast Start Invitational.

Prep: Two-time All-American at Falmouth High under coach Bill Kulis ... was named the 2010 Massachusetts Gatorade Boys Track and Field Athlete of the Year ... two-time state champion in the shot put ... won the shot put at the 2009 New England Outdoor Championships ... named to the Nike Indoor National and New Balance National teams ... had a third-place finish at the 2010 Nike Indoor Nationals ... placed second at the 2009 New England Indoor Championships ... took 12th at both the 2009 NIKE Indoor and Outdoor Nationals ... holds the Massachusetts Division 2 record in the shot put (63-3) ... earned all-academic honors and was a Rotary Club recipient ... also lettered in hockey and football.

Personal: Son of Keith and Maryanne Bombaugh ... father played football at West Point ... birthday is May 29 ... has one brother ... majoring in political science.

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