Ken Cooper
Ken Cooper
Height: 6-3
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Newport Beach, Calif.
High School: Corona Del Mar
Position: Throws
Major: Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

2014: NCAA Qualifier (shot put, hammer throw, discus throw) … NEWMAC All-Conference (hammer, discus) … NEWMAC Men’s Field Athlete of the Year … (Outdoor): competed in three events at the 2014 Outdoor NCAA Championships (5/24)  finishing 10th in the shot put (53-03.50), 12th in the discus throw (160-06), and 20th in the hammer throw (165-07) … won both the shot put and discus throw at the ECAC Championships (5/16) clearing 54-07.25 and 161-08, respectively … earned NEWMAC (4/26) titles in the discus throw and hammer throw hitting 165-11 and 182.04 … personal outdoor bests from this season were 54-07.25 in the shot put, 165-11 in the discus throw, and 187-07 in the hammer throw … (Indoor): competed in his first Indoor NCAA Championships (3/15) and finished 10th in the shot put (51-00.00) and 14th in the weight throw (56-03.25) … finished second in both events at the New England Division III Championships (2/22) hitting 60-11.50 in the weight throw and 54-07.50 in the shot put … recorded a season best weight throw at the Tufts Invitational (2/15) clearing 61-04.25 … best shot put performance came at the Bowdoin Quad (1/18) where he hit 55-00.25.

Off the Track: Majoring in electrical engineering and computer science.

High School: A 2011 graduate of Corona Del Mar High School.