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Tim Abbott

Class: Junior
Position: Throws
Height: 6-5

Previous School: Cedar Park Christian HS

Hometown: Kenmore, Wash.

2012 Outdoor Track & Field (So.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll
• Enjoyed a breakthrough season in the discus, improving by more than 15 feet from his freshman campaign
• Placed 4th in the Big South discus final and 7th at the IC4A meet
• His personal-best discus mark of 167-4 at IC4A ranks No. 7 in program history.
• Came in 16th in the Big South shot put competition

2011-12 Indoor Track & Field (So.)
• Finished 6th in the shot put and 11th in the weight throw at the Big South Championship
• Recorded a personal-best shot put mark of 49-9.75 at the Sykes-Sabock Challenge Cup
• Threw the weight a personal-best 48-9 at the Liberty Quad

2011 Outdoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• Big South Presidential Honor Roll member
• Posted a ninth-place discus finish and a 12th-place shot put showing at the Big South meet
• His season-best throws of 46-4 in the shot put and 151-11 in the discus both occurred at the Radford Invitational.

2010-11 Indoor Track & Field (Fr.)
• 12th-place finisher in the Big South shot put final
• Shot putted a season-best 46-1.5 at the Liberty Quad

• Graduated from Cedar Park Christian School
• Top marks included 48-10 in the shot put and 160-10 in the discus
• Came in fourth in the discus at the Washington 1A state meet as a senior
• Named team MVP in 2010
• Played high school football

• Son of Greg and Carrie Abbott
• Business major
• Birthday is on Dec. 28

Top Efforts in a Liberty Uniform
SP – 49-9.75 (15.18m) (Indoor)
DISC – 167-4 (51.01m)
WT – 48-9 (14.86m) (Indoor)
HAM – 140-2 (42.72m)