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Jordan Pickerel
Player Profile:
Jordan Pickerel 1748900
Position: Throws
Height: 6'1"
Year: Junior
Hometown: Athens, Ga.
High School: Athens Christian School

Career Honors
• USA Junior Championships Participant, Hammer Throw (2013)

Clemson Highlights
• Ranks sixth in Clemson history in the hammer throw.

2015 Highlights
• Recorded career-best marks in all four events in which he competed
• Improved his hammer throw by nearly 17 feet and also moved to sixth in Clemson’s record books for the event
• Posted team-best throw of 181-1 at the Shamrock Invitational
• Placed 15th at the ACC Indoor Championships in the weight throw

2014 Highlights
• Competed in four seperate events for the Tigers
• Had his best performance of the season at the Georgia Tech Invitational where he recorded his top marks in both the discus and hammer throws

Athens Christian School Highlights
• No. 1 ranked in the shot put in the state of Georgia, he won a state title in the event as a junior and senior; also won state crown in the discus in 2013
• Three-time participant at the New Balance Nationals in both the shot put and discus
• Ranked among the top 15 in the 2013 senior class in the weight throw
• Region champion in the shot put and discus in 2012; he won private area 2 and sectional titles in both events as a senior in 2013
• Jr. Olympic All-American in the shot put after finishing eighth in the 2013 USATF meet in Greensboro, N.C.
• Coached by Tim Cummings

Best Collegiate Marks
• Shot Put — 48-4.75 / 14.75m
• Weight Throw — 56-3.25 / 17.15m
• Discus Throw — 153-5 / 46.76m
• Hammer Throw — 181-1 / 55.20m

Personal
• Born 6/29/95
• Majoring in general engineering

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