Finley celebrates return with two victories and two nation-leading marks
2012 OUTDOOR Set a personal best in Shot Put at the Baker Relays (3/24) where he threw for 12.79 meters (41-11.50 ft.) which placed him in 12th... Competed in the discus at the Baker Relays 3/24) where he set a personal best 41.94 Meters (137-07 ft.)... Finished in fourth place for Discus at the Emporia State Relays (4/7) where he set a mark of 40.11 Meters (131-07 ft.)
HIGH SCHOOL Three-year letterwinner in track and a two year letterwinner in football... 4-time all-conference selection in the discus... Won true-team state discus his senior year with a personal best throw of 158-8ft.
PERSONAL Son of Roger and Marie Dawson... Has one younger brother, Greg (16)... Mother, Marie, attended KU... Plans to major in architecture.