Jayhawks win four-straight field events and KU relay teams run away with three gold medals
2011 OUTDOOR Competed in both the shot put and discus at the Big 12 Outdoor Championships (5/15), placing 15th in the shot put with a mark of 15.62m (51-03.00 ft.) and hitting a season-best distance of 46.82m (153-07 ft.) in the discus to take 20th... Won the discus at the Mayaguez Spring Break Classic (3/19) with a mark of 45.02m (147-08 ft.)... Hit a personal-best distance of 16.29m (53-05.50 ft.) in the shot put at the Kansas Relays (4/22), placing fifth... Placed fourth in the hammer throw at the Razorback Spring Invitational (4/2) with a mark of 42.33m (138-10 ft.)... Named to the Academic All-Big 12 Second Team.
2011 INDOOR Season-best throw in the shot put came at the New Balance Invitational (2/4) hitting a mark of 15.98m (52-05.00 ft.) and placing 16th... Competed in the shot put at the Big 12 Indoor Championships (2/26), finishing 15th with a top throw of 15.30m (50-02.50 ft.)... Took sixth in the shot put at the Missouri vs. Kansas Dual (1/14) with a mark of 15.85m (52-00.00 ft.)... Top performance in the weight throw came at the Bill Easton Classic (1/8), an eighth-place finish with a season-best throw of 15.24m (50-00.00 ft.).
2010 OUTDOOR Set a new personal record in the shot put with a throw of 15.98m (52-05.25 ft.) and finishing second at the John McDonnell Invitational (3/9)... Placed third at the Arkansas Spring Invitational (3/27) with a throw of 15.75m (51-08.25 ft.).
AT HUTCHINSON CC Took sixth in the shot put at the 2008 indoor regional championships with a throw of 46-8 ft.
HIGH SCHOOL Finished seventh in the shot put at the Kansas State Championships his senior year... Runner-up at regionals also during his senior year... Graduated in the top 10 percent of his class... Member of the National Honor Society.
PERSONAL Son of Dave and Suzanne Krause... Has one sibling, Jordan (23)... Grandfather, Roland, attended KU... Majoring in finance.