KU athletes looking for successful meet with Big 12 Championships next week
2011 OUTDOOR Top mark of the season in the javelin came at the Razorback Spring Invitational (4/2), placing third with a throw of 62.20m (204-01 ft.)... Placed 11th in the javelin at the Big 12 Championships (5/13), hitting a mark of 57.02m (187-01 ft.)... Competed in the javelin at the NCAA West Preliminary (5/26) and placed 36th with a mark of 58.23m (191-00 ft.).
2011 INDOOR Season's top shot put mark came at the Kansas vs. Missouri Dual (1/14) in a seventh-place finish, hitting a mark of 12.77m (41-10.75 ft.)... Placed sixth in the shot put at the Bob Timmons Challenge (12/4) with a throw of 12.30m (40-04.25 ft.).
2010 OUTDOOR Continued his dominance in the javelin with two first-place and a second-place finish... Best throw of the season came at the John McDonnell Invitational (4/9) finishing first with a throw of 67.41m (221-02 ft.), a team best... Recorded another first-place finish with a throw of 64.26m (210-10 ft.) at the Arkansas Spring Invitational (3/27).
2010 INDOOR Set a personal best in the shot put at the Bill Easton Classic (1/8) with a throw of 13.28m (43-07.00 ft.) and finished in sixth place... Highest finish was fifth at the Bob Timmons Challenge (12/4) where he recorded a throw of 12.97m (42-06.75 ft.).
2009 OUTDOOR Utilized redshirt season.
2009 INDOOR Utilized redshirt season.
2008 OUTDOOR Won the javelin in two of the three meets in which he competed before suffering a season-ending injury... His NCAA Regional and U.S. Olympic Trials-qualifying throw of 72.51 meters (237-11 ft.) earned him first place at the Georgia Invitational... Finished first at the Missouri Relays with an NCAA Regional-qualifying throw of 68.04 meters (223-03 ft.)... Placed fourth at the Kansas Relays with a throw of 71.60 meters (234-11 ft.), also an NCAA Regional and U.S. Olympic Trials-qualifying toss.
HIGH SCHOOL Three-time letterwinner in football... Four-time letterwinner in track and field... Three-time Kansas state champion in the javelin... 2007 Kansas Gatorade Athlete of the Year... Two-time javelin champion at the Kansas Relays... Two-time All-American... National high school record holder in the javelin with a throw of 69.97 meters (229-07 ft.).
PERSONAL Son of Brad and Liz Trimble and brother of Kellsey Trimble... Born in Topeka, Kan... Majoring in film.