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ANTONIO EMPERATOR
  • Throws
  • Ind: Senior, Out: Senior
  • Jacksonville, Fla. (Jean Ribault Sr. HS)

CAREER VICTORIES: 1
PERSONAL RECORDS
INDOOR

Weight Throw: 63-5 - 2003 SEC Indoor Championships, Gainesville, Fla.
OUTDOOR
Hammer Throw: 189-7 - 2003 SEC Outdoor Championships, Knoxville, Tenn.
Shot Put: 38-3.25 - 2001 Gator Twi-Light, Gainesville, Fla.

2003 AS A JUNIOR: Bests of 63-5 (weight throw) and 189-7 (hammer throw)...Competed in 11 meets (five indoor, six outdoor)...Finished 11th in the finals of the hammer throw at the NCAA East Regional with a mark of 184-4...Placed ninth in the hammer throw at the SEC Outdoor Championships with a career-best mark of 189-7...Runner-up in the hammer throw at the Texas Invitational with a mark of 186-6...Scored at the SEC Quad meet with a second-place finish in the hammer throw (177-1)...Runner-up in the hammer throw at the Florida Relays with a mark of 187-3...Scored at the SEC Indoor Championships with a school-record mark of 63-5 in the weight throw...Finished third in the weight throw at the Tyson Invitational with a mark of 62-10...Won the weight throw at the Florida Intercollegiates with a mark of 61-5.75...2003 WINS (1): (i) Florida Intercollegiates weight throw (61-5.75)

2002 AS A SOPHOMORE: Bests of 60-9.25 (Weight Throw) and 177-9 (Hammer Throw)... Competed in 12 meets (six indoors, six outdoors)... Finished ninth in the hammer throw with a personal best mark of 177-9 at the SEC Championships... Season al best of 60-9.25 in the weight throw at the Fast Times Qualifier.

2001 AS A FRESHMAN: Bests of 60-11.75 (Weight Throw) and 168-5 (Hammer Throw)... Competed in nine meets (two indoors, seven outdoors)... Finished 10th in the hammer at the Reebok Invitational... 10th in the hammer throw at the SEC Championships... Personal best of 168-5 in the hammer throw at the Gator Twi-Light... 19th in the hammer throw at the Sea Ray Relays (164-3)... Second in the hammer at the SEC Triangular (159-9)... Second at the Florida Intercollegiates with a personal best of 50-8.75.

HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Jean Ribault High was 1999 state runner up... Two-time all district selection... Member of the All-Academic team. High School Coach: Harold Porter

PREP BESTS: Discus: 155-5.

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