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Tim Skeper
  • Javelin
  • Ind: Junior, Out: Junior
  • Hamden, Conn. (Hyde Leadership School)
  • BD: 11/17/83 (New Haven, Conn.)

CAREER VICTORIES: 1
PERSONAL BESTS
OUTDOOR

Javelin: 61.44m/201-7, 2005 Texas Relays, Austin, Texas

2006 AS A JUNIOR: Best of 60.38m/198-1 (javelin) … Competed in two meets (both outdoor) … Suffered through elbow injury during season … Threw for only second time of season at SEC Outdoor Championships and took eighth with mark of 59.47m/195-1 … Finished third at inaugural Walt Disney World Invitational with mark of 60.38/198-1 in the javelin.

2005 AS A SOPHOMORE: Best of 201-7 (javelin) … Competed in five meets (all outdoor) … Placed seventh in javelin at Southeastern Conference Outdoor Championships with mark of 59.77m/196-1 … Threw 58.37m/191-6 to finish sixth in javelin at Penn Relays … Took eighth at Texas Relays in javelin, but posted the fifth-best throw in school history with mark of 201-7 … Finished fourth in javelin at Yellow Jacket Invitational with mark of 57.19/187-7.

2004 AS A REDSHIRT FRESHMAN: Wins (1): (o) FSU Dual meet javelin (56.28m/184-8) … Best of 192-3 (javelin) … Competed in four meets (all outdoor) ... Scored at the SEC Outdoor Championships with an eighth-place finish in the javelin (58.61m/192-3) ... Won the javelin at the FSU Dual meet with a mark of 56.28m/184-8 ... Finished third in the javelin at the USF Invitational with a mark of 44.93m/147-5.

2003 AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete for Florida.

HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Best of 206-5 in javelin … Received all-area, all-state and All-America honors in high school … Set record at Hyde Leadership School in javelin … Was a member of two state championship teams … Also lettered in football for two years…Most memorable moment was winning the state open championship … Admires his high school coach, Chris Sagnella, for helping him achieve his dreams … 2002 graduate of Hyde Leadership School.

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