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Steve Long
  • Throws
  • Ind: Junior, Out: Junior
  • Gulf Breeze, Fla. (Gulf Breeze HS)
  • BD: 12/23/83 (Camp Pendleton, Calif.)


Shot Put: 41-2.50, 2004 Gator Invitational, Gainesville, Fla.
Weight Throw: 44-8.25, 2004 Florida Intercollegiate, Gainesville, Fla.
Discus: 162-8, HS

2005 AS A SOPHOMORE: Competed in one meet (outdoors) … Advanced to finals and finished ninth in discus at SEC Outdoor Championships with mark of 48.85m/160-3.

2004 AS A FRESHMAN (REDSHIRT): Bests of 12.56m/41-2.50 (shot put), 13.62m/44-8.25 (weight throw) and 48.54m/159-3 (discus) ... Competed in seven meets (three indoor, four outdoor) ... Finished fourth at the FSU Dual meet in the discus with a season-best throw of 48.54m/159-3 ... Recorded a fifth-place finish in the discus at the USF Invitational with a throw of 47.37m/155-5 ... Placed sixth in the discus gold competition at the FSU Relays with a toss of 47.73m/156-7 ... Finished eighth in the shot put at the Southeastern Conference Invitational with a personal-best throw of 12.56m/41-2.50 ... Finished ninth in the weight throw (13.62m/44-8.25) at the Florida Intercollegiate ... Named to the SEC Academic Honor Roll.

2003 AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete for Florida.

HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Best of 162-8 in discus … Finished seventh in 2002 Florida Class 2A state meet in discus (148-1) and was second in region …Won academic award for football three times, basketball two times and baseball two times … Most memorable athletic moment was interception and 80-yard return for a touchdown against rival school … 2002 graduate of Gulf Breeze High School.

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