- Joe Theriac
- Satellite Beach, Fla. (Cocoa Beach HS)
2007 AS A FRESHMAN: Did not compete for Florida.
HIGH SCHOOL/PREP: Best of 167-11 in discus … Set PR at 2006 Florida Class 2A state meet with toss of 167-11 to win state title by more than 15 feet … First-place finish helped Cocoa Beach to fifth place … Also claimed District 13 and Region 4 titles in discus in 2006 … 2006 graduate of Cocoa Beach High School.
BEYOND THE STATS: Born Joseph Samuel Theriac on Dec. 16, 1987 in Cape Canaveral, Fla. … Son of James and Sharon Theriac … Has two older brothers … Brother, Jet, was a thrower for the UF track and field team from 2003-06 … Most memorable athletic moment was setting PR to win 2006 state title … Enjoys golfing and playing guitar … Plays in a band called Bandana’s … Also considered Duke, Wake Forest and Virginia.