Joshua Slechta | Throws


Year: Junior

Hometown: Kennard, Neb.

Previous School: Creighton Prep

Major: Criminal Justice/Accounting

2015 NAIA Outdoor All-American (hammer)
2015 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (hammer; discus; javelin)
2015 NAIA Indoor National Champion (weight throw)
2015 GPAC Indoor All-Conference (weight throw)
2014 NAIA Outdoor National Qualifier (hammer throw)
2014 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (javelin, discus)
2013 GPAC Outdoor All-Conference (javelin)

High School
Prepped at Creighton Prep High School in Omaha, Nebraska for 2 years under Coach Setter ... Earned two varisty letters and earned the most points on his team ... Also participated in baseball, basketball, football, and powerlifting.

Born on September 25 in Omaha, Nebraska ... Son of Kent and Mary Slechta ... Has one sister.