Joshua Slechta | Throws

169Josh-Slechta_IMG_7058.jpgHeight: 6-5

Year: Sophomore

Hometown: Kennard, Neb.

Previous School: Creighton Prep

Major: Criminal Justice/Accounting

2012-13 Bests
Weight throw: 52' 4.5" (UNK Invite)
Hammer throw: 144' 3" (NWU Open)
Discus: 145' (UNK Invite)
Javelin: 172' 3" (Concordia Twilight)

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.