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Player Bio: Tim Gehring :: Track  

  Tim Gehring
Tim Gehring

Player Profile
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Kettle Falls, Washington

High School:
Kettle Falls

Event:
Throws

Birthdate:
06/29/1981

2004:
Men's Team Captain

WSU CAREER. JUNIOR (2002-03): Indoor - Team leader in both shot put (PR 17.59m/57-8 1/2i) and weight throw (16.97m/55-8 142i)...finished eighth in the shot put and 14th in the weight throw at the MPSF Championships...Outdoor - Finished seventh in both the shot put and hammer throw at the Pac-10 Championships...hammer throw of 60.01m/196-10 was PR and NCAA Regional Qualifier (5/18/03, Los Angeles)...shot put NCAA RQ and PR of 17.98m/59-0 was thrown at Willie Williams Classic (3/22/03, Tucson)...at NCAA West Regional meet finished eighth in shot and 12th in hammer.

SOPHOMORE (2001-02): Indoor - Improved shot put PR to 17.26m/56-7 1/2i but finished only fifth in the nearly world class men's competition at the Vandal Indoor (2/15/02, Moscow)...at MPSF Championships (2/23/02, Flagstaff) finished 10th in shot put (16.76m/55-0) and 13th in weight throw (16.55m/54-3 3/4i)...Outdoor - Finished sixth in the hammer at the Pac-10 Championships with a toss of 58.19m/190-11 (5/19/02, Pullman)...hammer PR throw 59.02m/193-8 came at Stanford Invite (3/30/02, Stanford)...also threw PR in discus of 43.31m/142-1 (5/4/02, Pullman).

REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (2000-01): Indoor - Best throws of season came in Kibbie Dome - shot put (15.87m/52-1i) and weight throw (15.95m/52-4i)...at Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships (2/23/01, Flagstaff) finished 14th in weight throw (15.17m/49-9 1/4i) and 15th in the shot put (15.38m/50-5 1/2i)...Outdoor - Top hammer mark of 54.66m/179-4 thrown in dual meet versus Washington (4/7/01, Pullman)...finished 11th in hammer at Pac-10 Championships (5/20/01, Berkeley) with mark of 52.30m/171-7).

FRESHMAN (1999-2000): Redshirt.

HIGH SCHOOL CAREER. Earned four varsity letters in track for coach and father Edward Gehring at Kettle Falls High...set school records in shot put and discus as a junior and bettered both as a senior - 58-1 in shot put and 168-9 3/4 in the discus...as a senior named North East `A' League track athlete of the year...all-state first team after making second team as junior...two-time coach's award winner...team points leader as a sophomore...most improved and outstanding scholar athlete as freshman.

PERSONAL. Born 6/29/81 in Colville, Washington...father Edward teaches high school biology...mother Judith is a homemaker...brother Todd (2/11/68) competed in track for Spokane Falls Community College...sister Kimberly (7/20/72)...graduated Cum Laude in May 2003 with a BA in business administration, majoring in accounting...one of a dozen student-athletes awarded Cougar Pride Academic Salute, recognized for accomplishment in the community, in the classroom and on the playing field.

GEHRING'S WSU BESTS
35# Weight - 17.59m / 57-8 1/2i (2002)
Shot put - 17.98m / 59-0 (2003)
Discus - 43.31m / 142-1 (2002)
Hammer - 60.01m / 196-10 (2003)

PAC-10 CHAMPIONSHIPS PERFORMANCES 2003 Shot Put 7th 17.86m / 58-7 1/4 Hammer 7th 60.01m / 196-10 2002 Hammer 6th 58.19m / 190-11 2001 Hammer 11th 52.30m / 171-7

NCAA WEST REGIONAL PERFORMANCES 2003 Shot Put 8th 17.96m / 58-11 1/4 Hammer 12th 57.15m / 187-7

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