JUNIOR (1998-99): Indoor - Personal best in 35#weight throw of 18.58m/60-11 1/2i with second-place finish at Wolf Pack Invitational (1/30/99, Reno)...took fifth place at MPSF Championships with 18.26m/59-11i (2/20/99, Reno)...Outdoor - Finished sixth in hammer at Pac-10 Championships with 58.20m/190-11 mark (5/22/99, Tempe)...had PR and NCAA PQ of 64.20m/210-7 the week before with hammer win at Pre-Pac-10 Invite (5/16/99, Tucson)...bested shot put mark to 14.70m/47-9 at Oregon dual (4/3/99, Pullman)...
SOPHOMORE (1997-98): Indoor - Threw lifetime-best in 35# weight of 18.01m/59-1 1/4i for second at the Wolf Pack Invite (1/31/98, Reno)...Outdoor - Led the team in hammer...hit career-best and NCAA provisional qualifying mark of 60.44m/198-3 in win at WSU-Washington-Idaho dual in Pullman (4/11/198)...
REDSHIRT FRESHMAN (1996-97): Indoor - Redshirt season...competed unattached with 35# weight throw best of 16.59m/54-5 1/4i (2/15/97, Moscow)...Outdoor - Threw discus and hammer...had prs in both at UW dual meet (4/12/97, Seattle) - discus mark of 54.02m/177-3 was third place and hammer mark 58.04m/190-5 was second...at Pac-10 meet finished 12th in discus (46.86m/153-9) and scored at eighth in hammer with 58.02m/190-4 mark...
FRESHMAN (1995-96): Outdoor - Redshirt season...Indoor - Best efforts in discus 46.94m/154i (2/17/96, Moscow), in shot put 11.74m/38-6 1/4i (2/10/96, Cheney), and in the 35# weight 14.14m/46-4 1/4i (2/10/96, Cheney).
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER: Lettered all four years in both cross country and track at Sequim High...cross country coach was Jim Adams...sprint coach was Jeff Pederson and throws coach was Brad Moorand...as a FRESHMAN threw the discus 143-8 and shot 42-2...during his SOPHOMORE year threw discus school record 169-7...placed third in discus at state meet...best shot effort 48-0 1/2...selected all-league...named team MVP...in his JUNIOR year heaved discus 174...at state meet placed fourth in discus and 12th in shot...team captain...selected all-league and team MVP...best shot put was 52-7...also ran 100m in 11.4 and 400m in 53.74...as a SENIOR, bettered discus record with 176 throw...missed shot record but tossed 55-1 1/2...placed fifth in shot at state meet...repeated as all-league, team MVP and captain...ran a 200m best time of 23.4.
PERSONAL: Born William Johnstone Schade on 6/25/77 at Port Angeles, Wash...father Bruce is a carpenter...mother Ann is a postal worker...grandfather Bill Schade was a hurdler and high jumper at WSU...enjoys photography hobby...prep grade point of 3.67...was selected Student of the Year...1997 Pac-10 All-Academic second team...majoring in English at WSU.
B.J. SCHADE'S WASHINGTON STATE BESTS: Indoor: 35# weight throw - 18.58m/60-11 1/2i (1/30/99, Reno). Outdoor - Shot Put - 14.70m/48-2 3/4 (4/3/99, Pullman), Discus - 54.02m/177-3 (4/12/97, Seattle), Hammer - 64.20m/210-7 (5/16/99, Tucson).