WSU CAREER. SOPHOMORE (2009-10): Indoor - Led the team in shot put with PR toss of 13.78m/45-2 1/2i for eighth place at MPSF Championships (2/27/10, Seattle)...Outdoor- Season-best javelin was 46.93m/154-0 at WSU vs. Washington Dual Meet...finished eighth in javelin at Pac-10 Championships with toss of 44.41m/145-8...at NCAA Preliminary Rounds, finished 33rd in javelin (42.26m/138-8).
FRESHMAN (2008-09): Indoor - Leading Cougar in shot put with heave of 13.52m/44-4 1/4i for 10th place at Mountain Pacific Sports Federation Championships (2/28/09, Seattle)...also threw 20-lb weight 13.34m/43-9 1/4i at Cougar Indoor (1/230/09, Pullman)...Outdoor - Had outstanding rookie season for Cougs...reached NCAA RQ in javelin with toss of 47.85m/157-0 at WSU-Washington Dual meet (5/2/09, Seattle)...at same meet threw PR in shot of 13.44m/44-1 1/4...tope hammer throw was 40.54m/133-0 at Sam Adams Classic (4/4/09, Spokane)...took sixth place in javelin at Pac-10 Championships with toss of 46.78m/153-6 (5/17/09, Eugene)...placed seventh in javelin at NCAA West Regional meet with throw of 46.24m/151-8 (5/30/09, Eugene).
HIGH SCHOOL CAREER. Earned 10 varsity letters at Mark Morris High...four in basketball as a forward for coach Michael Poindexter...two in swimming for coach Richard Carr...two in softball for coach Terry Boudreau...two in track as a thrower for coach Sam Tilton...during basketball career earned four Greater St. Helen's League honors all four years - honorable mention as frosh, second team sophomore and junior years, first team as senior...named second team All-Area basketball as junior...GSH League Student-Athlete of the Year as senior...in softball selected all-league honorable mention as freshman and second team as sophomore...during track junior season won district titles in shot put and javelin...at state 2A championships placed third in javelin and 10th in shot put...senior season took third place in shot put at state meet...competed in the 2008 USATF Junior Olympics shot put finishing 20th.
PERSONAL. Born in November 1989 in Longview, Wash...father Andrew Hamilton is a Kelso police officer...mother Shawn Nyman is a para-educator...older brothers Jonathon and Stephen...younger sisters Crystal and Lana...3.83 GPA...Honor Society member, teen mentor for elementary students...Cispus Camp counselor, Leadership club member, Link crew...majoring in mathematics.
2010 Javelin 8th 44.41m / 145-8 2009 Javelin 6th 46.78m / 153-6NCAA WEST REGIONAL PERFORMANCES
2010 Javelin 33rd 42.26m / 138-8 2009 Javelin 7th 46.24m / 151-8
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