Jake Fuller
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Cottonwood, Calif.

High School:
West Valley HS '07

Height / Weight:
6-3 / 202

Position:
Throws

Major:
Mathematics

2009: Led Aggies in discus, firing 50.63m (166-1) to win Woody Wilson Classic, moving up to 9th in UC Davis outdoor history... Finished 4th at Big West Conference Championships (48.25m, 158-4)... Also competed in hammer in 10 meets, delivering 45.34m (148-9) at Hornet Invitational.

2008: Placed 13th in discus (44.15m, 144-10), 16th in hammer (42.80m, 140-5) at Big West Conference meet... Fired season-best discus mark of 49.72m (163-1) at Cal-Nevada state meet, entering school's all-time top 10 list... Best hammer throw was 47.59m (156-2) in home quadrangular.

WEST VALLEY HS '07: Advanced to state finals as a junior and senior... Placed 3rd in discus as a senior (56.56m/185-7), improving from 5th place (54.96m/180-4) in his junior year... Helped lead three teams to Northern Section titles: track & field, swimming, cross country... Won Ed Hendrix Scholar-Athlete Award and Norm MacKenzie Sportsmanship Award in track... Competed for Team Stamina for four years, earning Elite Youth All-America accolades seven times... Medaled in three different Jr. Olympic meets... One of just 10 recepients of National AXA Achievement Award, earning depiction in U.S. News & World Report... Also earned Prudential California High School Volunteer of the Year honor... National Honor Society member.

PERSONAL: Born in Fairfield, Calif.... Majoring in biological sciences... Parents are Scott & Patty Fuller... Career highlight was breaking the Northern Section meet record and West Valley stadium record in his final home meet... Before he reaches the age of 30, he hopes to "get more than 30 stamps in my passport"... Hopes for career as an orthodonist.