Justin Kirkland
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Los Angeles, Calif.

High School:
Notre Dame HS '10

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 197

Position:
Throws

Major:
Psychology

NOTRE DAME HS '10: Finished 2nd at Southern Section D-III meet in shot (55-1)... Advanced to Masters' meet, placing 10th (54-9)... Also a two-year section qualifier in discus, capturing 7th as a junior (152-9), 11th as a senior (146-5)... Twice named Most Valuable for field events... Also a standout lineman on football team.

PERSONAL: Born in Los Angeles, Calif.... Majoring in psychology... Parents are Craig and Debbie Kirkland... Proudest personal accomplishment was "choosing to focus on track and field and standing by my decision"... Hopes for career in child psychology or as a personal therapist.