Eddie Orgon
Class:
Senior

Hometown:
Fair Oaks, Calif.

High School:
Jesuit HS '07

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 242

Position:
Throws

Major:
Biological Systems Engineering

2010: Qualified for NCAA West Regional in shot put (37th) thanks to 17.06m (55-11.75) effort at Sac State Open... Moved up to 5th in school history... Placed 7th in hammer (50.56m, 165-10), 9th in discus (46.89m, 153-10), 11th in shot (15.26m, 50-00.75) at Big West Conference Championships... Hammer and discus marks were PRs and team season bests... Also led Aggies indoors in shot (16.78m, 55-0.76) and weight throw (13.45m, 44-1.5).

2009: Hit season-best 16.73m (54-10.75) to place 3rd at Big West Conference meet... Broke 16-meter plateau with 16.01 (52-6.5) at Sac State Open the week before... Added 10th in hammer (46.50m, 152-7) and 16th in discus (44.03m, 144-5) at conference... Season-best discus mark was 47.11m (154-7) at Brutus Hamilton... Had Aggies' best hammer throw of 48.53m (159-3) at Hornet Invite... Competed at two indoor meets, hitting bests of 15.46m (50-8.75) in shot, 14.37m (47-1.75) in weight throw at Washington Invite.

2008: Finished 17th in shot put (14.25m, 46-9) at Big West Conference meet... Hit season-best 14.83m (48-8) during Causeway Dual... Threw hammer in six meets, finishing regular season with 46.37m (152-1) in Aggie Twilight meet... Also his discus best in that meet, posting 40.89m (134-2) effort.

JESUIT HS '07: Won shot put with PR of 56-9 at Sac-Joaquin Section meet to advance to state championships... Also a SJS Masters' meet competitor in discus (11th, 141-6)... Won Delta League (later Delta River League) titles in shot (51-5.5) as a junior, then placed 3rd at section meet... Also played football for former Aggie Dan Carmazzi... Made high honor roll all four years... Member of National Honor Society.

PERSONAL: Born in Sacramento, Calif.... Majoring in biological systems engineering... Parents are Ed & Cindi Orgon... Career highlight was winning the Sac-Joaquin Section Masters meet as a senior.