FRESNO CITY COLLEGE: Two-year state qualifier, finishing 4th in shot put (15.58m, 51-1.5) as a sophomore, 9th in discus (42.64m, 139-10) as a freshman... Won 2008 NorCal shot title (15.16m, 49-9) to advance... Hit shot PR of 16.04m (52-7.5) and discus best of 45.72m (150-0) at Hartnell's Ed Adams Invite during sophomore season.
BUCHANAN HS '06: Placed 10th in discus (169-5) at CIF state meet as a senior, 9th (172-1) as a junior... Advanced to 2006 states after finishing 3rd (162-11) at Central Section championships... Also placed 4th in shot (52-8) at CIF-CS meet as a senior... Took 2nd in discus (172-6), 9th in shot (46-2) at section meet in 2005... Set school discus record for each class year, including overall mark of 173-0.
PERSONAL: Born in Clovis, Calif.... Majoring in computer science... Parents are Jeryl and Theresa Pierro... Full name is Jeryl Scott Pierro, but goes by middle name... Landed a job as a computer programmer straight out of high school... Hopes to one day start his own software company.
Aggies host All-Comers
Track & Field Meet on Jan. 28