UND Roster

2011-12 Track and Field Roster

Greg Davis

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Class Freshman
Height 5'11''
Hometown Peachtree, GA
High School Starr's Mill
Bio

AS A SENIOR: Earned all-BIG EAST accolades in the weight throw at the BIG EAST Conference Indoor Championships after finishing second (19.68m) … finished second overall in the hammer throw at the Purdue Mike Poehlein Invitational, with a toss of 56.30m … competed in the Gina Relays in the shot put with a throw of 13.62m … placed first overall at the Blue & Gold Invitational in the weight throw … first overall in the weight throw at the Notre Dame Invitational … earned a monogram.

AS A JUNIOR: Two-time BIG EAST champion … first at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in the weight throw (18.98m) … first at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships in the hammer throw with a toss of 58.65m … opened the season in the weight throw (17.57m) to finish third at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener … competed in the shot put at the same meet with a throw of 14.39m … placed second in the weight throw (17.90m) at the Notre Dame Invitational … competed in the weight throw (17.82m) at the Indiana Relays … competed in the weight throw (18.26m) at the Meyo Invitational … started the outdoor season in the hammer throw at the Arizona State Invitational with a 51.60m throw … third-place finish in the hammer throw (55.79m) at the Mike Poehlein Invitational … competed in the hammer throw at the Dave Rankin Invitational with a 54.32m toss … at the same meet, competed in the shot put (13.59m) … competed in the hammer throw (55.09m) at the Cardinal Classic … concluded his outdoor season in the hammer throw (54.81m) at the NCAA Regionals.

AS A SOPHOMORE:Placed second in the weight throw (17.71m) at the Blue and Gold Invitational … won the weight throw at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener with a 17.71m, while also placing sixth in the shot put with a 1

4.65m … placed fourth in the weight throw (16.93m) and ninth in the shot put (14.26m) at the Notre Dame Invitational … picked up a fourth-place finish in the weight throw at the Indiana Invitational with a 17.74m … placed eighth in the weight throw at the Meyo Invitational (17.92m) while also competing in the shot put … earned all-BIG EAST honors with a throw of 18.76m at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships in the weight throw, while also finishing 10th in the shot put … finished second in the weight throw at the Alex Wilson Invitational (18.26m) … competed in the shot put (fourth), discus (second) and hammer throw (ninth) at the Arizona State Invitational … recorded a hammer throw of 56.32m at the Dave Rankin Invitational, good for a third-place finish … finished 10th in the hammer throw at the Hillsdale Relays (61.30m) … placed sixth in the hammer throw at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships with a distance of 54.04m … finished 31st in the hammer throw (51.57m) at the NCAA Regionals.

AS A FRESHMAN: Concentrated on the shot put and weight throw during the indoor season … finished first at the Blue and Gold Invitational with a weight throw of 17.72m … followed that with a first-place performance at the Notre Dame Indoor Opener, recording a mark of 17.58m in the weight throw … finished 11th in the shot put … took first again in the weight throw at the Notre Dame Invitational with a mark of 17.48m … also finished 10th in the shot put … recorded a weight throw of 17.75m to finish ninth at the Indiana Relays … finished seventh at the Meyo Invitational in the weight throw with a toss of 18.26m … just missed earning all-conference honors with a fourth-place finish at the BIG EAST Indoor Championships, recording a weight throw of 17.77m … finished fourth with a toss of 16.74m in the weight throw at the Alex Wilson Invitational … also finished eighth in the shot put … opened the outdoor season with a 13th-place finish in the hammer throw at the Arizona State Invitational, recording a mark of 54.7m … finished 12th in the hammer throw and 13th in the shot put at the Mike Poehlein Invitational … recorded a toss of 50.68m at the Ole Miss Invitational to finish sixth in the hammer throw … also finished fourth in the shot put with a mark of 12.66m … finished eighth in the hammer at the Eastern Michigan Invitational with a throw of 52.45m … also finished eighth at the Hillsdale Relays, recording a mark of 54.54m … finished fifth at the BIG EAST Outdoor Championships with a hammer throw of 52.94m … closed out the season with an eighth-place finish in the hammer throw at the Georgia Tech Invitational, registering a toss of 174-9m.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL: Seven-time letterwinner in track and field (four) and football (three) at Starr[apos]s Mill (Ga.) … three-time conference and regional champion in track and field during his sophomore, junior and freshman seasons … earned all-conference honors and all-city honors in track and field for four consecutive seasons … named all-state junior and senior seasons in track and field … earned junior national All-American honors in the hammer throw his junior season … current record holder in the shot put and discus at Starr[apos]s Mill … born January 12, 1989, in Newnan, Ga. … son of Karen and Mike Davis … has one sister, Lauren … father, Mike, played football at the Naval Academy … uncle, Greg Cortina, played football and ran track and field at Notre Dame … graduated in May 2011 from the Mendoza College of Business as an accounting major.

DAVIS[apos] CAREER INDOOR BESTS

Shot Put (BIG EAST Championships) 15.62m
Weight Throw (BIG EAST Championships) 18.98m

DAVIS[apos] CAREER OUTDOOR BESTS

Shot Put (Mike Poehlein Invitational) 14.35m
Discus Throw (Arizona State Invitational) 40.40m
Hammer Throw (Dave Rankin Invitational) 58.65m