UND Roster

2014-15 Track and Field Roster

Peter Kristiansen

Throws


Class Junior
Hometown Mendham, NJ
High School Delbarton
Bio

AS A JUNIOR: Competed in the javelin throw in six meets … finished fifth at the GVSU Second to Last Chance Meet … had back-to-back third place finishes at the Hillsdale College GINA Relays and the Polytan Invitational … placed fourth at the Louisville Border Battle with season best throw of 53.29m … named to the Dean[apos]s List following the spring 2013 semester.

AS A SOPHOMORE:Javelin throw of 47.61m earned a third-place finish at the Poehlein Invitational … logged a season-best throw of 48.94m at the GINA Relays … named a BIG EAST Academic All-Star.

AS A FRESHMAN:Competed in the javelin in first season with the Irish … set best mark of the year in last competition of the season, hurling the javelin 53.82m at the Gina Relays, good for second place … opened up season with a throw of 52.65m and third place overall at the Purdue Mike Poehlein Invitational … at the Texas Roadhouse Border Battle, finished second with a toss of 51.05m, falling to teammate Justin Schneider (52.37) … placed fourth at the Purdue Dave Rankin Invitational, throwing the javelin 45.49m.

HIGH SCHOOL AND PERSONAL:Four-time letterwinner in indoor/outdoor track & field at Delbarton (N.J.) … competed in the javelin and shot put … conference champion and all-conference selection in outdoor track & field during senior season … born in Long Branch, N.J. … son of Rosemary and John Kristiansen … father graduated from Notre Dame in 1982 … brother, Andrew, went to Notre Dame … enrolled in the College of Arts and Letters and is majoring in design.