Opened the year placing fourth at the Arkansas Spring Invitational in the javelin throw … Followed it up with two more top-five finishes at the Stanford and Baylor Invitationals — marking a PR of 59.88m/196-5 at the latter … Capped the year placing first in the javelin at the Arkansas Twilight.
Did not compete.
Opened his first year as a Razorback with a second place finish at the Arkansas Spring Invitational in the javelin throw … Collected another top-eight finish at the John McDonnell Invitational with a throw of 57.82m/189-8, good for sixth … Capped his freshman year with a personal best throw of 59.32m/194-7 to finish second at the Arkansas Twilight.
Comes to Arkansas from Shawnee Mission Northwest High School after winning the Kansas state championship in the javelin his senior year … First Team All-Sunflower League … Second Team All-Metro Kansas City … State Runner-up in the javelin as a junior … Threw a personal-best 196-7 in the javelin … Member of the National Honor Society … A four-year honor roll student and Academic Award Letter recipient.
Son of Kimberly and Rick Springer… One sister, Kate…. Majoring in supply chain management.