Big day for TCU throwers at Bobby Lane Invitational
2014 USTFCCCA All-Academic Team 2014 Academic All-Big First Team 2013 Academic All-Big 12 Rookie Team
2014 Outdoor Continued his successful discus career putting up the top four marks by a Horned Frog in 2014 ... threw for six separate top five finishes ... kicked off the season with a third place finish at the TCU Invitational (March 20-21) ... followed that up with a fifth place mark at the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational (April 11) ... improved his next week's results with a fourth place finish at the Michael Johnson/Dr. Pepper Classic (April 18) ... set a personal-record at the Longhorn Invitational (May 3) with a distance of 55.52m, earning him a fourth place finish in the event ... broke his own record at the Big 12 Championships (May 18), increasing his personal-best to 56.23, finishing fourth ... increased the distance of his throws in five-straight meets (53.16m-56-23m) from the Rafer Johnson/Jackie Joyner-Kersee Invitational - the Big 12 Championships.
2013 Outdoor: Qualified for the NCAA West Preliminaries in the discus, finishing 28th ... posted best throw of his TCU career during third-place effort at the Texas Invitational, throwing 178-4 (54.36m) ... after 2013 outdoor season, ranks fourth in TCU history in the disc ... finished 11th in the discus at the Big 12 Championships.
2013 Indoor: Competed in the shot put in two meets for TCU.
Before TCU: Went to Royal Grammar School while working with coach Gary Herrington ... 2012 Olympic Trials finalist in the discus ... third in the discus at the UK Under-23 Championships in 2012 ... English schools champion in the shot put and discus.
Personal: Born Sept. 3, 1992 ... son of Asim and Anna Damadzic .. brother Alen played soccer for University of Nottingham ... kinesiology major.