Competed in the hammer throw at eight meets, finishing in the top five six times… Picked up wins in both of TCU’s home meets, including a season high 64.47m throw at the Horned Frog Invitational… Finished fifth at the Big 12 Championships with a mark of 62.98…
Did not compete in the indoor season.
Earned USTFCCCA Honorable Mention after placing 23rd in the hammer at the NCAA Track & Field Championships ... broke the school hammer throw record at his first meet and continued to improve throughout his freshman campaign ... began the season with back-to-back first place finishes at the TCU Invitational and Ricardo Romo Invite ... logged a season-best and school record distance of 211 feet 6 inches (64.47 meters) at the Jim Click Shootout to place second ... also earned silver the following week at the Tom Jones Memorial with a throw of 206 feet 6 inches (62.94 meters) ... earned bronze at the Big 12 Championships behind a mark of 206 feet 9 inches (63.02 meters) ... replicated that performance at the NCAA West Prelims to place 11th and earn a bid to nationals.
Competed in the weight throw at two meets during the indoor season ... placed seventh at the Charlie Thomas Invite with a distance of 54.5 feet (16.16 meters) ... concluded the season with a 12th-place finish at conference with a mark of 53 feet 4.25 inches (16.26 meters).
World Youth Team (Ireland) ... European Junior Team ... coached by Alan Bertram ... Irish junior record of 71.58 in the hammer throw.
Son of Carolyn and Martin McGuigan ... brother to Dempsey, Dalton, Ashlee, Skye and Chelsea ... plans to throw hammer internationally after graduation ... his brother Dempsey is a hammer thrower at Ole Miss ... his brother Dalton competes in the steeplechase at St. Mary's in England.
|McGuigan's Personal Bests
*- School Record